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The series assesses performance of the Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/4 S at 24mm on a far distance scene but unlike Summit View at Dusk Over Upper Conness Lake, it includes an excellent near-to-far foreground to assess sharpness taking account of field curvature and focus shift and actual lens performance.
Below, these small ponds are dry by July or so unless rain or snow fill them. The meltwater from a snowstorm 3 days prior had filled all the ponds in this area.
Snowstorm Meltwater Pond View to Mt Conness Eastern Ridge
Adobe Camera Raw 10.5.0.1001: view ACR settings. Camera Profile = Adobe Color. Contrast control and vignetting adjustment. Diffraction mitigating sharpening for f/9 (minimal) and f/11. Distortion and chromatic aberration corrected/required.
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