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The series assesses the Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S at 14mm near/far architectures scene all the way to f/13, to see just how much depth of field can develop.
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Overall image quality is strong for color, contrast, etc but aggressive contrast control has been used here for visual impact and ease of evaluation. My impression as with most all images from the the Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S is that image integrity is very high, so that my only serious criticism is wishing I had a little more sharpness in the outer zones. But on balance I keep liking what the lens delivers.
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