Is the Nikon 50mm 1.4 Ai that hard to manual focus?

Answer Modern DSLRs make it difficult to focus manually regardless of what lens you use. The reason is focusing screens lack split prism and/or microprism reticles and don't offer the kind of contrast we... Read More »

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Manual Focus on Nikon 50mm f/1.8?

Hi Rach,I assume that you are talking about using a manual focus lens with a Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) model Nikon because, for years Nikon packaged their "economy" kit as the camera body a... Read More »

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Nikon 50mm f/1.4 Autofocus or Manual?

The 50mm f/1.4 is an amazing portrait lens. Some people prefer the 85mm, but I absolutely love the 50mm. Although it's very possible to take great shots using manual focus, do yourself a favor an... Read More »

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