For some shooters, a 70-200mm f/2.8 zoom is a lot more versatile than an 85mm prime lens, so how does Nikon’s 70-200mm f/2.8L VR II stack up against the 85mm f/1.4G on this demanding target?
For this test scene, the 70-200 was mounted using the foot on the lens, and I inadvertently did not observe the 1° angular change when I switched lenses, so the images are slightly different rotationally, but the image size is matched to within 1%, so the comparison still works very well.
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