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Fast medium telephoto lens for use with FX- and DX-format SLRs. Ideal for portraiture, it offers a stellar combination of classic focal length and aperture speed. The 85 mm focal length allows for tight head and shoulder shots with extreme detail. The fast f/1.8 aperture perfectly balances sharpness and bokeh.
FX-format medium telephoto lens with 85 mm focal length (127.5 mm when used with a Nikon DX-format SLR).
Fast f/1.8 aperture: enables beautifully smooth bokeh, sharper shots in low light anda bright viewfinder image.
Superb optical performance.
Compatible with entry level D-SLRs that do not have a built in autofocus motor.
SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for quiet and accurate autofocus.
Two focus modes: M/A (manual-priority autofocus) and M (manual focus).
Lightweight and compact body.
Weather-sealed rubber lens mount.
|Focal length||85 mm|
|Lens construction||9 elements in 9 groups|
|Angle of view||Nikon film SLR and FX-format D-SLR cameras: 28 °30 ' Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras: 18 °50 ' IX240 system cameras: 22 °50 '|
|Focusing||Nikon Internal Focusing (IF) System with autofocus controlled by Silent Wave Motor and separate focus ring for manual focus|
|Minimum focus distance||0.8 m (2.62 ft) from focal plane|
|Maximum reproduction ratio||0.124x|
|No. of diaphragm blades||7 (rounded diaphragm opening)|
|Filter-attachment size||67 mm (P=0.75 mm)|
|Dimensions||Approx. 80 mm diameter x 73 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)|
|Weight||Approx. 350 g (12.4 oz)|