Best budget prime lens: 8 top portraiture optics tested and rated

    | Lenses, Reviews | 04/06/2014 00:01am
    Best budget prime lens: 8 top optics tested and rated

    A standard kit zoom lens can work reasonably well for portraiture, but a budget prime lens gives you greater versatility. We tested eight of the top options to see how they performed.

    AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR: Nikon’s new £10,400 super-telephoto lens

    | News | 14/05/2014 09:12am
    AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR: Nikon's new £10,400 super-telephoto lens

    Nikon has announced a new super-telephoto prime lens, the AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR. The Nikon 400mm f/2.8 price tag will be £10,399.99 / €12,379.00 from its 28 August release date.

    Best lens for portraits: 5 sensibly priced options tested and rated

    | Lenses, Reviews | 21/03/2014 00:01am
    Best lens for portraits: Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1.8G

    What’s the best lens for portraits that you can buy without spending a fortune? Our friends at Photography Week recently tested five of the best sensibly priced portrait lenses.

    DX format vs FX format: what you need to know about Nikon’s sensor sizes

    | Photography Tips | 10/02/2014 12:47pm
    DX format vs FX format: what you need to know about Nikon's sensor sizes

    Discover which Nikon lenses work with which sensor formats in our DX format vs FX format comparison.

    Nikon lenses from A-Z: the ultimate photographer’s guide

    | News | 14/12/2013 00:01am
    Nikon lenses from A-Z: the ultimate photographer's guide

    Your lenses are the eyes of your camera. In this tutorial, the experts at the Nikon magazine N-Photo explain everything you need to know about Nikon lenses and show you how to use them to change the way you see and capture the world around you…

    Nikon AF-S 80-400mm ED VR lens review

    | Lenses, Reviews | 28/07/2013 00:01am
    Nikon AF-S 80-400mm ED VR lens review

    Nikon’s first ever Vibration Reduction lens receives a long-overdue update. Is it the best Nikon lens ever? Find out how we rate it in our Nikon AF-S 80-400mm ED VR review.

    Nikon 800mm f/5.6: 10 reasons why it costs so much!

    | News | 02/02/2013 14:00pm
    Nikon 800mm f/5.6: 10 reasons why it costs so much!

    Who could possibly need a lens you can’t afford and can barely lift? We explain why the Nikon 800mm f/5.6 costs so much who would use it.

    Full Review: Nikon AF-S DX 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR superzoom

    | Lenses, Reviews | 23/09/2012 15:00pm
    Full Review: Nikon AF-S DX 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR superzoom

    The Nikon 18-200mm VR has long been renowned as the best superzoom lens on the market. For a while though, it hasn’t led the field for outright zoom range, losing out to the Sigma 18-250mm and Tamron 18-270mm, both of which have recently had radical redesigns. Nikon has now come up trumps with its new 18-300mm VR, which boasts the biggest zoom range of any SLR lens on the planet.

    Nikon 18-300mm: testing the longest ever superzoom for street photography

    | Lenses, Reviews | 13/07/2012 11:30am
    Nikon 18-300mm superzoom lens test

    It’s the longest superzoom lens ever, but what’s the brand new Nikon 18-300mm superzoom actually like to use? Our friends at N-Photo just got their hands on a sample have taken it out for an hour’s street photography to find out.

    Nikon 800mm f/5.6 VR monster super-telephoto announced

    | News | 12/07/2012 14:30pm
    Nikon 800mm f/5.6 VR monster super-telephoto lens announced

    Nikon is to unveil its a new monster to its lens line-up. The Nikon AF-S 800mm f/5.6 will be the longest focal length in its current range of optic – an honour currently held by its AF-S 600mm f/4G ED VR.

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