Product Code: 2147

Nikon 17-55MM f2.8G IF-ED AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor

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Description - Nikon 17-55mm Zoom Nikkor f2.8G (f2.8 G) IF-ED AF-S DX Lens

The new Nikon 17-55mm Zoom Nikkor Lens is one of the best lenses by Nikon. It is highly appreciated lens due it superb performance, high contrast, high resolution image quality. Nikon 17-55mm is considered the world' 1st constant f2.8 3.2 x zoom lens especially manufactured for DX-format cameras. It gives wideangle coverage from 79 degrees to 28 degrees 50' with DX format. When used with 35mm format it offers coverage from 25.5 mm to 85.50 mm. The lens is highly desired for architecture_photography, landscape photography, groups and portraitures. Nikon 17-55mm has employs three ED.(Extra_Low_Dispersion) lens elements to reduce chromatic aberrations and delivers high contrast, superior resolution result. The lens is also incorporates three a-spherical lenses for reduction of distortion. Nikon 17-55mm f2.8g lens is lightweight compact size lens, equipped with Silent Wave Motor (SWM) system for quiet, soft and fast auto focus. It has a MF/AF switch converter for convenient swapping of manual to auto and vice versa. The focus system is also equipped with (IF) Internal Focus System for balance focusing and to keep the lens components move inside the lens body.

Nikon 17-55mm Zoom Nikkor f2.8G (f2.8 G) IF-ED AF-S DX Lens


Lens Type: Zoom Lens
Lens Fit: Nikon
Focus - Nikon 17-55mm f2.8 G Lens: Auto
AF/MF Converter: Yes
IF.(Internal Focusing): Yes
Silent Wave Motor(SWM): Yes
Focal Length - Nikon 17-55mm f2.8 G Lens: 17-55mm
Maximum Aperture: f/2.8
Picture Angle: 79 ~ 28 50
Lens Construction: 14 Elements/10-Groups
E.D. Lens Elements: Yes(3)
Aspherical Lens - Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G Lens: Yes(3)
Minimum Shooting Distance: 14.20"-infinity
Max. Reproduction Ratio: 1/5 (0.20@Tele)
Minimum F stop: 22
Aperture Diaphragm Blades: 7_Rounded
Filter Size - Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G Lens: 77mm
Soft case:  (optional)
Dimensions: 3.40" x 4.40"
Weight - Nikon 17-55mm f2.8 G Lens: 26.60oz
Compatibility: D70, D50, D40, D40X, D80, D700, D90 D1, D1X, D1H, D2H and D100 D200, D300, D60 D2X, D2Xs
Future outlook: Compatible with all new coming models
Lens Length- Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G Lens: 4.4"
Lens Diameter: 3.4"
Lens Elements: 14
Lens Construction Groups: 10

Kit Contents
Nikon 17-55mm F2.8G IF-ED AF-S DX lens
Nikon Hood for Nikon 17-55mm Lens
Nikon Lens case
User Guide
Nikon Front & Rear caps

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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Customer Reviews on Nikon 17-55MM f2.8G IF-ED AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor

5 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
Review by ,    ,    Customer Rating:   5 of 5 Stars!

A cracking walk about lens,not heavy at all,good optics for low light workperfect on my nikon dx format d7000

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This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 23 March, 2004.