Description-Nikon 180Mm F2.8D (F2.8 D) ED-IF AF Nikkor Lens
is a medium telephoto lens launched by Nikon. Nikon call it high performance
lens with telephoto feature. It is one of the most admired lens for sports events
and hall concerts. The lens is recommended for sports photography, portrait
photography, news events and astronomy. Nikon 180mm is a light weight compact
design lens made of 8 elements in 6 different groups. The optical construction
also consists of 1-one "Extra Low Dispersion" ED lens element for superior
performance and high image quality. The lens delivers excellent result and the images acquired are high
contrast, high resolution, crisp and sharp. The focus function is equipped with
"Internal Focusing" mechanism for fast and quiet autofocus keeping the focus
component move inside the lens, ensures use of polarizing filter and hood
Note: This is the current
Version "D" of the 180mm F2.8. This version
sends Distance information the the camera.
The D at the end of the model name in gold on the identity plate. This shows
this lens is a D version. See picture
Nikon Nikon 180mm F2.8D
(F2.8 D) ED-IF AF Nikkor Lens
Lens Construction: 6-Groups/8_Elements
Lens Type: Telephoto Lens
Focal Length Type: Fixed Focal-Length
Focus System: Internal Focus[IF]
Extra Low Dispersion Lens: Yes(1)ED-Glass
Focal Length.: 180 mm
Picture.Angle: 13 °_40'
F stop range: f2.8-f22
Closest Focusing Distance[CFD]: 5ft.
Reproduction: 1 : 6.6
Filter Diameter: 72 mm.
Dimensions(Len x Dia): 5.70in x 3.10in
Kit Contents Nikon 180Mm F2.8D (F2.8 D) ED-IF AF Nikkor Lens
Nikon CL-38 Hard case
Nikon Rear and front lens caps
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
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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 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
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