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Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens

B&H # NI5012 MFR # 1435 USA
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Product Highlights

  • F Mount Lens/FX Format
  • Aperture Range: f/1.2 to 16
  • Super Integrated Coating
  • Manual Focus
  • Aperture Control Ring
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 19.7"
  • Filter Diameter: 52mm
  • 9-Blade Diaphragm
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Take photos with a unique look and feel with the ultra-fast f/1.2 aperture of Nikon's NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens, which also offers more possibilities in low-light photography. It also provides very shallow depth images when used at f/1.2. This lens is built to Nikon's classic all-metal manual focus standards offering smooth focusing and rugged construction along with a physical aperture control ring. Also, it has a Super Integrated Coating to limit flare and ghosting along with a minimum focus distance of 19.7". Additionally, it takes 52mm threaded filters and has a 9-blade diaphragm to produce extremely smooth out-of-focus areas.

Performance
Focal Length 50mm
Comparable 35mm Equivalent on DX Format Focal Length: 75 mm
Aperture Maximum: f/1.2
Minimum: f/16
Camera Mount Type Nikon F
Format Compatibility Nikon FX/35mm Film
Nikon DX
Angle of View 46°
DX Picture Angle: 31° 30'
Minimum Focus Distance 1.64' (50 cm)
Magnification Not Specified By Manufacturer
Maximum Reproduction Ratio Not Specified By Manufacturer
Elements/Groups 7/6
Diaphragm Blades 9
Features
Image Stabilization No
Autofocus No
Tripod Collar No
Physical
Filter Thread Front:52 mm
Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 2.70 x 1.87" (68.5 x 47.5 mm)
Weight 12.7 oz (360 g)
Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens
  • 52mm Snap-On Lens Cap
  • LF-1 Rear Lens Cap for F Mount Lenses
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Limited 4-Year USA Extension upon Registration
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    NikonNIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens
     
    4.9

    (based on 93 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (86)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (6)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 2 Stars

       

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    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Durable (74)
    • Strong construction (72)
    • Nice bokeh (58)
    • Consistent output (51)
    • Rugged (51)

    Cons

    • Heavy (6)
    • Tough to attach (4)

    Best Uses

    • Low light (62)
    • Night photography (62)
    • Landscape/scenery (31)
    • Weddings (29)
    • Video (21)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Photo enthusiast (23), Semi-pro photographer (21), Pro photographer (18), Enthusiast (9), Casual photographer (6)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (61)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Masterpiece of the current era

    Where do I begin describing this lens. What a beautiful piece of work and when you hold it in your hands it just makes you want to use it all the time. I've used...Read complete review

    Where do I begin describing this lens. What a beautiful piece of work and when you hold it in your hands it just makes you want to use it all the time. I've used quite a few lenses, from 24-70 F2.8, 70-200 F2.8, 85mm F1.8, 35mm, 10-24mm but this lens is my favorite.

    Although some people have mentioned that it is a little soft when stopped wide open, I do not necessarily agree. The current generations of Dslr viewfinders are not designed to be used with manual lenses and when you have stopped the lens at F1.2 you really need to have a clear idea what you are trying to achieve. It takes a while to master it but when you get it right, the sharpness and the insane bokeh will blow you away. Its built like a tank but its not weather sealed and I don't mind it. Every pro has many weather sealed lenses for extreme weather anyways. The focusing is smooth, and I mean smooth!

    I can go on and on about this masterpiece but you have to use one to believe it. Buy it now while its still around and start making photographs rather than pushing buttons!

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Nikkor 50mm f/1.2

    I did test of the Nikkor 50mm f/1.2 lens and found that it was excellent from f/2.8 - f/16 (overall about equal or better in sharpness to my Nikkor Nano...Read complete review

    I did test of the Nikkor 50mm f/1.2 lens and found that it was excellent from f/2.8 - f/16 (overall about equal or better in sharpness to my Nikkor Nano 24-70mm f/2.8). However I got this lens mostly for use between f/1.2 and f/2.8. At wide open I found it to be too soft of focus to meet my needs. So, on one end it give it 5 stars and on the other 1 star.

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    5.0

    Must have lens!

    By Double R

    from Alexandria, Mn

    About Me Casual Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Consistent Output
    • Durable
    • Easily Interchangeable
    • Nice Bokeh
    • Strong Construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Indoors/Low Light
      • Landscape/Scenery
      • Macro Photography

      Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

      I use this lens for big packaging collection shots along with close up food photography and love it for both uses. I love the versitility and the depth of field. Not so great that their isn't zoom so for a wider shot I have to stand pretty far away to get everything in the shot. Overall it's a must have for the camera accessory bag. (Rather, putting all my other lenses in the bag and using this one for everything!)

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      4.0

      Go for it

      By esymour templar

      from NYC

      About Me Pro Photographer

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Consistent Output
      • Durable
      • Nice Bokeh
      • Rugged
      • Strong Construction

      Cons

      • Heavy

      Best Uses

      • Indoors/Low Light
      • Landscape/Scenery
      • Night Photography

      Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

      Formidable lens, well built. I use it professionally on sets, at around ƒ=8. Very little distortion, extremely good sharpness.
      I mount it on both my Nikon D810 & my Canon 1DsMkII: it works well on both, but the assisted focus light in the Nikon's viewfinder is a great help in dark situations.
      It is a bit soft wide open, it is to be expected @ 1.2, but from ƒ=2 on, it's a breeze to work with. I haven't noticed any flare or ghosts in normal use, and I check for these at full size on the 36MP raw the D810 produces.
      It is heavy, not weather sealed. but it is a wonderful, beautiful lens.

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      5.0

      This lens has no equal! I love it

      By The Sicilian

      from San Diego, CA

      About Me Semi-pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Consistent Output
      • Durable
      • Easily Interchangeable
      • Lightweight
      • Nice Bokeh
      • Rugged
      • Strong Construction

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

          First off I have to tell you I am in no way affiliated with Nikon or subsidiaries, nor am I receiving any compensation for this review. I am a semi-pro photographer that has been shooting since the film days and I can tell you this lens is fantastic.

          I have shot with Canon and Nikon, and Pentax 50mm lenses. The last 50mm lens I used was the Canon 50mm 1.4, which also was a great lens. But the quality and the bokeh with this thing wide open is just amazing. It is manual focus, and the plane of focus is paper thin so yes it it does take some skill to nail a sharp image, but practice makes perfect. However if you shoot action you may want to look elsewhere or just buy a cheaper 50 1.8 for your fast moving subjects.

          As for build quality AIS Nikon lenses should be the standard that all lenses are compared to.

          Final summation, if I could I would give this 50mm 1.2 6 out of 5 stars.

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          5.0

          Great Lens

          By Matt

          from Dallas, TX

          About Me Photography Student

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Consistent Output
          • Durable
          • Nice Bokeh
          • Rugged
          • Strong Construction

          Cons

          • Tough To Attach

          Best Uses

          • Indoors/Low Light
          • Macro Photography
          • Night Photography
          • Video
          • Weddings/Events

          Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

          Awesome lens. Sharp focus, crisp lines, clean and unique bokeh. Sure it's not as fancy as the Canon 50mm f/1.2. The trade off is instead of cheap plastic and electronics that can fail, you have a solid lens made of steel and glass. Just looking at the amount of glass will make you fall in love with this lens.

          You will not regret your purchase! Happy shooting!

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          5.0

          Great Lens

          By Bob

          from Corona, CA

          About Me Casual Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Nice Bokeh
          • Rugged
          • Strong Construction

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Indoors/Low Light
            • Landscape/Scenery
            • Night Photography
            • Video

            Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

            After purchasing the Nikkor 50mm f/1.2 AIS my Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 AIS takes a back seat.

            Will I sell my f/1.4? NO ... they both excel in low-light and shallow depth of field 'bokeh'.

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            5.0

            A vintage lens of impeccable quality.

            By jamesm1291

            from Seattle WA

            About Me Semi-pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Consistent Output
            • Durable
            • Easily Interchangeable
            • Nice Bokeh
            • Rugged
            • Strong Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All Around 50mphotography

              Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

              When I purchased my Nikon DF, I began looking for lenses that fit the retro style and high quality of the camera. I began my life in photography in the 1940's with an Exacta SLR, followed by a series of pentaxes and Nikons. I have always enjoyed being in control of the camera, rather than the camera controlling me, and the manual feel and operation of the DF seemed to fit my style. The D4 sensor with incredible high ISO performance added to the excitement. I had read about the excellence of the old, but still manufactured Nikkor F1.2 AIS manual focus lens and was tempted by the possibility of taking pictures by candle light with the lens at F1.2 and ISO at 12,800.

              When the lens came, I immediately fell in love with the solid feel of the metal body, the smooth and easy short throw focussing, the depth of field indicator and the the click F stops on the barrel. Since it has no automatic contact points on the barrel and is manual, the manual switch on the DF must be set and the EXIF information programmed via the special lens setting option in the camera menu. Then with the knob on the body set to aperture priority, the camera is ready to go. The operation is just like a Pentax spotmatic or a Nikon FE. You set the aperture on the lens, the ISO on the body and focus manually. It focusses wide open and then shuts down to chosen F stop automatically when the picture is taken. The shutter speed automatically adjusts accordingly. Just like the old days!

              But these are new days and the picture quality with the D4 sensor and the incredible lens sharpness from F2 on, but still excellent at F1.2, and the great bouquet at wide apertures, is nothing short of amazing. Manual focussing with autofocus set to central spot is really easy and the focus confirmation spot in the view finder seems always to yield highly accurate results.

              This is clearly a must have lens for the DF owner and for anyone else who loves classic excellence and the manual focussing experience. And yes, it does take great pictures in candle light without flash. The DF with this liens is a low light wizard. I highly recommend the lens without any hesitation or qualification. It is wonderful that Nikon is still manufacturing this lens in Japan more than 30 years after its introduction. They have made over 450,000 of them according to the serial no. on my lens. This is a real tribute to the quality of Nikon optical glass over the years.

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              5.0

              Lens review

              By Zo

              from Anu

              Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

              This lens has enabled me to take my photographer to a whole other level.... I'm thrilled with it

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              5.0

              Sharp wide open on Sony A7

              By E'kaloa

              from California

              Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

              This lens is light weight. Sharp on a Sony Alpha a7 wide open with an artistic light touch of vignetting that can easily be fixed in lightroom if u dont like it. Narrower apertures and it gets tac sharp. Color contrast is good. However, light color aberations n purple fringing is evident at f/1.2 but only obvious when against a bright backdrop. I highly HIGHLY recommend this epic lens.

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              5.0

              The best lens I ever used

              By Alshaikh

              from Bahrain

              About Me Pro Photographer

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Nice Bokeh
              • Rugged
              • Strong Construction

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Indoors/Low Light
                • Night Photography

                Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                Wonderful build quality, Image quality is superb, it give you a very sharp images even at f/1.2. for me as a photojournalist doing street photography, this lens is all the time on my camera, if you are skilled well with manual focus lenses, then this lens is yours :)

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                5.0

                My Go-To Lens

                By Porter

                from Maryland

                About Me Photo Enthusiast

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Nice Bokeh
                • Rugged
                • Strong Construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Indoors/Low Light
                  • Landscape/Scenery
                  • Night Photography

                  Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                  This lens is absolutely perfect. It forces beginers to learn how to set their camera for a good photo. The Focus ring rolls oh so smoothly back and fourth. If you've never owned a manual focusing lens before you will greatly appreciate this.

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                  5.0

                  Amazing lens for a Df.

                  By Jack R

                  from Tucson, AZ

                  About Me Photo Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Rugged
                  • Strong Construction

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Indoors/Low Light
                    • Macro Photography
                    • Night Photography

                    Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                    This lens is a beautiful example of old, solid Nikon manufacturing. It is the sharpest 50mm I own (including the 50mm f1.4G)and is just magic to shoot wide open. And it is just the perfect lens for the Nikon Df!

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                    5.0

                    Thank you Nikon for this lens!

                    By Red Blue

                    from NJ

                    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                    Pros

                    • Consistent Output
                    • Durable
                    • Nice Bokeh
                    • Rugged
                    • Strong Construction

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                        Amazing in every aspect. Best at f/2. Solid, steel construction. Very reliable. I don't agree with some comments that it is difficult to attach. Sure, newer lenses just snap on and this one needs little bit of alignment. But difficult? I guess some people are just point blank lazy. This is a vintage like lense so it's not for everyone. Manual focus doesn't bother me bacause I always shoot in manual everything anyways. Usually 'heavy' is listed under 'Cons' but for me the weight of this lense is 'Pro', it feels great in hand... I love that feeling.. like sipping Johnny Walker Blue. Amazing lens.

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                        4.0

                        It's Not For Everyone, But I Love It

                        By Josh Murphy

                        from Athens, PA

                        Pros

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Indoors/Low Light
                            • Night Photography
                            • Video
                            • Weddings/Events

                            Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                            This lens is a legend in it's own right. The best build quality you will find in a Nikkor 50mm that is still made today. Metal, Glass, Rubber. That's it. And that's all you need. This lens is a testament to a time before automatic features were relied so heavily upon. The focus ring is buttery smooth and at f/2 it's tac sharp. Yes, it's pretty soft at 1.2, not un-usable, but very soft. Softness varies depending on your lighting conditions. That being Said, If I'm shooting in daylight I like to throw on a 1-2 stop ND filter and that helps a lot with glare, chromatic aberrations and flaring that can occur wide open. This lens isn't for everybody. But it's certainly fun and rewarding to shoot with. As far as image quality this will stand with the best of them neck and neck for the most part. I should add, it's awesome for shooting video! the smooth focus really shines. If you're thinking about buying one go for it. 4/5 starts because of the "problems" wide opened.

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                            5.0

                            Excellent lens

                            By fhansenphoto

                            from Loudonville, Ohio

                            About Me Pro Photographer

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Consistent Output
                            • Durable
                            • Nice Bokeh
                            • Rugged
                            • Strong Construction

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Indoors/Low Light
                              • Landscape/Scenery
                              • Weddings/Events

                              Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                              Built extremelly well. For my use as a commercial food photographer it gets me that bokeh I'm looking for. The AF and such is a non factor for me. The times I do portraits I use the Dx crop on my D800 and shoot around 2.0 to 4.0. Gives a nice cramy background.

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                              4.0

                              Quite a Performer… OUTSTANDING !!

                              By mark1958

                              from Bay area CA

                              About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Consistent Output
                              • Lightweight
                              • Nice Bokeh
                              • Strong Construction

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Indoors/Low Light
                                • Landscape/Scenery

                                Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                                I use this lens on my Nikon D800 and plan to use it on a Sony A7r when they become available. I did some comparison shots with my Zeiss 50mm/2 Makro, which in my mind is the best 50mm I have used. Even though a macro I use this lens for both regular shooting so as not to have to carry too many lenses. In my comparison at shots where i am close to the minimal focusing distance-- the makro wins-- no real comparison there. But at normal shooting and infinity landscapes-- this Nikkor is just stellar. It is as good or even a bit better than the Zeiss. I was surprised. Realize the Zeiss is about 3x the price too.
                                The only disadvantages are that the aperture setting, which is done manually dose not exactly match with the camera reading. Using various depth of field imaging -- comparing the zeiss and nikkor-- I believe the aperture setting on the lens to be accurate. At F1.2-- a bit soft (but what would you expect). By f2--- really sharp… Note the lens shade is sold separately

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                                5.0

                                Gorgeous!

                                By Nutmeg

                                from St. Pete, Florida

                                About Me Pro Photographer

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • AWESOME
                                • Consistent Output
                                • Durable
                                • Nice Bokeh
                                • Strong Construction

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Commercial
                                  • Indoors/Low Light
                                  • Night Photography
                                  • Products
                                  • Video

                                  Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                                  This lens is not for everyone, but for what I do, its perfect! I'm a food photographer, so the manual focus doesn't bother me. And the manual focus = butter! At 1.2 there is quite the vignette and its a tad soft, but at f2 it is virtually gone. And I definitely recommend using the lens at f2, that is really a sweet spot for this lens, super crisp! Definitely recommend!

                                  Plus the lens just feels nice. It is quite solid for a 50. All metal, huge glass, it just feels good in my hands!

                                  Oh also, bokeh. Duh. Amazing.

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                                  5.0

                                  Masterpiece of the current era

                                  By Ishan

                                  from Passaic, NJ

                                  About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                                  Pros

                                  • Consistent Output
                                  • Durable
                                  • Nice Bokeh

                                  Cons

                                  • Cheap Plastic Rear Cap
                                  • No carrying case

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Indoors/Low Light
                                  • Night Photography
                                  • Portraits

                                  Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                                  Where do I begin describing this lens. What a beautiful piece of work and when you hold it in your hands it just makes you want to use it all the time. I've used quite a few lenses, from 24-70 F2.8, 70-200 F2.8, 85mm F1.8, 35mm, 10-24mm but this lens is my favorite.

                                  Although some people have mentioned that it is a little soft when stopped wide open, I do not necessarily agree. The current generations of Dslr viewfinders are not designed to be used with manual lenses and when you have stopped the lens at F1.2 you really need to have a clear idea what you are trying to achieve. It takes a while to master it but when you get it right, the sharpness and the insane bokeh will blow you away. Its built like a tank but its not weather sealed and I don't mind it. Every pro has many weather sealed lenses for extreme weather anyways. The focusing is smooth, and I mean smooth!

                                  I can go on and on about this masterpiece but you have to use one to believe it. Buy it now while its still around and start making photographs rather than pushing buttons!

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                                  5.0

                                  So Far, So Good

                                  By Max

                                  from Atlanta, GA

                                  About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                  Pros

                                  • Consistent Output
                                  • Durable
                                  • Easily Interchangeable
                                  • Nice Bokeh
                                  • Rugged
                                  • Strong Construction

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Indoors/Low Light
                                    • Landscape/Scenery
                                    • Night Photography
                                    • Weddings/Events
                                    • Wildlife Photos

                                    Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                                    I just got this lens today and shot it on my dslr to see how it looked. It is dreamy looking at f/1.2 and is tack sharp at f/2 and above. It feels as well-built as my zeiss 28mm, and that lens is almost double the price of the 50mm 1.2! I expect to have this lens be glued to my camera. It has been nothing short of great so far.

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                                    5.0

                                    Best MF lens

                                    By oexmaster

                                    from Seattle, WA

                                    About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Consistent Output
                                    • Durable
                                    • Easily Interchangeable
                                    • Lightweight
                                    • Nice Bokeh
                                    • Rugged
                                    • Strong Construction

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Indoors/Low Light
                                      • Night Photography

                                      Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                                      This is not my first MF lens. All I can say is WoW after having a weekend worth of time with it. At F1.2, focusing isn't that easy. But, at F2, the image is extremely sharp. Maybe it is my eyes, this lens has a different color rendering than the 50mm f1.4G I have.

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                                      5.0

                                      This is a beautiful lens.

                                      By Polonius Funk

                                      from Lehigh Valley, Pa

                                      About Me Pro Photographer

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Consistent Output
                                      • Durable
                                      • Easily Interchangeable
                                      • Lightweight
                                      • Nice Bokeh
                                      • Rugged
                                      • Strong Construction

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Indoors/Low Light
                                        • Landscape/Scenery
                                        • Night Photography
                                        • Sports/Action
                                        • Video
                                        • Weddings/Events
                                        • Wildlife Photos

                                        Comments about Nikon NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 Lens:

                                        I personally don't care much for using auto focus, i prefer to control my own focus. This lens is utterly fantastic. Spectacular even! An extremely solid lens. If i could replace my eyes with this lens i would;) A lot of people complain that it's not sharp, but at f1.2 the depth of field is obviously going to be shallower then lets say an f8. Thats why i bought a 1.2 lens. Other wise id save money and but f4 lenses and above. But the depth of field at 1.2 is as sharp as can be and create superb images if used properly. this lens allows for an unlimited amount of creativity. I think most people thinking their entire subject matter will be in focus at an f1.2 are misinformed at how changing the f stops will affect ones own image. I plan to be buried with this lens.

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