Tamron AF 180mm F/3.5 Di LD 1:1 Macro Lens for Nikon

Di: Digitally Integrated Design, is a designation Tamron puts on lenses featuring optical systems designed to meet the performance characteristics of digital SLR cameras. This lens employs an IF (Internal Focusing) system that maintains the overall length of the lens during focusing. Uses two LD…
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4.5 2 Reviews
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By Dee Bee Tee

from Washington, DC

About Me Photo Enthusiast

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Does the job it is designed to do

 
4.0

PROS

  • Consistent Output
  • Strong Construction
  • Nice Bokeh

CONS

  • Slow Focus

BEST USES

  • Macro Photography

Comments:

I bought this for technical photography, and it works beautifully when the lighting and setting are controlled. It can be a little more challenging for free-handed photography in low light settings. I debated between the Sigma 70mm F/2.8 and this lens, and ultimately the extra working distance and wider aperture won me over. I am very happy with this lens - it will have a long and busy life.


By Freestoneriver

from Lower Hudson Valley, NY

About Me Casual user

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a great sharp lens

 
5.0

PROS

  • Sharp Focus

CONS

  • A little bulky

BEST USES

  • General Use
  • Wildlife
  • Landscape Photography
  • Macro

Comments:

A great macro lens that gives good working distance



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