Nikon AF-S ED 24mm F1.4G Wide Angle Auto Focus Nikkor Lens: Nikon AF-S ED 24mm F1.4G Wide Angle Auto Focus Nikkor Lens is a precision FX format prime lens with a natural wide angle of view designed to deliver sharp and distortion-free images. It is also compatible with DX format cameras and provides a 61 degree angle of view when mounted to a DX camera. A fast maximum aperture of f/1.4 is very effective in low light situations and provides exacting depth of field control. Features 12 lens elements in 10 groups including 2 Extra-low Dispersion (ED) and 2 Aspherical lenses create high-contrast images with minimal chromatic aberrations even at f/1.4. Nano Crystal Coating reduces flare and ghosting. This rear focusing lens with Nikon's Silent Wave Motor (SWM) provides fast, accurate and quiet AF operation. It also features a rounded 9-blade diaphragm for pleasing out-of-focus areas within your images.
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Nikon AF-S ED 24mm F1.4G Wide Angle Auto Focus Nikkor Lens Features:
A fast, wide-angle 24mm fixed focal-length lens with a maximum aperture of f/1.4 Constructed with two ED and two aspherical lens elements Nano Crystal Coat significantly reduces ghost and flare Equipped with a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for extremely quiet auto-focusing Offers two focus modes, M/A (autofocus with manual override) and M (manual)
Mount Type: Nikon F-Bayonet
Maximum Aperture: 1.4
Minimum Aperture: 16
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format): 61°
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format): 84°
Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.179x
Lens (Elements): 12
Lens (Groups): 10
Compatible Format(s): FX, DX
Diaphragm Blades: 9
Distance Information: Yes
Nano Crystal Coat: Yes
Aspherical (Elements): 2
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor): Yes
Minimum Focus Distance: 0.82ft. (0.25m)
Filter Size: 77mm
Dimensions Approx.: 3.3x3.5 in. (Diameter x Length); 83x88.5mm (Diameter x Length)
Weight: 21.9 oz. (620g)
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