9.7/10

Version Notes

Black and silver metal body. Black metal focus grip. Click here to see an image of the lens with some more info.

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Nikon F

1969 - 71

Pre-AI (F)

Manual

50mm

f/2 - 16

Whole

6

0.5m

52mm (metal)

6/4

205g

48mm

46°

Unknown

Nikon 50 2.0 (FS).jpg

Infrared Performance Notes

This is probably the best IR performance that I have seen thus far from a 50mm lens, making it tied with the Sony/Zeiss FE 55mm f/1.8. This Nikkor is not as sharp as the Zeiss, especially wide open, nor does it hand flare nearly as well, but it's not bad at all. 

Edward Noble

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