Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 50mm F1.4G Lens

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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F/1.4G Lens with Built-in Motor
Nikon Corporation has announced today a new upcoming standard lens called "Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.4G Lens" on celebrating 75-years of producing excellent optical equipments. This Nikkor lens is manufactured using one of the finest quality glass optics. Nikon 50mm AF-S Lens features the new built in Silent_Wave_Motor-(SWM) which is completely compatible for fast and precise autofocusing with Nikon D40x and Nikon D60 Digital SLR Cameras. To produce one of the best image quality, Nikon 50 mm AF-S Nikkor lens is designed with new latest technology optical system-(8 elements and 7 groups lens construction). This master piece of lens is considered to be an essential tool for professional photographers.
Nikon AF-S F1.4G 50mm Nikkor lens generates outstanding results with more attractive blur background. This blur background emphasises the main subject of the picture, which is possible because of Nikon's new type of circular aperture diaphragm designed especially for this Nikkor 50mm lens. This lens also features a fast maximum aperture of f/1.4 with shallow depth of field. Coma and chromatic aberrations are corrected. These aberrations usually cause distortion and vignetting, due to which resulting images are not bright and also have less contrast.

The use of exclusive Silent Wave Motor - (SWM) by Nikon enables fast, precise and accurate AutoFocusing-(AF) operation. Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.4G lens is equipped with two focusing modes. The users can switch between Auto focusing mode and manual focusing mode easily. It produces spectacular shots in dim and low light conditions and also perfect for general wildlife and travel photography. Easy to handle due to its compact size and light weight.

Usually, normal lens whose optics are not coated, produce images with ghosting and flare. This ghosting and flare usually occurs due to reflection of light inside the lens. But, Nikon loyal users are not to be worried about ghosting and flare, because Nikon coated the optics of Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.4G lens with superior quality "Nikon Super Integrated Coatings-(SIC)". These special type of coatings eliminates the reflection of light inside the lens. Hence, Nikon 50mm gathers more light due to large aperture and these coatings helps in transforming maximum light through to the camera with out reflection. The resulting pictures are sharp and bright with greater colour consistency.

Nikon 50mm AF-S Nikkor lens also features greater close focusing upto 1.5 ft which is quite helpful to do photography of small objects with greater detail. The rounded 9-Blades diaphragm construction helps to deliver images of out-of-focus elements with more natural appearance. Nikon AF-S Nikkor F1.4G is ideal master piece of lens for traveling and general photography in various types of conditions. This compact lens of Nikon Inc. continues the traditions of Nikkor lenses which always provide its users versatile and outstanding new products.

Traditionally, 50mm lens has been the most favourite lens among the professional photographers for generations. Professional enthusiasts always appreciated the excellent picture quality and low-light ability of accurately engineered 50mm lens.

Edward_Fasano, General Manager-(GM) for_marketing, SLR_systems products_at Nikon Incorporation said, "Our 75_years_of high-performance optical_experience_and excellent_quality standards_have won the hearts_of_photographers and professional enthusiasts around_the world, as Nikon_is also_celebrating 45 million_NIKKOR lenses_produced in these 75 years. In fact, five million_of these lenses_were produced in_the last year alone, further reinforcing_our contemporary_leadership in the digital SLR market.

In short Nikon produced this time produced one of innovative and impressive 50mm Nikkor AF-S lens which has fast apertures, built-in Silent Wave Motor for accurate AF and compact dimensions with new creative options available for Photographers.


Nikon 50mm AF-S F1.4G Built-in Motor Nikkor Lenses

Features:

Ideal for use in low light conditions due its fast aperture and shutter speed
Perfect normal angle of view when used in combination with Nikon FX-format digital SLR and 35mm Film cameras
Enhanced light transmission due to Nikon Special Multi-layer Super Integrated Coatings-(SIG)
Integrated with new silent wave motor for fast and precise AF
Close focusing down to 18 inches-(1.5 feet)
Rounded 9-Blade diaphragm construction of Nikon AF-S 50mm F1.4G Nikkor Lens
Accessories supplied are Bayonet HB-47 Lens Hood,LC-58 Snap-On Front Lens Cap, LF-1 Rear Lens Cap and CL-1013 Soft Case

Specifications:

 Product Brand:  Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.4G Lens
 Product Manufacturer Code:  2180
 Focal Length:  50mm
 Maximum Aperture Size:  F/1.4
 Minimum Aperture Size:  F/16
 Format Compatible:  35mm Film
 AutoFocus-AF:  Yes
 AF-S (SWM)-Silent Wave Motor:  Yes-Nikon AF-S 50mm Nikkor lens
 Minimum Closing Distance:  45 cm - 1.5 ft
 FX in DX crop Mode:  FX and DX
 Maximum Reproduction Ratio-(MMR):  0.15x
 Attachment - (Filter Size):  58mm
 Information about Distance:  Yes
 Coatings on Optics:  Nikon Multi-layer Super Integrated Coatings
 Aspheric Elements (Lens):  No
 Manual/AutoFocus Mode:  Yes
 Angle of View:  46 degrees-(DX Format),  32 degrees-(FX Format)
 ED-Extra Dispersion Glass:  No
 Nano Coatings (Crystal Coatings):  No
 Length:  54.2mm-(2.1inches)
 Diameter:  73.5mm-(2.9inches)
 Weight - Nikon 50mm AFS Nikkor Lens:  280 grams (9.8 oz)  
 Vibration Reduction-VR:  No
 Rear Focusing:  No
 Construction of Lens:  8 elements,  7 groups
 Close-Range Correction:  No
 De-Focus Control:  No
 Nikon Mount-Type:  Nikon F-Bayonet
 Type of Filter - (Accepted):  Screw-on
 Lens-Case: Nikon CL-1013
 Lens Hood: Nikon HB-47
 Front-Lens Cap: Nikon LC-58 Snap-on
 Rear-Lens Cap: Nikon LF-1

Kit Contents
Nikon AFS 50mm Nikkor 50mm F1.4G Lens
Nikon LC-58 Snap-On lens cap for Front End
Nikon LF-1 lens cap for Rear End
Nikon HB-47 Lens Hood
Nikon CL-1013 Soft Lens 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. Nikkor 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 exposed images.
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 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.

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Fast efficient service. Recommended. Lens is excellent: fast and great for portraits.

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This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 24 September, 2008.