Product Code: 2199

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.8G Lens

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Manufacturer Code: 2199
018208021994 UPC : 018208021994
Brand:  Nikon
RRP: 223.79159.85Inc VAT 20%You Save:  63.94
This Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.8G Lens with a fast maximum aperture is perfect for everyday shooting, ideal in low lighting situations and great for producing images with attractive background blur (Bokeh). The AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G includes Silent Wave Motor technology (SWM) for fast and precise autofocus, M/A Focus Mode Switch for seamless changes between manual and auto focus operation and an aspherical lens element for excellent optical performance with high contrast.

This lightweight standard lens is a great travel companion because you never know when a beautiful, sunny day will turn cloudy and rainy. With its fast f/1.8 aperture, the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G will capture even low-light situations with stunning brilliance.

Nikon's Super Integrated Coating (SIC) enhances light transmission efficiency and offers superior colour consistency and reduced flare, while the Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.8G Lens Aspherical Lens Element (AS) virtually eliminates coma and other types of aberrations, even when shooting at the widest available aperture. Pair that with Nikon's Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for fast, accurate and quiet autofocus, and you can be sure all of your portraits will be tack sharp.

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.8G Lens


Fast f/1.8 Compact FX-Format Prime Lens
Beautiful Background Blur (Bokeh)
Superior Colour Consistency
Reduce Lens Flare and Ghosting
Effective Aberration Correction
Fast, Accurate and Quiet Autofocus
Quick Switching b/w AF to MF
Compatible With DX Format


Mount Type: Nikon F-Bayonet
Focal Length: 50mm
Maximum Aperture: f/1.8
Minimum Aperture: f/16
Format: FX/35mm
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format): 3130'
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format): 47
Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.15x
Lens Elements: 7
Lens Groups: 6
Compatible Format(s): FX, DX, FX in DX Crop Mode
Diaphragm Blades: 7
Distance Information: Yes
Aspherical Elements: 1
Super Integrated Coating: Yes
Autofocus: Yes
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor): Yes
Minimum Focus Distance: 1.48ft.(0.45m)
Focus Mode: Auto, Manual
Filter Size:  58mm
Accepts Filter Type: Screw-on
Dimensions: (Approx.)2.8x2.1 in. (Diameter x Length), 72.1x52.4mm (Diameter x Length)
Weight (Approx.): 6.6 oz. (185g)

Kit Contents
AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.8G Lens
58mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-58
Rear Lens Cap LF-4
Bayonet Hood HB-47
Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1013
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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5 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
Review by ,    ,    Customer Rating:   5 of 5 Stars!

A great lens producing very sharp photos. It is a very light weight lens and this makes it easy to carry on long trips. It lets in plenty of light compared to the zoom lenses I normally use. Delivered promptly and well wrapped. A great purchase.

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This product was added to our catalog on Friday 29 April, 2011.