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Reviews

Subjective lens evaluations - overview

Samyang Fisheye 8mm f/3.5 DX

Samyang Fisheye 12mm f/2.8 FX

AF-S Nikkor 17-35mm f/2.8

AF-S Nikkor 20mm f/1.8G

Nikkor 20mm f/3.5 and recommendations for accessories

PC-E Nikkor 24mm f/3.5

AF Nikkor 28-70mm f/3.5-4.5

AF Nikkor 35mm f/2 D

AF Nikkor 35-70mm f/2.8 D

AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 G

Micro-Nikkor 55mm f/3.5 and recommendations for accessories

Nikon Series E 75-150mm f/3.5

AF Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8 D

AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8 G

AF Nikkor 180mm f/2.8

AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/4 and TC-14EII

Bokeh comparison of 50~60mm prime lenses

Dawntech di-GPS ECO PF1-M GPS receiver

Nikon D300IR

Nikon D4 for D700 shooters

Nikon Df

ThinkTank Airport Acceleration V2.0 backpack


Tips & Tricks

How to digitise your slides and negatives

Using a bellows unit, particularly the Nikon PB-4

Microphotography for a small budget

Tilting the 85mm PC Nikkor lenses

Getting more reach:
Nikon 1 V2 vs. Nikon TC-20EIII


Which 300mm to choose? Hands-on review of the 300mm f/2.8G VRII

Under water with your Nikon

Lenses in an ewa-marine underwater housing

Tips for buying older MF-Nikkor lenses

Nikon DR-3 - how to make the rotation of the right-angle viewfinder stiffer by yourself

Upgrading two old mechanics

How do I clean the sensors of my DSLRs?

How to clean lenses

Nikon SG-3IR - an inexpensive but very helpful accessory

Harmonic combinations of focal lengths

The portrait format in the digital age. Incl. short review of Microsoft's Surface Pro 4

Presenting images on two monitors


Background

Understanding the F-Mount: using older lenses on your Nikon DSLR

Understanding the F-Mount: the wild early years

Understanding the F-Mount: the difference between an AI-modified and an AI lens

Understanding the F-Mount: the difference between an AI-S and an AI lens

Understanding the F-Mount: AI-P lenses and CPU conversion

Understanding the F-Mount: AF lenses with an aperture ring

Understanding the F-Mount: 'G' lenses

Understanding the F-Mount: 'E' lenses

Understanding the F-Mount: Nikon teleconverters and automatic tubes

F-Mount oddities: GN Nikkor 45mm f/2.8

F-Mount oddities: Soviet KIEV 19 plus MIR-24N 35mm f/2 MC

F-Mount oddities: AF-upgrade for your manual focus SLR

F-Mount oddities: 20-year-old Nikon E2N and Kodak DCS 420 DSLRs

F-Mount oddities: Nikon Df

Interchangeable finders

Viewfinder accessories

Remote controlling your Nikon SLR or DSLR

Photography in invisible light


New articles

February 19, 2017
Revised and updated:
How to digitise your slides and negatives


December 26, 2016
F-Mount oddities: GN Nikkor 45mm f/2.8

November 20, 2016
AF-S Nikkor 20mm f/1.8G review

September 17, 2016
Presenting images on two monitors

August 28, 2016
F-Mount oddities: AF-upgrade for your manual focus SLR

July 24, 2016
The portrait format in the digital age. Incl. short review of Microsoft's Surface Pro 4

July 10, 2016
Updated: Nikon D4 review - XQD and battery performance

May 1, 2016
Which 300mm to choose? Hands-on review of the 300mm f/2.8G VRII

March 28, 2016
Viewfinder accessories

December 31, 2015
Samyang Fisheye 12mm f/2.8 FX review

December 20, 2015
Updated:
Getting more reach


October 25, 2015
Nikon Df review

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