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Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D

You Pay: $370.00
Product Highlights
  • Telephoto, Macro Lens

The Tokina 100mm f/2.8 - AT-X M100 PRO D is a macro lens capable of life-sized (1:1) reproduction at 11.8" (30 cm).

The lens' multi-coating has been re-engineered to match the highly reflective silicon based CCD and CMOS sensors in today's digital SLR cameras. This lens gives the best of both worlds because optics still give full coverage and excellent sharpness on 35mm film. A macro lens that can handle both the digital and film worlds with ease. The AF system is not supported by D40 and D60 cameras.

Optimized for use with digital cameras
Focus limit switch that can lock the focus out of the closest focus making it focus faster when used as a moderate telephoto lens that is excellent for portraits as well
One Touch Focus Clutch Mechanism for fast and easy switching between manual and Auto focus from any position
55mm non-rotating filter thread for use with macro ring flashes and special effects filters
Performance
Focal Length 100mm
Aperture Maximum: f/2.8
Minimum: f/32
Camera Mount Type Nikon F
Format Compatibility Nikon FX/35mm Film
Nikon DX
Angle of View 24°
Minimum Focus Distance 11.8" (29.97 cm)
Magnification 1x
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1:1
Elements/Groups 9/8
Diaphragm Blades 9
Features
Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes
Tripod Collar No
Environmental
Physical
Filter Thread 55 mm
Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 2.9 x 3.74" (7.37 x 9.50 cm)
Weight 1.19 lb (540 g)
Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D
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  • Lens Hood
  • 3-Year Warranty
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    Tokina100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D
     
    4.6

    (based on 219 reviews)

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    98%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Strong construction (135)
    • Nice bokeh (124)
    • Consistent output (119)
    • Durable (106)
    • Fast / accurate auto-focus (92)

    Cons

    • Slow focus (35)
    • Heavy (17)
    • Tough to attach (8)
    • Poor in low light (7)
    • Lens creep (5)

    Best Uses

    • Macro photography (167)
    • Low light (41)
    • Wildlife photos (40)
    • Landscape/scenery (37)
    • Weddings (31)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Photo enthusiast (112), Semi-pro photographer (43), Pro photographer (16), Enthusiast (14), Casual photographer (11)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (160), Yes (10)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Sharp as a tack

    I've had this lens for 3 weeks now and I've taken pictures of everything from tiny bugs, my dog, family, fall foliage, automobiles and even landscapes. The one thing that continually surprises...Read complete review

    I've had this lens for 3 weeks now and I've taken pictures of everything from tiny bugs, my dog, family, fall foliage, automobiles and even landscapes. The one thing that continually surprises me is the sharpness. The first time I took a picture of the morning dew on the grass, I was literally SHOCKED at the clarity of the image. I'd never seen anything like it. It is the PERFECT lens for macro photography. It was only off my camera ONCE since I got it and that was because I was taking a photograph inside a small room and the 100mm focal length was just too long for the room, but once that photo was taken, the Tokina returned to my camera and it's been on there ever since.

    It gives me a nice working distance (about a foot from the plane of the sensor). The price is hard to beat. Then of course there's the B&H service, which is always superb. I ordered this lens, it went out on the same day and arrived at my house the next morning.

    If you're into macro, but you think the Nikon 105mm is a bit too pricey, this lens is for you. You are unlikely to find anything sharper (I will put an image into the review, if I am able) for the price of this lens.

    But it's not just a macro lens, it takes superb portraits too. I took some pictures of family that flew into town for the weekend and they loved the way the images looked. The colors were vibrant, the images were sharp (did I mention the sharpness yet?) and the bokeh was positively beautiful.

    I am using the lens with a Nikon D7100, which has full autofocus with D lenses. This lens won't autofocus with the D5xxx or D3xxx series cameras, but most of the time people manually focus with macro anyway. The manual focus ring is big and it's responsive, which makes focusing it manually a breeze. If it does autofocus with your camera, the focus is snappy, but I wouldn't call it overly fast. The good thing is that it does have a focus limiter on the lens, so that the camera won't have to hunt through the entire macro range when it's trying to find proper focus. It seems to me that about half to two-thirds of the focus range is in the macro range, which is perfect for getting tack sharp macro images.

    I have also used this lens for macro videos and it's worked flawlessly for that. Of course video doesn't show off the true sharpness of the lens, since video is of a considerably smaller resolution than pictures. But if macro videography is something you're interested in, this is a superb lens to use. It was this lens that GOT me interested in macro videography.

    I am trying to think of "cons" of this lens, but I am having a difficult time. It's everything I hoped it would be, and more. I guess a possible "con" could be that it's pretty heavy, but that really doesn't bother me, personally, since I shoot from a tripod or monopod most of the time, but if you had to carry it, it could get a bit tiresome. The lack of an internal focusing motor could steer some away, but I feel that the lens' quality is too good to overlook, even if you have a camera without the focusing motor built-in. Some people may not like the "push-pull" way that you switch from manual to autofocus, but I like it very much and find it easy to use.

    The construction feels top-notch.

    Overall, I would HIGHLY recommend this lens. I would certainly recommend it for macro, but it also does extremely well for portraiture too. This is THE sharpest lens I own. If you are interested in macro, stop questioning, stop reading, put this in your cart and hit "buy", you won't be disappointed. :)

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Grinding noise

    When the lens arrived, first thing i noticed was the solid build. Upon using it for few days following worked well: 1) Sharp! (macro and Portraits), 2) nice bokeh. Although...Read complete review

    When the lens arrived, first thing i noticed was the solid build. Upon using it for few days following worked well: 1) Sharp! (macro and Portraits), 2) nice bokeh. Although chromatic aberration was a bit high and the auto focus was slow (expected for macro). After using it for few days autofocus started making some sort of grinding noise while retreating. This was not a normal focusing noise. I would've kept the lens for its sharpness & bokeh but the noise worried me a bit. Maybe it was just the piece I received.

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    5.0

    Simply awesome

    By Dave

    from Elkhart, IN

    Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

    This lens has just been a pleasure to have so far. The price is great, the sharpness is extremely good and build quality is adequate. Macro shots are amazing. Focus is buttery smooth. Would highly recommend over the Nikon 105 mm macro any day.

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    5.0

    Best Macro for your money

    By Hanbit Photo

    from Philadelphia

    Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

    Dxomark rates this lens sharper than Nikon 105mm VR macro lens and not seeing the same level of performance. I've used both of them and they were both good but for the money Tokina is a better choice. VR is handy for general tele shooting but for macro VR is not very helpful and tripod is must. Manual focus control is easy to operate and the lens body feels solid but not as heavy as the Nikon lens.

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    4.0

    good value for money

    By IKD

    from Orlando

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

    Sharp lens but no image stabilization - overall good VFM

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    5.0

    Happy Snapper

    By Mothshutter

    from Philadelphia, PA

    About Me Photo Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easily Interchangeable

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Macro Photography

      Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

      Just had this lens for a couple of weeks. Using it on a Nikon D90. One review said it would not work on this model, but it does just fine; autofocus works, all the exposure modes work - so long as you put the aperture ring at f32. Happy with my purchase.

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      5.0

      Best macro lens

      By Cebula

      from Indiana

      About Me Photo Enthusiast

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Macro Photography

          Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

          I use it for technical macro photography of very small objects, such as filaments of light bulbs. Best macro lens in its category.

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          5.0

          Great Macro Lens

          By CopyKatnj

          from Rockaway twnshp, NJ

          About Me Photo Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easily Interchangeable
          • Fast / accurate auto-focus
          • Nice Bokeh
          • Rugged
          • Strong Construction

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Macro Photography
            • Night Photography
            • Wildlife Photos

            Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

            Jsut starting out with macro photography and read a lot of reviews about this Tokina and the Tamrom. The Tokina won out. I purchased from B&H due to their reliability and recieved the lens as promised.

            The lens did not have any issues at all and I am learning macro with it. The few photos I've taken are very sharp and I do not see any image issues. The auto focus is fast enough for my uses, rugged construction and feels right. Still getting use to the AF/MF clutch system.

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            5.0

            Simply better than the Nikon 105 VR

            By churchie73

            from Milwaukee, WI

            About Me Semi-pro Photographer

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Consistent Output
            • Lightweight
            • Nice Bokeh

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Macro Photography
              • Portrait
              • Studio
              • Weddings/Events
              • Wildlife Photos

              Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

              Let me compare this lens DIRECTLY to the Nikon 105 VR f/2.8. (Yep, I'm going there.)First I own both of these lenses. I bought the Nikon first because I have always gotten the best performance and optics from the Nikon version of the lenses I use, such as the 24-70 2.8G, the 70-200 VRII, the 85 1.4G, the 50 1.4. You get the picture. I compare honestly and if anything, with a little(very little) bias towards Nikon glass. I needed to pickup another macro for the studio and outdoor portraits, weddings. I heard some good things about the Tokina from a friend and pro wedding Photog. Here is my breakdown:Nikon Build: For almost a grand new, it could be better. (Hey nikon, the 3rd party lenses are catching up quickly!) You will find a sturdy lens but plastic is everywhere, in look and feel. Also, a little bulky but its likely the VR.Tokina Build: For its price of under 400, its fantastic. On my D800, no grip, the balance is beautiful and is less bulky than the Nikon. I could shoot for 4-6 hours and not fatigue with this combo. On my 7100 it is also great given its weight. It feels better than a 400 lens. That's what you want, not the other way around.Nikon Focus: Fair. Somewhat slow but accurate. In low light it can be a nightmare. Once locked will be sharp with result.Tokina Focus: Good. As fast or slightly better than the Nikon. In low light it fares a bit better and once locked on, well...see below.Nikon Sharpness: Not a complaint here. Nikon performs as expected. Lens is very sharp above f/4.5 on my bodies.Tokina Sharpness: I say this with absolute real world usability in studio and outdoor use. The Tokina is as sharp or sharper than the Nikon. It's almost unbelievable really considering the price. Edge sharpness and CA when cropped in Lightroom reveal this convincingly.Let me summarize.If you want your lens to say Nikon, then buy the Nikon. You are not making a smart or rational decision. Sorry, don't be mad. It's not me it's you.If you want your workflow, from usability to image quality, to be better, don't be foolish. Buy the Tokina.

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              5.0

              Fantastic Lens

              By PK

              from Eugene, Or

              About Me Photography Student

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Consistent Output
              • Durable
              • Easily Interchangeable
              • Fast / accurate auto-focus
              • Nice Bokeh
              • Strong Construction

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Macro Photography

                Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                I have added this Tokina lens to my bag of Nikon lenses. This is the second Tonina lens I have purchased based on quality of the lens and its photographic quality. Where you are looking for a specialty lens that doesn't break the bank Tokina is an excellent choice. Superior photographic quality for half the price. Form and function is flawless.

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                4.0

                Good Lens - just one (slight) problem

                By JC

                from Andover NJ

                About Me Photo Enthusiast

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Easily Interchangeable
                • Nice Bokeh
                • Relatively Inexpensive

                Cons

                • Chromatic aberration

                Best Uses

                • Macro Photography

                Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                I've used this lens for 2 weeks, both as a macro for scientific photos and outdoors focused to infinity. This is my first off brand lens and I have to say that I love the manual focus clutch mechanism (and yes if you're using a Nikon, focus can be confirmed with the green dot in the viewfinder). As a way of judging my comments, I'm using this on a D800 and I have a habit of pixel peaking. When using macro on a tripod on scientific photos (metal components, gears, bearings, etc) this lens performed flawlessly. And I should note that the depth of field can be quite good at a high f/stop (at full 1:1 ratio the lens can reach f/64). Outside, at infinity the detail is quite good as well. HOWEVER, on some photos, particularly those with specular highlights, there can be noticeable chromatic aberration. But this is a quick fix if you use Lightroom.

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                5.0

                Spectacular lens.

                By Wariat

                from Bloomington, IN

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                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Macro Photography

                    Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                    I use this lens for technical photography of objects as close as about 10" from the front of the lens (for 1:1 reproduction), with a Nikon D3200 camera, heavy tripod, manual focus, and aperture priority. I don't need the much more expensive Nikon AF-S 105mm f/2.8 VR Micro-NIKKOR. I don't need VR for my macro photography. I have good lighting. And even if I didn't have good lighting, my camera and the objects I photograph are perfectly still.

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                    5.0

                    Great lens

                    By Sam

                    from Las Vegas, NV

                    Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                    So far no complaints with this Tokina macro lens. The only difference between this lens and the Nikkor 105mm micro is the VR, which if your are shooting macro format does not warrant an extra $ dollars on the price tag.

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                    4.0

                    Tokina 100mm for Nikon

                    By TM

                    from Sacramento, CA

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                      Cons

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                          Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                          great Macro lens for the price. i do recommend it. AF is a bit slow, but when shooting macro, maybe easier to use manual focus.

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                          5.0

                          Awesom lens!!

                          By DanTheMan

                          from Boston

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                          Pros

                          • Crisp photos
                          • Durable
                          • Easily Interchangeable
                          • Fast / accurate auto-focus
                          • Nice Bokeh
                          • Strong Construction

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Macro Photography
                            • Weddings/Events
                            • Wildlife Photos

                            Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                            Purchased this macro lens after purchasing the 40mm Micro-nikkor. Although the photos from the 40mm were really nice, the short focal length was not ideal for macro since you would have to get really close. This would cause a shadow on the subject. If i had a ring light i would have kept it. I bought the Tokina 100mm because of the many good reviews and also the price! This was my first 3rd party lens and i do not regret it! Its an awesome lens, the build is very high quality and the images it takes are crisp. I shoot with a D5200 and the auto focus does not work, but for macro, manual focusing is a must. It has some heft to it but its really easy to use and the focusing is smooth and accurate. Below are some pictures. Although they hace some chromatic aberration, the images are really good for a very shaky freehand shot.

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                            5.0

                            Beautiful and sharp pictures.

                            By SteveK

                            from Newman Lake, Wa

                            Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                            Very impressive close ups, very nice standard pictures as well. Could repeat what has been said already but will just say I'm very pleased with the purchase and would buy another in a New York minute....

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                            5.0

                            It's a keeper

                            By krq

                            from Tx

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                            Pros

                            • Lightweight

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Macro Photography

                              Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                              As others have stated, this lens is sharp and image quality is great.

                              This lens works fine on a Nikon D7000 with the newest firmware (A:1.04, B:1.05).

                              When focusing, the length of the lens changes by about 2" (51mm). At 1:1 magnification (closest focus distance), the working distance between the front of the lens and the subject is 4.485" (114mm). Comparing with the Nikkor 105mm micro, this lens has about 1.3" (33mm) less working distance.

                              Mechanical construction seems reasonable. When the barrel is fully extended, it's pretty solid. Didn't have any issues with lens creep when shooting vertically. The push-pull mechanism between manual and auto focus is actually nice since you don't need to futz about with a tiny switch to change modes. Focus ring turns almost 270° making critical focusing relatively easy. I find using live view with maximum live-view-magnification easier to do critical focusing than using the view finder when doing macro work. Like all macro lenses, the maximum aperture changes depending on magnification. As long as you're 5 feet (1.5m), or more, from your subject, the variable aperture won't be an issue. When doing closeup work, you'll want to shoot with a pretty small aperture, so the variable aperture isn't really an issue.

                              On a crop sensor body:
                              Distortion is almost nil. On my product images with rectangular outlines, no correction is needed in post.
                              Focus is great across the field of view.
                              Chromatic aberration is negligible.
                              Purple fringing is an issue on super contrasty areas, but I'm not sure if this is a lens issue

                              The only negative about this lens is the variable length versus magnification (focus setting), but I knew about that so it isn't an issue.

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                              4.0

                              Good Deal for the $

                              By SOP

                              from Mid MO

                              About Me Pro Photographer

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Nice Bokeh

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                                  I purchased for doing specific wedding shots and used it for the first time last weekend and it performed well!

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                                  5.0

                                  excellent value

                                  By Norm

                                  from Loveland, OH

                                  About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Nice Bokeh
                                  • Sharp images
                                  • Strong Construction

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Macro Photography
                                    • Portrait

                                    Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                                    I am using the Tokina 100mm macro lens on my Nikon D7100. Although I am using it primarily for close up work, it produces sharp images all the way out to infinity. I have used other macro lens in the past and this lens is among the very best. It is an excellent value.

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                                    4.0

                                    Nice Lens

                                    By Nick

                                    from Clive, Iowa

                                    About Me Photo Enthusiast

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                                    Pros

                                    • Consistent Output
                                    • Durable
                                    • Nice Bokeh
                                    • Strong Construction

                                    Cons

                                    • Slow Focus

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Macro Photography
                                    • Weddings/Events

                                    Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                                    Nice and sharp. The only thing I do not like is its auto-focus is on the ring that you need pull out/in to change from auto to manual focus. Just like Tamron lens. also, in order to get focus on Nikon AF mount, you have to turn the F ring to smallest one f/32 on lens, otherwise Nikon camera would show mis-function (FEE). I do not think the manual has explanation for latter one. Except above, I think this lens is quick nice lens. I tool several shots and will try more in future. For the price you get, you should not complain anything.

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                                    5.0

                                    Glad I make the purchase!

                                    By Tom in El Paso

                                    from El Paso Texas

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                                    Pros

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

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Macro Photography

                                      Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                                      Right out of the box I knew I was going to be happy. I take mainly macro of bugs, flowers, and whatever else I can find aroung the area. The pictures are definitely sharp (as long as the operator isn't doing something to cause blur, or the wind isn't blowing like it frequently does here in El Paso during the monsoon season, that is). I was empressed with how clear my pics were, and too, it is not super fast, but it's right on par with my Nikon lenses, especially when chasing butterflies, or bees, from flower to flower. I'm still challenging it and I'm definitely not disappointed so far. Glad I bought it, but I was going to buy it 2 months earlier and I didn't because I read some negative reviews. But, the B&H Gift Card was burning a hole in my pocket and I decided to jump.

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                                      4.0

                                      A great lens for a great price!

                                      By Lou

                                      from Minneapolis, MN

                                      About Me Pro Photographer

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

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

                                      Cons

                                      • Slow Focus

                                      Best Uses

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

                                      Comments about Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF-D:

                                      This makes an excellent mixed purpose lens when paired with my d600. The portraits I take have extremely nice detail and sharpness and my macro shots do as well. The lack of image stabilization is the only thing you lose in comparison to equivalent macros of other brands that cost twice as much. The bottom line is that I highly reccomend buying this lens for it's image quality, versatility, ergonomics and strong build.It is important to be aware that macro lenses work differently than normal telephotos. They are made to be focused closer rather than farther and therefore focusing works slightly differently. The focusing from zero feet to infinity is only a small portion of the focus window compared to it's close focusing capabilities. Use the focus limiter when using this lens as a medium telephoto. The aperture begins closing down the closer you focus. This is normal for macro lenses and hasn't hindered me at all.Overall it is a fantastic lens and now an integral part of my kit.

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