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The aperture series assesses total imaging performance from very near to very far of the Nikon NIKKOR Z 24mm f/1.8 S including sharpness across the field, depth of field, and correction for secondary color.
This is another subject crying out for pixel shift or multi-shot high-res mode so important to a lifelike rendering of the fine wood detail (a serious 'fail' here for the Z7)—that turns me off to the Nikon Z7 and the Canon EOS R5 as stupidly and needlessly inflexible (but Sony is remiss in lacking focus stacking support).
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