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The new Nikkor 58mm f1.4, who is it for?

This lens will not replace your standard 50mm, however, it will appeal to photographers who find themselves going back and forth between the 50mm 1.4 and the 85mm 1.4, photographers who like the bokeh characteristics of the 85mm but prefer the shorter working distance when shooting with the 50mm. If I had to choose between this lens and the newly announced Zeiss Otus 55mm, I would go with the Nikon. The 58mm will produce nicer bokeh and it has AF!

You can preorder the Nikkor 58mm 1.4 here at BH and here at Adorama.

HOT: Devyn Abdullah

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Devyn, Abdullah, a native New Yorker and the first winner of Naomi Campbell’s modeling reality show called “THE FACE” comes by for a go see, incredible talent, no wonder she won that contest! I couldn’t stop photographing her, the rest of shots from our 5 min photo session after the break

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Chinatown, NYC, a photo essay in color, shot with the Nikon D800e and Ricoh GR

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Chinatown hasn’t lost its magic since I first visited NYC many years ago. Hardly anything has changed. Most of us, even die-hard new yorkers feel like tourists walking down Mott street. A visual delight for photographers of all sorts, I have tried to capture my essential Chinatown, this time keeping it all square and in color
more after the break

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