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Old Sep 14, 2005, 7:28 PM   #1
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I am seriiously considering purchasing a D70 body. I have 2 Nikon lenses from my N90 days, a 24-120mm 3.5-5.4f and a 80-200mm - 2.8f. I understand these lenses will work finewith a D70. Is that correct?

What macro lens and flash do you recommend?


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Old Sep 16, 2005, 7:22 AM   #2
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Those lenses will work fine although with a narrower field of view due to the crop factor. You'll gain on the telephoto end of the 80-200 but lose out on the wide end of the 24-120.

Nikon make the excellent 60mm and 105mm macro lenses and Sigma make a very good 50mm and 105mm. Which to go for depends on your budget and also the subject. All will give a 1:1 reproduction ratio so it depends on how close you can get to your subject.
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