Nikon 85mm Nikkor f1.8G AF-S Lens
The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G is a fast aperture medium-telephoto portrait
lens that’s optimised for use with full-frame Nikon digital SLR cameras. It
provides an effective focal length of 127.5mm when used with a Nikon DX-format
SLR. The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G VR lens features a Silent Wave Motor (SWM)
for quiet and accurate auto focusing, two focus modes, M/A (manual-priority auto
focus) and M (manual focus), an iris diaphragm with seven rounded blades for a
soft rendering of the out-of-focus areas, and a weather-sealed rubber lens
mount. The optical formula comprises 9 elements in 9 groups and the Nikon
AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G is fully compatible with entry level D-SLRs
that do not have a built in auto focus motor.
Fast aperture, medium telephoto portrait lens
for great stills and D-Movie HD videos Designed for use on Nikons FX-format
D-SLR cameras, this updated medium telephoto f/1.8 lens is designed
for shooting stills or D-Movie HD videos. The AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8G
features Nikons Internal Focus (IF) system providing fast and quiet AF and
produces sharp and clear images at all apertures. Its fast maximum aperture is
perfect for taking stills or D-Movie HD videos under ideal lighting, in low
light, head and shoulder portraiture, weddings or concerts. When mounted on a
DX-format D-SLR, the AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8G AF-S has an effective field
of view of 127mm.
Imagine being able to focus a lens without it
changing in size. Nikon's IF technology enables just that. All internal optical
movement is limited to the interior of the non-extending lens barrel. This
allows for a more compact, lightweight construction as well as a closer focusing
distance. A significant innovation in AF lens technology. Nikon's Silent Wave
Motor uses ultrasonic (too quiet) vibrations rather than a gear system to focus
the lens, providing extremely smooth, silent and precise auto focus operation.
When fine manual focusing is needed, simply rotate the lens focus ring M/A mode
allows you to seamlessly override the AF system with virtually no time lag.
Nikon's Super Integrated Coating enhances light transmission efficiency and
offers superior colour consistency and reduced lens flare.
In terms of features, the Nikon AF-S Nikkor
85mm f/1.8G offers almost all that you need from a prime lens. The lens has
a built-in auto focus motor that allows AF operation on every Nikon DX camera
body, including entry-level offerings like the D3100 or D5100. The lens also has
a handy distance scale. The AF-S 85mm f/1.8 is lightweight, fast, and
easy to tote around. Weighing in at 0.93 lb less than the venerable 85mm f/1.4
shooters that favours prime lenses can toss this optic in their gear bag without
hesitation - it's small enough and light enough to take along everywhere!
Nikon 85mm Nikkor f1.8G AF-S
Fast: f/1.8 Compact Prime Lens
Optimized for FX Format
Nikon F-Bayonet Mount
Silent Wave Motor with Internal Focus
M/A Focus Mode Switch
Nikon Super Integrated Coating
Focal Length: 85mm
Aperture: Maximum: f/1.8 - 1.8
Minimum: f/16 - 16
Camera Mount Type: Nikon F 1
Format Compatibility: Nikon FX/35mm Film, Nikon DX
Angle of View: 28°
DX Picture Angle: 18° 2
Minimum Focus Distance: 2.62' (0.8 m)
Diaphragm Blades: 7
Auto focus: Yes
Filter Thread: 67mm
Dimensions (D x L): Approx. 3.1 x 3.0" (7.87 x 7.62 cm)
Weight: 0.93 lb (0.42 kg)
Nikon 85mm Nikkor f1.8G AF-S Lens
HB-62 Bayonet Lens Hood
LC-62 Snap-On Front Lens Cap
LF-4 Rear Lens Cap
CL-1015 Soft Case
Instruction / User Manual
About Nikon Lenses
Nikon is the only company in the world that manufactures their imaging products
all the way from glass manufacturing to finished products. The spirit and technology to freely maneuver light are
deeply embedded in Nikon's products.
is a lens brand for cameras that symbolizes the sprit of Nikon.
The design concept of Nikkor such as: "100 year quality" achieved through the
fusion of traditional craftsmanship with
the latest technology; lenses of such quality that they are considered works of
art reflecting the unique
craftsmanship of the master lens makers; High image quality unique to Nikon that
is both sharp and expressive; Styling
so beautiful it brings a joy of ownership without sacrificing usability.
The highly expected
Nikon VR Lenses are professional-grade lenses that is
specifically designed for portraits, studio
and wedding photographers who need an ultra-fast, quality lenses with a large
aperture for low-light circumstances.
VR technology remove image blur caused by camera wobble, mainly when shooting in
low-light conditions, permitting
photographers to use shutter speeds up to three stops slower than they would
normally use to obtain sharp, well
Prime lenses, are smaller, lighter and more compact than zoom lenses and tend to
be faster, offering wide apertures of
f/2.8, f/1.8 or even f/1.4. The large apertures let in more light, which
benefits the photographer in a number of ways.
Nikon Macro lenses ensure superior optical performance even at close distances
that allows you to you take photographs
that are 1:2 or 1:1 reproduction, which is ½ life size to life size respectively
without the need for any additional
accessories. It has both AF (Auto-focus) and MF (manual focus) mechanism. Nikon
Macro lenses features IF "Internal Focusing" mechanism for quiet and smooth
Auto Focus, yet the length of the Lens doesn't change during AF.
Nikon's Micro-NIKKOR lenses are designed to perform their best from infinity all
the way down to their closest
focusing distances. Moving in extremely close to the subject using a Micro-NIKKOR
lens lets you to fill the entire
frame with your subject, allowing you to expand your artistic vision.
Nikon Zoom lenses offers high-performance features in a solid body. Additionally
they possess the shortest closest-focusing distance in its class - 0.33m throughout the entire zoom range. Nikon
Zoom lenses are perfect for
photojournalism and other all-purpose photographic needs.
These elements convey an "authentic ambience" to its owner, and are passed from
yesterday to today, and from today to
tomorrow, with the aim of bringing greater joy of visual expression to people
who take photos.