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Carl Zeiss ZF.2 135mm f/2 APO-Sonnar T*
Carl Zeiss ZF.2 135mm f/2 APO-Sonnar T*

Alignment (D800E, Distance Scene)

One of the big frustrations with high resolution digital is alignment:

High-res digital is very sensitive to flange-to-sensor alignment, especially at infinity focus. Below is documented a image in which the combination of the Nikon D800E + 135mm f/2 APO-Sonnar shows a right-side blur problem.

The camera is the primary suspect, because not long before, two 35mm lenses (Zeiss 35/1.4 and Sigma 35/1.4) also showed a forward skew of focus on the right side.

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Nikon D800E + Zeiss 135mm f/2 APO-Sonnar @ ƒ/2.8

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