AF-S Micro Nikkor 40mm 2.8
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I picked this up a few months ago and can't say enough about the value of this little sucker. For under $300 you have a nice, sharp lens, that's not bad in low light (sure it's no 1.4), but the quality of the macro has lived up to the 5 star reviews on some of the online stores. It's a very short working distance, which can be a bit of a drawback, but I've just been plain happy. Big thumbs up!
Also by Mike Melnotte
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