I have finally signed up for an Instagram account.
I started this account hoping to get more audience for my photos.
Please note that my photos will not be purely taken and edited using my iPhone.
Some uploaded photos will be taken using my D90 (#D90) and DMC FT3 (#FT3).
For those who wants to follow me, or at least view the photos I have uploaded, just search for world_of_ice
This lens is the second least used lens in my gear.
Having sold my Nikon 28-80 the longest lens I have right now is 50mm.
Photography is my hobby and among my lenses, the 55-200 was only used during my weekend shoots.
I used to use my Tamron 17-50 and Nikon 28-80 for vacations, my Sigma 10-20 for landscape and 50mm for portraits.
The 55-200 was just used for wildlife (zoo) and portraits where my 50mm did a better job.
Although I plan of having a 80-200 f2.8 someday it all starts with letting go of some pieces I have now to have enough space for movement in the future.
Here are some photos taken using my Nikon AF-S 55-200 f4-5.6 VR.
After owning a this specific lens, I have decided to let it go…
Don’t get me wrong, it’s was a very good and sharp lens, but at the end of the day there are just things which you look for which this lens cannot provide.
Ranked by kenrockwell as one of Nikon’s Top 10 Lenses
I find it not wide enough and not long enough when used with a D90.
Here are some photos I have taken using this lens…
Do I have the reason to call myself lucky to able to get my hands on a Nikon 28-80mm f3.3-5.6G lens?
I know, this is not hard to find since Nikon made a lot of these lenses but buying one nowadays means that I have to look for a pre-owned one.
I have checked a couple of reviews before searching for an owned copy of this lens and have made a lot of thinking before making the actual purchase.
This is a very light lens; it’s almost as small as the 18-55mm kit lens of the D40/60.
Made of plastic or as some sites call it… Polycarbonate!
Filter will also rotate while focusing.
In general, I am happy with this lens. It’s light, compact and cheap!
Here are photos that were taken using this lens.