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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 28mm F1.8G Lens

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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 28mm F1.8G Lens: The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 28mm f1.8 G Lens is a prime, fast, wide-angle lens that is well-suited with both the Nikon DX and FX format. The lens has a fast maximum aperture of f1.8 which makes sure a bright viewfinder experience and a beautiful background image blur which is great for all types of photography, especially portraiture. The 28mm f/1.8G's construction and optical formula is deep-rooted with NIKKOR core technology to ensure the highest level performance and versatility for the most demanding imaging applications. The Nikon AF-S 28mm f1.8 G Lens uses Nano Crystal Coat to avoid internal reflections that cause ghosting and flare and also includes a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for smooth, quiet auto focusing. Featuring eleven optical elements in nine groups with two aspherical elements, the 28mm f/1.8G is designed to be a compact and strong lens maximized for versatility. Additionally, the new AF-S NIKKOR 28mm lens is competent to resolve high resolution images with amazing sharpness and clarity.

Equipped with a brand new optical design, the AF-S NIKKOR 28mm F/1.8G supports the increasing resolution of modern D-SLRs with sharp, beautifully rendered stills and movies. Two aspherical lens elements effectively minimize aberrations and correct the distortion that can occur with a wide angle of view. Nikons exclusive Nano Crystal Coat reduces ghost and flare, and Silent Wave Motor (SWM) ensures discreet but accurate autofocus. With a weather-sealed mount and weighing just 330g, the AF-S NIKKOR 28mm F/1.8G is a solid yet lightweight and compact option that will fit easily into any kit bag. Compatible with Nikon FX-format D-SLRs, it offers a 42 mm focal length when used with Nikon DX format D-SLRs and is completely compatible with entry-level models that do not have a built-in autofocus motor.

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8 G Lens


Lightweight high quality roof prism designed and stylish body finishing
An excellent match for high-resolution D-SLRs, the optical design delivers beautifully rendered images and movies
FX-format wide-angle lens with 28 mm focal length (42 mm when used with a Nikon DX-format SLR)
Super Integrated Coating (SIC) increase light transmission efficiency and offers superior colour consistency and reduced flare
Focuses to 10.2" (26 cm) for creative perspectives and versatility
Deliver beautifully smooth, sharper shots in low light and a bright viewfinder image
Rear element moves during AF operation for fast, smooth performance
Two aspherical lens elements minimizes coma and other types of lens aberrations, further improving image integrity
Nano Crystal Coat further reduces ghosting and interior flare across a wide range of wavelengths for even greater image clarity


Camera Mount Type: Nikon F-Bayonet
Focal length: 28 mm
Maximum aperture: f/1.8
Minimum aperture: f/16
Maximum reproduction ratio: Approx. 0.22x
Focusing Rear: Focusing (RF) System with auto focus controlled by Silent Wave Motor and separate focus ring for manual focus
Filter Size: 67 mm (P=0.75 mm)
Minimum focus distance: 0.25 m (0.82 ft) from focal plane
Angle of view: Nikon film SLR cameras: 75
Nikon FX-format D-SLR cameras: 75
Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras: 53
Nikon IX240 system cameras: 63
No. of diaphragm blades: 7 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Lens construction: 11 elements in 9 groups (including 2 aspherical lens elements, and lens elements with Nano-Crystal coatings)
Dimensions: Approx. 73 mm maximum diameter x 80.5 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)
Lens Hood Type: Bayonet lens hood
Lens Hood: HB-64 Lens Hood
Weight: 330g

Kit Contents
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8 G Lens
Nikon LC-67 Snap-on Front Lens Cap
Nikon CL-0915 Semi-soft Lens Case
Nikon HB-64 Bayonet Lens Hood
Nikon LF-4 Rear Lens Cap
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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This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 16 May, 2012.