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45 megapixel Nikon Z7
Zeiss Otus 28mm f/1.4 APO-Distagon

Examples: Lundy Canyon

This page collects examples at very low shutter speeds, as low as 1/3 second, all shot handheld with IBIS. Most were a success the first (and only) try some took more than one try; notes are included. The idea here is showing that using optimal handheld technique along with IBIS greatly expands the shooting envelope. It was very dim late dusk.

The Zeiss Otus 28/1.4 APO is a very large and heavy lens. Mounted on the Nikon Z7 with the Nikon FTZ lens adapter, the 'rig' needs to be support by the lens and adapter. The mass probably works in its favor for slow shutter speeds, but it is a little awkward to hold, and that works against it.

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f2.8 @ 1/6 sec handheld IBIS=on, ISO 64; 2018-10-09 18:27:21
[location “Lundy Canyon”, altitude 8100 ft / 2469 m, 50°F / 10°C, LACA corrected]
NIKON Z7 + Zeiss Otus 28mm f/1.4 APO-Distagon

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