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Compared vs 28/2 AIS, Voigtlander 28/2.8 SL II (Cabin Bathroom)
An extended version of this comparison including the Zeiss 28mm f/2 Distagon is available in Guide to Zeiss.
These three lenses are compared:
- Nikon AF-S 28mm f/1.8G.
- Nikon 28mm f/2 AIS (decades old design).
- Voigtlander Color-Skopar 28mm f/2.8 SL II (2012 design).
The reasonable assumption is that Nikon’s newest design will perform best here.
Considerations to bear in mind:
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