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Focal length 400 mm
Maximum aperture f/2.8
Minimum aperture f/22
Lens construction 16 elements in 12 groups (including two fluorite and two ED glass elements, plus one meniscus protective glass element)
Angle of view 6°10' (4° with Nikon DX format)
Minimum focus distance 2.6 m/8.5 ft
Maximum reproduction ratio 0.17x
No. of diaphragm blades 9 (rounded)
Filter-attachment size 40.5 mm
Diameter x length
(distance from camera lens mount flange)
Approximately 159.5 x 358 mm/6.3 x 14.1 in.
Weight Approximately 3,800 g/8.4 lb
Supplied accessories Slip-on Front Lens Cap, Rear Lens Cap LF-4, Lens Hood HK-38, 40.5 mm screw-in NC filter, Lens Case CT-405, Strap LN-2, Monopod collar

MTF Chart

Spatial Frequencies S: Sagittal M: Meridional
10 lines/mm
30 lines/mm

How to read the MTF chart

Lens Construction

  • Fluorites
  • ED glass elements

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