New camera old lens

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  1. voodoocat

    voodoocat ))<>(( Supporting Member

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    My dad has some old nikon gear so schlepped this 105mm f2.5 on my D70. The lens is as ugly as they come on the outside.. but damn is it a nice lens. Only drawback is trying to focus on that little viewfinder and I have no metering... which is fine.



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  2. terri

    terri Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Wow, sharp as a briar! I'd say that's a nice addition to the lens collection! :D
     
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    Alison Swiss Army Friend Supporting Member

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    Awesome lens! Great photo.
     
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    Great capture at the right moment
    Terry
     
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    Ditto!
     
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    Lula Cracks-Up At Crazy Titles!

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    Great!
    You really captured the all emotion of the moment :D
     
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    nice job! arg...I need some faster lenses...it's killing me
     
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    I'm not up to date on the D70. But i know that on my istD, to get metering on older lenses like that, all I have ot do is engage the DOF preview. Might be something worth trying.
     
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    Cute kid :)
     

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