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|07-25-2013 11:34 AM|
i would call them as it appears to be in stock
|07-25-2013 08:27 AM|
|MajWilliams||Is anyone else still on backorder? I ordered 3/8/13 from Adorama the 85mm f/1.8 and it still hasn't shipped nor have I heard word.|
|04-28-2013 11:42 PM|
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|04-17-2013 12:19 PM|
|dudezz||does anybody know if nikon will have these sales again?|
|03-28-2013 07:19 AM|
I agree with you that the 85mm f/1.8G for $400 is a must buy. So do many other people, considering that it's back-ordered at both B&H and Adorama, and low stock at Amazon. I also think some of the other stars are the 80-400mm (not super impressive optically, and it's not AF-S, but it is incredibly cheap for what you get, especially if you want to do some longer wildlife), the 50mm f/1.4 is a great price right now, picking up either the 60mm or 85mm macro lenses for your kit makes a lot of sense at these prices, and I'd personally be upgrading my midrange zoom to the 16-85mm if I didn't already have an f/2.8 zoom.
My recommendation is also to not plan for the future. Don't plan your current needs with the glitter of stepping up to FX. First of all, seeing how good the current D5200, and likely the D7100 will be you probably won't need FX, as for most users, the difference doesn't justify the cost. Second, with the FX investment, it's so expensive that the money you lose on your DX lenses is a drop in the bucket. I don't think I'll ever go FX, and there are many professional photographers that have made the same decision as me.
|03-28-2013 06:43 AM|
|03-28-2013 06:12 AM|
|03-28-2013 06:11 AM|
|VarmintCong||Anyone on DX think the 85 1.8G is a must buy? I know if I go FX at some point, I really want an 85mm lens, but on DX seems a bit long?|
|03-27-2013 04:59 PM|
|thisiskate||Thank you all for the suggestions. I picked up the kit from Cameta and it was delivered yesterday. Couldn't be happier, loving this lens.|
|03-20-2013 02:24 PM|
I would get this kit -
Kit with Hoya 67mm NXT HMC UV Filter
|03-20-2013 01:37 PM|
|03-20-2013 12:50 PM|
|03-20-2013 11:54 AM|
|thisiskate||I am looking to get the 85mm lens, and I don't want to order from Amazon (to avoid sales tax). Any other reputable stores have it in stock? I checked with Adorama, BH and JR, all of them are out of stock. Thank you.|
|03-17-2013 10:24 AM|
|howdydoodie||Get 5% rebate through capital one at J&R brings price down @$20;plus no sales tax in a lot of states. I got delivery 2 weeks after i ordered. J&R will honor the price even if it ships after the end of the nikon rebate reperiod.|
|03-17-2013 09:51 AM|
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