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Reasons to consider the Tokina 17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Nikon-f

Has a silent focus motor Generic motor vs None
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Focuses quickly and silently
Has a consant aperture Yes vs No
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Constant aperture lenses offer the same aperture at all focal lengths
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the Tokina 17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Nikon-f

Reasons to consider the Nikon 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5D ED-IF

Wider aperture f/3.5 vs f/4
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At its widest, the 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5D ED-IF captures marginally more light, 0.4 f-stops
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the Nikon 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5D ED-IF

similarities

Compared to lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

LensHero is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

Prime lens Both are zoom lenses Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Max focal length Poor telephoto Help
35 mm
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

Compared to wide angle lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

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Zoom range Poor zoom Help
17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Nikon-f:2.1x
18-35mm f/3.5-4.5D ED-IF:1.9x

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 16-35mm f/4G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 16-35mm f/4G ED VR

Wide angle lens

$1,257

Image stabilization Has image stabilization
Length Is longer
Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f/2.8 Pro FX Nikon-f

Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f/2.8 Pro FX Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$639

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Length Is longer
Weight Is heavier
Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM Nikon-f

Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$499

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Image stabilization Has image stabilization

Tokina 17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Nikon-f Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 XR Di-II VC LD Nikon-f

Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 XR Di-II VC LD Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$649

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Wider aperture
Sigma 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 Pentax-k

Sigma 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 Pentax-k

Wide angle lens

Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Nikon-f

Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$519

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Wider aperture
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8G ED Four-thirds

Wide angle lens

Aperture Wider aperture
Zoom range Slightly less zoom

Nikon Nikkor 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5D ED-IF Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon Nikkor  20mm f/2.8D

Nikon Nikkor 20mm f/2.8D

Wide angle lens

Prime lens Is a prime lens
Aperture Wider aperture
Zoom range Less zoom
Nikon Nikkor AF-S 28mm f/1.8G

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 28mm f/1.8G

Low light lens

$697

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Prime lens Is a prime lens
Zoom range Less zoom
Nikon Nikkor 20mm f/2.8 D

Nikon Nikkor 20mm f/2.8 D

Wide angle lens

Prime lens Is a prime lens
Aperture Wider aperture
Zoom range Less zoom
Nikon Nikkor AF-S 17-35mm f/2.8D ED-IF

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 17-35mm f/2.8D ED-IF

Wide angle lens

$1,449

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Fixed aperture Has a consant aperture
Lowest price More expensive
Weight Heavier
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Tokina 17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Sigma-sa

Lens

$550

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Fixed aperture Has a consant aperture
Aperture Narrower aperture
Weight Slightly heavier

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