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  1. ilkka_nissila replied to the thread Death of the F mount.

    I haven't noticed F-mount lenses on fire sale, where can I find those? The 14-24 G is $1746.95 at B&H. When it was a new model (2007)...

    Jun 23, 2021 at 9:43 AM
  2. ilkka_nissila replied to the thread Death of the F mount.

    If you look at the Nikon Z 14-24mm f/2.8 S, it's 1/3 lighter than the F-mount 14-24/2.8 and yet the new lens has higher MTF and supports...

    Jun 23, 2021 at 6:54 AM
  3. ilkka_nissila replied to the thread Death of the F mount.

    Right, so it is shared with the 14-24/2.8 Z, that's something. But with rear-slot filters you can pre-mount them on the holders and just...

    Jun 22, 2021 at 11:14 AM
  4. ilkka_nissila replied to the thread Death of the F mount.

    I suppose the filter slot in the (Canon) adapter is convenient for video shooters, as they need some way of using an ND filter for...

    Jun 22, 2021 at 5:33 AM
  5. ilkka_nissila replied to the thread Death of the F mount.

    Sorry, the 120-300 is too expensive for me and I would prefer the elevated price to be used to make the lens lighter weight. I let the...

    Jun 22, 2021 at 3:10 AM
  6. ilkka_nissila replied to the thread Death of the F mount.

    With a fast prime Mike is probably referring to something from f/2 to f/1.2 in the short tele range (85-135 mm), or f/2.8 to f/2 in the...

    Jun 21, 2021 at 10:39 AM
  7. ilkka_nissila replied to the thread Death of the F mount.

    My understanding is that the 1-series 70-300mm is a high-quality lens and Nikon may have preferred users to get that rather than try to...

    Jun 21, 2021 at 6:45 AM
  8. ilkka_nissila replied to the thread Death of the F mount.

    Yes. For profit. So they make what sells. That's the thing - they haven't made what sells and their market share is plunging. I recall...

    Jun 21, 2021 at 6:40 AM
  9. ilkka_nissila replied to the thread Death of the F mount.

    With music, the distribution channels changed; this happened also with photography when photographers moved from film to digital and...

    Jun 18, 2021 at 6:37 AM