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Scotty Silver Member Nikonian since 07th Feb 2002Sat 09-Feb-13 02:58 PM
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"Perfect Combination...?"


Ely, Cambridgeshire, UK
          

Hey guys - what (if any) is your favourite camera/lens combination? The one that once you pick it up you have to go out and shoot? I have been lucky enough to find 3 such combinations over the last 25 years...

My first camera was a Zenith EM - tank-like and clunky which was quickly replaced with a Nikon FG with the E series 50mm lens. These were OK but my real passion was sparked by combination 1...

1. Nikon FM (a lovely black one) + Nikkor 85mm f2 (my first proper Nikkor). This combination was my constant companion for many years until they were stolen... This is what made me want to be a pro, want to shoot all the time... Loved the feel of the body and the focal length f the lens... perfect.

When this was stolen I was camera less for a while until I graduated and had enough money to get some new kit. After trial end error I found my next perfect combination - one I used to shoot weddings etc as I started out on the pro road. This combination was...

2. Nikon F90X Pro + Nikkor 28-105mm. Great body and lens - this was my go to until I changed to Digital...

Much as I loved my D200 it has taken me until now to find my current perfect combination -

3. Nikon D2Xs + Nikkor 50mm f1.8 AFD. This travels everywhere with me - it feels as good (well nearly) as my old FM and 80mm...

I have owned many camera bodies and lenses but only these 3 combinations make me want to take pictures - I pick them up and have to shoot...

What about the rest of you?

D2Xs + AF20-35mm f2.8 + AF35-70mm f2.8 + AF80-200mm f2.8

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JonK Moderator Awarded for his high level skills and in-depth knowledge in various areas, such as Wildlife, Landscape and Stage Photography Nikonian since 03rd Jul 2004Sat 09-Feb-13 04:19 PM
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New York, US
          

Hmmm. Interesting question.

1) Forty-five years ago in high school: Nikon F Photomic T with the 105mm f/2.5 AIS lens. Great for candids, great for portraits, good for indoor sports.

2) Mid-life: The current body with the current 80-200 or 70-200 lens. I just like the short- to medium-telephoto range. Probably stems from that first 105mm… Best body during that time was the F100.

3) Today: I'm older and find my D3s and f/2.8 glass are getting heavier every day. The primary set is the D800e with the 24-120mm f/4. The 70-200mm f/2.8 is usually along side, though the f/4 may be in the future. The D3s and 24-70mm f/2.8 get used when necessary.

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Martin Turner Moderator Expert professional PJ & PR photographer Nikonian since 20th Jun 2006Sat 09-Feb-13 07:23 PM
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Bidford on Avon, UK
          

D4 and 500mm Reflex.

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ECC233 Gold Member Nikonian since 11th Jan 2007Sat 09-Feb-13 08:30 PM
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Hochwald, CH
          

What a good question?

Old days: My Zenit

Now: d4 with anything, especially the Sigma 180 2.8 macro

The d800e inspires me not at all .. I use it for dr when i have to , but without pleasure. I cannot rationalise this.

Ed

  

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St. Paul, US
          

I'm with Ed.

D4 and anything. The D4 with 70-200 f/2.8 is an awesome combination for sports and candid shots. The 50mm f/1.4 works well when I feel like 'classic' photos. The 28-70 gives me maximum versatility.

If I have to pick one combination for "just go shoot for the enjoyment of photography" then it would be the D4 with 70-200 f/2.8.

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ZoneV Silver Member Nikonian since 08th Jan 2005Mon 11-Feb-13 09:10 PM
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>D4 and 500mm Reflex.

Now that's an interesting focal length to use as default...

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Floridian Silver Member Nikonian since 11th Feb 2007Sat 09-Feb-13 08:54 PM
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Tallahassee, Florida, US
          

I don't know that I've found a perfect combination. My D300 is surely the camera part of my perfect combination. As for lenses, my 18-200 is on the camera a lot, because it is versatile and portable. When I travel on the airlines it is usually the only lens I take with me. But it's certainly not the perfect lens. That's why I have many others. There's no one lens that is perfect, even for most things, as I see it, so I use the lens that is best suited for whatever I'm shooting at the time.

I'd go further and suggest that for most of us, the reason we like interchangeable lens cameras is because there is no perfect lens.

Randy

  

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Oeiras, PT
          

Vintage (film): Nikon F Photomic FTn + 50mm f/1.4

Film: F100 + 28-105

Digital DX: D90 + 35 f/1.8

Digital FX: D700 + 35 f/2

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Mon 11-Feb-13 09:59 AM by grizzly200

Solano County, California, US
          

Film days: Leica IIIf with 50/2 Summitar

Now: D300 with the 35mm f2 "O" manual focus.

James

  

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Sun 10-Feb-13 07:02 PM by dagoldst

Little Rock, US
          

Several choices for me but none are perfect - there is no perfect combination for all shooting conditions.

At any rate...

Film

Canon AE-1P with 35mm f/2 or 50mm f/1.4 or 135mm f/3.5. When I am out shooting this camera, I often carry two, each with a different lens. Been shooting the AE-1P system since 1983 and the earlier AE-1 from 1977.

Nikon N80 24-120mm VR - old version of the lens - despite numerous people not liking it, mine works quite well. I am seriously thinking about an F100, except I have so darn many cameras these days.

Digital - for when I absolutely have to get the picture.

Nikon D600 - 24-85mm VR - I have even tried my older 24-120mm lens from above on the D600 and it actually takes quite good images.

David

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Scotty Silver Member Nikonian since 07th Feb 2002Wed 13-Feb-13 03:43 PM
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Ely, Cambridgeshire, UK
          

It's not really about the subject it's about the feel of the gear in your hands - you pick it up and you want to use it; it becomes an extension of your hands, your eyes, your mind.

The tactile quality of the 2 objects, lens and camera body just feel so good, the way they balance in the grip, the ergonomics and the heft.

All that and more.

I have owned many cameras and lenses but only those 3 combinations had all of the above and more...

D2Xs + AF20-35mm f2.8 + AF35-70mm f2.8 + AF80-200mm f2.8

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Clyde57 Silver Member Nikonian since 16th Sep 2007Sun 10-Feb-13 05:30 PM
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Right now I like my D300 with the 180/f2.8 Nikkor. There are other combinations that I really like but that combo is my favorite now.

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Dyserth, UK
          

Past:

Early days fixed focus 120 film (Box Brownie and Ilford Sporti).

Later.

Olympus OM10 + 50mm f2.8 Zuiko
Olympus OM4Ti + 35mm Zuiko

Currently and every day:

FX - D800 28-300mm f3.5-5.6
DX - D7000 AF-S 300mm f4

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US
          

Old days ;

Pentax KX w Pentax 50mm f1.4

Recent ;

Nikon D5100 w Tokina 10-17mm full frame fisheye

Now ;

Panasonic GH1 w 7-14mm

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Seattle, US
          

Film days: Minolta X700, 35-70mm

Digital: D300s, Nikkor 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G VR


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Toronto, CA
          

Film days - A Futura-S rangefinder. It was knock-off of a famous Contax design. It was made in a couple of different locations. Mine was made in England, assembled from parts manufactured in Japan and Germany. It has a remarkable little fixed, coated, 50mm, f/1.5 lens made under the Frilon brand name by Zeiss. The shutter is whisper quiet. It still feels natural in my hands. I still run a roll through it a couple of times a year. Superb for street shooting.

Digital - The D700 and the 24-120 f/4 VRII. I'm still not 100% sure about the D800 and that same 24-120 f/4 VRII, so the combo with the D700 still rules as far as I'm concerned. Thing is, the D700 is now sold and gone, so the D800 combo is looking better every day.

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KnightPhoto Gold Member Nikonian since 18th Dec 2006Thu 14-Feb-13 03:43 AM
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#29. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Thu 14-Feb-13 03:51 AM by KnightPhoto

Alberta, CA
          

Am interested in your impressions here: "I'm still not 100% sure about the D800 and that same 24-120 f/4 VRII"? I'd be looking for street/travel use for this combo.

Edit: I see David just above likes it...

On the main topic, hmm, my 70-200 f/2.8 VR I (and now my II) on any camera I have owned. Not a good travel lens due to weight though, but wow the rewarding photos that have come out of those lenses! Breaking the rules a bit: perfect combo 24-70/70-200 on any two FX cameras...

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Mon 11-Feb-13 03:23 AM by ZoneV

US
          

More and more, it's the D200 (without grip) and a 16-50mm DX lens these days. This is usually what I use when I'm out hunting for feature images for the newspaper. It's a compact setup.

The lens is great; it's an elastic normal lens (24-75mm equivalent) with excellent optics, and it has the ability to let you create shallow DOF or a strong foreground interest on demand. This lens also facilitates a more sophisticated form of image composition that I've been trying out over the past few months, which entails pulling back to show more of the environment with various layers, rather than just cropping tight by physically getting close and/or using a long focal length (which I practiced heavily for my first 15 years of serious shooting).

An undeniable paradox: To think that there is any such thing as an absolute rule is at worst naïve, and at best, shortsighted. There is no such thing as an always-true, all context- or situation-salient, absolute rule that always holds true…including this one!

  

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#14. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Ohio, US
          

1970: Nikon F with 50mm f/1.4 (best camera I ever owned)

Now: My D300 with 35mm f/1.8 DX

Bill
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Martin G Registered since 13th Sep 2006Wed 13-Feb-13 05:27 PM
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London, UK
          

I find my usual go to combo is a D700 with 17-35mm f2.8. For the sort of stuff I shoot this lens has a perfect range. This covers a mix of travel, landscape and interiors. I do usually have at least a 28-300mm with me too though.

  

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Wed 13-Feb-13 05:40 PM by Ray B

Worthing, UK
          

The combo that really makes me smile is the D600 with the 24-120mm 4.0 VR (or the 28mm 1.8G, or.......)

I've finally achieved what I always wanted, a light compact FX rig with amazing IQ and images that make me smile. Happy days

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Fort Pierce, US
          

Hi Alex.

If I am not shooting birds I would have to say my D3s and my 24-120 f/4. The combo feels great in my hands and with the high ISO capability coupled with VR and an excellent range of focal lengths, it is hard for me to pick a better combo. I have a ton of excellent glass and a wide range of Nikon DSLRs but I most often reach for this combo.

JIM

  

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Upland, US
          

I'm with Ray B... the D600 with the 24-120/4 VRII (besides results and focal range, for the great balance and feel) or the 28/1.8 (nice and light-weight).

Best Regards, Dennis.

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Tony G Registered since 14th Feb 2009Wed 13-Feb-13 06:33 PM
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Live Oak, US
          

Nice idea for a thread...

My first Minolta XG with the 35-70 2.8

Then the Canon Elan IIe with the 20mm 2.8 Great for landscape!

And now even thought I have D-200's and D-300's and D-800's I still love the D-200 with the 50mm old school 2.8f it has great image compression and is a sharp as any lens I've ever owned....I've had this lens for 15 years and It still works great on all my Nikons.

Tony G























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Madrid, ES
          

For me it is the D700 with 24-70 f2.8. Perfect range for what I do most and very nice balance and the IQ is smooth and great. Also allows me to get maximum out of post-process. D200 with 18-200 easier to travel with and leaves me less tired at the end of the day but far less satisfied.

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US
          

Street shooting: Nikon D700 with Nikon 28-200 f/3.5-5.6 G

Photo shoots: Nikon D700 with Nikon 24-70 f/2.8 AF-S

I have a Nikon D800 that I bought before I got a D700, but I like the D700 more. The D800 is great, but the D700 just feels more fun and is better for fast changing subjects. Nikon should seriously reconsider the switchology of the D800 and change subsequent versions back to D700 switching. My thumb misses seriously misses the AF-Area Mode Selector switch..

Seriously.

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Qawra St Pauls Bay, MT
          

Love my D200 and 18-200 VR but now my favourite is the D700 and Nikon 24-70 2.8.
I have a Nikon 70-200 2.8 and the 70-300 as well but the 24-70 has taken me back in time to a point when I didnt rely on a big zoom, it makes me think about the shot again.

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Sun Prairie, US
          

My perfect combination is my D300 (Nov 2007) + Nikkor 17-55mm F/2.8 also purchased in November 2007.

The zoom lens is extremely sharp, fast, and has great contrast. I can count on getting great pictures with this combination. Saved for 3 years and have the money all ready to buy the D300/D300s replacement...D400.

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CapeCodDiver Gold Member Nikonian since 13th Feb 2006Wed 13-Feb-13 11:31 PM
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#27. "Ditto what he said."
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Sandwich, US
          

My D300 is almost always ready to go with the 17-55mm F/2.8.

I switch to the 70-300mmVR when I need the reach.

Chris

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hcirdoog Silver Member Nikonian since 07th Jul 2008Thu 14-Feb-13 01:50 AM
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#28. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Vero Beach, US
          

Either the D800 or D700 with Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED AF-S. Incredible sharpness from the lens at almost all f-stops, great low light ability with the 700 and great resolution with the 800. Overseas travel now with one of these combinations, my f2.8 20mm Nikkor and or my f2.8 70-200mm VR Nikkor, but for most of my shooting (90-95%), could get by with just the 24-120.

  

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olivierrychner Gold Member  Awarded for his long standing high level of commitment to the Nikonians community and demonstrated excellence in the art and science of photography. Nikonian since 03rd Jan 2005Thu 14-Feb-13 01:57 PM
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#30. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Boudry, CH
          

I loved the Olympus OM-1 with its Zuiko 50/1.8. Maybe it's because that is the combo I bought in 1997 as my first SLR...

After that, I enjoyed the F100 and the AF-S 28-70/2.8.

Nowadays, with bodies that seem to be much less durable, I favor my D700 with either a fast prime, an AF-D 50/1.8 or a 85/1.8 AF-D, or the 28-300VR.

But I must confess that I have discovered the joy of a high-end compact with the Fuji X10, and now a second-hand X100, which tend to explain why I am not as often as I tended to be on the Landscape forum...

Olivier Rychner
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Jetez un oeil à ma galerie if you feel like it! And it's a bit void as of now, but I also have a Nikonians blog

Auta i lomë! And my Nikon's only awaiting daylight...

  

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nikonus Gold Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 04th Feb 2007Thu 14-Feb-13 09:16 PM
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#31. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Thu 14-Feb-13 10:26 PM by nikonus

San Diego, US
          

I will take the 300mm Afs 2.8 VR for nature / sports photos . With a D800 you can use a 14-24 mm 2.8 as a normal 50 mm at 24 mm settings .The file size is so large even a cropped image will work well . Many of my gallery images are only cropped to 30% of the frame .With the 14mm working for street / landscape / small interiors of( cars /aircraft )photos .

Hans K.

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jhanes55 Silver Member Nikonian since 19th Feb 2010Thu 14-Feb-13 09:42 PM
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#32. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Surprise, US
          

Old : Fotomic /Nikkormat/Fm 50 1.4 /43-86
now:
D100 / D70 / D600 w/Sigma 24-135 2.8-4.5 /24 2.8 / 35 70 2.8
sometime with 80-200 2.8.
They all go anywhere I want to be.

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janicev Silver Member Nikonian since 11th Jul 2009Fri 15-Feb-13 05:40 AM
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#33. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Duvall, US
          

1.Brownie (Fiesta, I think it was.) I got it when I was still a little kid and took pictures constantly until it finally broke apart in 1970.

2.Nikon FM (still have it) with a Tamron SP 90 (stolen).

I use a D90 now but it is not as loved as that little FM.

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hfrank Silver Member Nikonian since 02nd Nov 2004Fri 15-Feb-13 02:52 PM
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#34. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Ann Arbor, MI, United States, US
          

Harry Frank

My go-to combination is my D300 + Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 lens. I shoot cross-country ski races, air shows, birds in flight. It's light enough so I don't need a sherpa (as I would with Nikon's 6-pound 300mm f/2.8), carried with a CarrySpeed sling strap it doesn't swing around when I scramble over rocks or hit my poles when I'm on skis, the sensor size gives me a 1.5 magnification effect, which compensates nicely for what I sacrifice using the 200, the 70mm setting (equivalent to a full frame 105mm) is a very nice candid portrait camera for holiday parties and such.

There are situations in which I could use more reach than I get with with 200mm, but I'm waiting eagerly for the D400, which should give me the crop options I need to bring in that elk or falcon that's just a bit too far away for the D300/70-200 combo.

  

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Vlad_IT Silver Member Nikonian since 21st Sep 2011Sat 16-Feb-13 03:52 AM
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#35. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Sat 16-Feb-13 04:00 AM by Vlad_IT

US
          

My starter kit was 35mm Kiev 17 + 50mm f/2

later N90s + 80-200 (two-ring)

Now. D7000 gripped and 70-200 vrII. Problem is it's quite heavy combo and a head turner as well. I do not carry it too often, just when i decide to devote time to photography.

Just purchased 55-200 VR (just becuase it was $134). I hope to have it all the time with me on D7000 no grip for light weight go anywhere combination. (i tried to carry P7000 all the time, but i get frustrated with it's speed performance for snapshots/candid shots)

Best regards,
Vlad

  

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autoexer Silver Member Nikonian since 27th Jan 2011Sat 16-Feb-13 09:19 PM
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#36. "RE: Perfect Combination...?"
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Waukesha, US
          

now - Film: FA with f/2.8 AI-s macro

Digital: D70 with 18-70mm (the original kit lens!)

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Df, FA, FG, F

  

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