Aerial examples on this page were shot handheld. A strongly buffeting wind made it difficult to hold anything steady, or even to use Live View to ensure optimal focus. Thus any sharpness weakness cannot be assumed to be the lens.
D800 with Lossless-Compressed NEF.
All comments here based on viewing the 16-bit TIF versions on a wide-gamut calibrated NEC PA301W display. The JPEG versions are high quality, but might not preserve the total color or tonal range fully, in subtle ways.
Most images presented at 1/3 linear resolution (2400 pixels wide vs 7360 original).
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