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A general, generic topic When were the prongs discontinued?
Curious to know when Nikon stopped placing prongs on their lenses (specifically the 50mm 1
snegron Silver Member 03-Jun-13 10:36 PM
by Leonard62
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A general, generic topic Nikon 20mm f2.8 Ai-S repair
Hi all -- I just ordered an UG condition 20mm 2.8 Ai-S from KEH. It hasn't come in yet,
thormx538 02-Jun-13 02:33 AM
by thormx538
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A general, generic topic Nikon Series E 70-210 f/4 Redux
I was going through some of my older equipment yesterday and found this 70-210 that I had
MackieZ 21-May-13 06:59 PM
by dankeny
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A general, generic topic NAS level is rising......
Here is the story... I was planning on renting a 300mm f/4 ED-IF AF lens this summer for s
autoexer Silver Member 20-May-13 06:12 AM
by t3tom
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A general, generic topic Nikkor Zoom lens 35-70mm 3.5 Ai-S on a D700
Does anyone have experience with the professional zoomlens 35-70mm f/3.5 which was produce
JohnGeerts 16-May-13 01:14 PM
by blw
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A general, generic topic This looks like fun!
The Happy Brown Truck stopped by today! ..... http:/ /i214.photobucket.co m/albums
four eighty sparky Silver Member 11-May-13 07:49 PM
by four eighty sparky
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A general, generic topic d600 or other for MF lenses
I have all older MF lenses from my film days. I was happy with what I used to get with 35m
macgregor 11-May-13 03:49 PM
by ron917
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A general, generic topic Early non AI 3.5cm lens and mounting issues
I recently purchased a second Nikkormat along with 3 Non AI lenses to use on my D5000. I'v
zangemu 07-May-13 10:14 PM
by zangemu
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A general, generic topic annoying Zeiss lens caps
Am I the only one who finds himself fiddling around whenever placing the cap back on a Zei
lukaswerth 07-May-13 06:15 AM
by hijazist
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A general, generic topic Spots inside my 50 f/1.2 ai lens, what is it?
I bought a 50 f/1.2 ai lens from a Nikonian over a years ago. After a few months of use I
NikonMark37814 06-May-13 02:07 AM
by autoexer
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A general, generic topic Nikon's Most Famous Lens For Sale
One of these are up for sale again. A little over 5 days left in auction! A Nikon 6mm f/2.
laddad Gold Member 04-May-13 06:32 PM
by four eighty sparky
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A general, generic topic Vintage Nikkor 50mm Question
My Brother-in-Law gave me a never used, still in the box with everything in it, 50mm Nikko
Philip Weber Silver Member 01-May-13 07:42 PM
by Valentino
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A general, generic topic Pre-AI mounting issues.
I came to digital Nikons with an array of mid-60's MF lens, some of which I have had satis
TBerryhill 01-May-13 11:26 AM
by Leonard62
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A general, generic topic Rokinon 14mm MF and "shutter lock"
In the manufacturer's? description of the lens on the Adorama site one is advised that "Sh
TBerryhill 30-Apr-13 04:29 AM
by four eighty sparky
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A general, generic topic The forbidden fruit, when it comes to the Nikon F4...
Prior to having my 28/3.5 Nikkor-H modified, I wouldn't dare mount it to my F4. But, $20
Kilted_F3_nut Moderator Skilled and passionate film photogtrapher 25-Apr-13 03:20 AM
by Kilted_F3_nut
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A general, generic topic Zeiss is Nice!
I just got my pre-owned Zeiss 100 f2 zr.2, and wow. I can see what all the fuss is about.
johno Silver Member 24-Apr-13 02:59 PM
by Bk777
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A general, generic topic Nikkor 800mm f/5.6 Ai-S
I have an opportunity to purchase a relatively unused version of this long lens for a reas
CaptainYooh Platinum Member 23-Apr-13 04:31 PM
by CaptainYooh
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A topic tagged as in need of help 35mm f2.8 PC Shift compatibility on D600
Hi Quick question on serial number differences of this lens On pg 288 of the D600 ma
robbie888 22-Apr-13 10:52 PM
by robbie888
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A general, generic topic Lazy aperture?
Hello all, I was out with my grandson a week ago for T-ball practice. I thought, what
jaulph 22-Apr-13 02:18 AM
by jaulph
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This is a hot, active topic! Help needed with focusing manual lens
Please help. I have a D5100 and recently purchased a "Rokinon 135mm MC f/2.8 Ai lens for N
AWD265 Silver Member 20-Apr-13 01:50 PM
by Leonard62
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A general, generic topic Need guidance!
I have the 55mm micro (macro?) manual lens from my film days and was thinking about "upgra
limeyzen Silver Member 13-Apr-13 01:56 PM
by Leonard62
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A general, generic topic Just chipped my 400mm 3.5 Ai-S, now I want focus only s...
I was hoping I could set the D300 and D700 to focus only release and get the shutter to on
D2Xstatic Silver Member 10-Apr-13 06:52 AM
by D2Xstatic
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A general, generic topic Which 35mm Sigma or Zeiss?
I've finally managed to convince my partner (longterm Canon user) to switch to Nikon. Mai
nervesplice Silver Member 09-Apr-13 02:53 AM
by lukaswerth
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A general, generic topic I figure the guys who use manual lenses could answer th...
I can't get the pop up wink light on my D90 to fire when I have an old AIs lens mounted.
JBD90 Silver Member 08-Apr-13 05:44 PM
by Leonard62
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A general, generic topic I think I'm gonna like my 'new' 500MM
Took it out for a real-life test run today... my neighbors granddaughter's softball game.
four eighty sparky Silver Member 07-Apr-13 09:07 PM
by MEMcD
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A general, generic topic Samyang T/S 24 mm f/3.5 pricing, finally!
So, we finally get pricing for this gem: http://www.s amyang.pl/index.php/ en/samyang-t-s
jec6613 Silver Member 01-Apr-13 03:15 AM
by mklass
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A general, generic topic TC-301 - Effect On Aperture
When I use the newly acquired TC-301 with my 300mm f4.5, I understand the minimum aperture
SweetMK 01-Apr-13 01:46 AM
by SweetMK
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A general, generic topic Looking for a bayonet mount for my Ai-S 400mm f3.5
I am getting my lens chipped and the mount is worn. Rather than machine a worn part, I was
D2Xstatic Silver Member 31-Mar-13 04:21 AM
by nathantw
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A general, generic topic regarding the Nikon 35 2.8 shift lens: silver and black...
I suppose the ones with the silver knobs are the older ones, right? But is there an optica
lukaswerth 29-Mar-13 05:06 AM
by lukaswerth
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A general, generic topic Where to get manual Nikkor lenses maintained
I recently purchased a nice 50mm 1.4 AI Nikkor at a camera swap meet for $100. It is in be
philm35 28-Mar-13 03:04 AM
by autoexer
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