Nikkor 50mm F/1.8D AF Part 1

After using the Nikkor 28-105mm F/3.5-5.6 as my primary lens for the longest time, I finally accepted the severe limitation of a 3.5-5.6 aperture lens. This was glaringly apparent when I went to Muir Woods with Andrea.

Almost every picture I shot (hand held), deeper in the woods, came out blurry as if I was trying to do my own rendition of Blair Witch Project with a camera. Horrible. I was getting speeds of 1/3, 1/5, 1/10 and even increasing the ISO did not help much. Continue reading Nikkor 50mm F/1.8D AF Part 1