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

lovemy8514

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

lovemy8514 Registered since 05th Oct 2007
Tue 20-Nov-12 05:49 PM

I own both the older 85mm f/1.4d and the 105mm VR lenses, and for portraits I go for the 85mm every time using both the D300 and the D600 bodies. I like shooting at apertures larger than 2.8 for portraits, but that's with a single subject. Having the ability to shoot larger than f/2.8 opens up some creative choices that you simply don't have with the 105mm in my opinion.

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