This series shot manually focused to ensure peak image quality using the 36-megapixel Nikon D800E, zoomed to 200mm.
VR off, tripod based, etc; the series represents “best possible”.
The lighting was low contrast and so a tonal curve has been used to enhance the overall contrast.
The image is excellent at every aperture, bearing in mind that peripheral areas hide any weaknesses, the peak of the tower being less good than the central areas.
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