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Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8G ED

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Compared: Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8G vs Nikon 14mm f/2.8: Ancient Bristlecone

This test is of a landscape scenario at near focus, with supporting environmental details falling off to the background above and to the sides.

Exposure

Exposure was identical between lenses. The 14/2.8 produces a darker image as it does in the road comparison. The 14-24 zoom is effectively a brighter lens at the same aperture, about 1/2 stop faster (T-stop) according to what I found with exposure compensation.

Processing

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