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AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR

Medium-telephoto Micro lens with VR enhances the enjoyment of macro photography

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  • VR
  • SWM
  • ED
  • M/A
  • IF

Key Features

  • Medium-telephoto 85mm Micro lens (picture angle is equivalent to a focal length of 127.5mm in FX/35mm format)
  • Closest focusing distance of 0.286 m/0.9 ft. (1:1 life size)
  • The optical system featuring an ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass element is optimized for DX-format digital SLRs
  • Vibration Reduction (VR) enables sharper pictures while shooting at shutter speeds up to 3.0 stops* slower than would otherwise be possible
    • *Based on CIPA Standard. This value is achieved when attached to a DX-format digital SLR camera.
  • Silent Wave Motor (SWM) ensures fast, quiet AF operation
  • Two focus modes available - M/A and M
  • IF (Internal Focusing) enables focusing without changing the length of lens barrel
  • The nine-blade rounded diaphragm opening gives out-of-focus elements a more natural appearance

Specifications

Focal length
85 mm
Maximum aperture
f/3.5
Lens construction
14 elements in 10 groups (with one ED glass element)
Picture angle
18°50’
Closest focusing distance
0.286 m/0.9 ft.
Maximum reproduction ratio
1x
No. of diaphragm blades
9 (rounded)
Filter/attachment size
52mm
Diameter x length
(extension from lens mount)
Approximately 73 x 98.5 mm/2.9 x 3.9 in.
Weight
Approximately 355 g/12.5 oz.
Supplied accessories
52mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-52, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-37, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1018

MTF Chart

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

Lens Construction

: Aspherical lens elements
: ED glass elements
: Super ED glass elements