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AF-S 85 f/1.4G or AF-S 105 f/2.8 VR Micro for Portraits

jrp

San Pedro Garza GarcĂ­a, MX
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"RE: AF-S 85 f/1.4G or AF-S 105 f/2.8 VR Micro for Portraits"

jrp Administrator JRP is one of the co-founders, has in-depth knowledge in various areas. Awarded for his contributions for the Resources Charter Member
Sun 18-Nov-12 05:14 AM

Of course you can master DOF with an 85mm at f/1.4 below an example. It just needs lots of good practice.

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I use it indoors and outdoors.

I don't use my micro Nikkor 105mm f/2.8 for portraits, because I more often than not photograph ladies. And it is overly sharp, it reveals "wrinkles to come, not even there yet", according to one of my favorite subjects.
I use the manual focus 105mm f/2.5 AI-S for when the added focal length is preferable.
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