• F Mount Lens/FX Format
• Aperture Range: f/4 to 22
• Two Extra-Low Dispersion Lens Elements
• Three Aspherical Lens Elements
• Nano Crystal & Super Integrated Coating
• Silent Wave Motor AF System
• Nikon VR II Image Stabilisation
• Internal Focus; M/A Focus Mode Switch
• Minimum Focus Distance: 17"
• Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm
While the AF-S NIKKOR 24-120mm f/4G ED VR Zoom Lens from Nikon is designed primarily for use with FX-format D-SLR cameras, it's equally at home on any DX-format D-SLR camera. As a standard 5.0x zoom on an FX-format camera body, it's perfect for landscapes, portraits, and weddings - it's an excellent choice for a perfect take-along-everywhere lens. On a DX-format camera, the focal length gets a 1.5x bump that turns it into a formidable longer-range optic with enough wide angle for all but the widest of shots.
The AF-S 24-120 ED VR is a versatile imaging tool with a constant maximum aperture of f/4.0 - this enables photographers to maintain exposure settings throughout the entire zoom range. For those critical focusing-moments - the M/A focus mode switch allows the shooter to quickly change between manual and auto focus modes.
Nikon's optical engineers have graced the lens elements with their proprietary Super Integrated Coating- a superior multi coating process that enhances light transmission for maximum clarity, crispness, and contrast. Additionally this NIKKOR offering also benefits from Nikon's very own Nano Crystal Coat - a high-tech lens treatment that ensures maximum imaging quality by limiting or eliminating the negative effects from ghosting, flare, and glare.
Low-light shooters will greatly appreciate the benefits from the addition of Nikon's VR II image stabilization system. This amazing internal virtual-tripod allows photographers to work with shutter-speeds up to 4x slower than usual - whether it's a candle-lit snap-shot or a moody portrait taken in a dark alley-way under a dingy street-lamp - hand-held photographers can rely on the AF-S 24-120 ED VR for sharp, clear, and extremely well-detailed imaging.
|Focal Length||24 - 120mm|
|Comparable 35mm Equivalent on DX Format Focal Length: 36 - 180 mm|
|Camera Mount Type||Nikon F|
|Format Compatibility||Nikon FX/35mm Film|
|Angle of View||84° - 20° 30'|
|DX Picture Angle: 61° - 13° 20'|
|Minimum Focus Distance||1.5'; (45 cm)|
|Maximum Reproduction Ratio||(1:4)|
|Elements/Groups||17 / 13|
|Diaphragm Blades||9, Rounded|
|Filter Thread||Front: 77 mm|
|Dimensions (DxL)||Approx. 3.3 x 4.1" (8.38 x 10.41 cm)|
|Weight||1.56 lbs (710 g)|
|Package Weight||2.65 lb|
|Box Dimensions (LxWxH)||9.7 x 5.3 x 4.9|