Focal length 16-80 mm
Maximum aperture f/2.8-4
Minimum aperture f/22-32
Lens construction 17 elements in 13 groups (including four ED glass and three aspherical lens elements, and lens elements with Nano Crystal Coat or fluorine coat)
Angle of view 83° - 20°
Minimum focus distance 0.35 m/1.15 ft from focal plane at all zoom positions
Maximum reproduction ratio 0.22x
No. of diaphragm blades 7 (rounded)
Filter-attachment size 72 mm (P = 0.75 mm)
Diameter x length
(distance from camera lens mount flange)
Approximately 80 x 85.5 mm
Weight Approximately 480 g/1 lb 1 oz
Supplied accessories LC-72 72 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-4 Rear Lens Cap, HB-75 Bayonet Hood
Compatible accessories 72 mm screw-on filters, CL-1218 Lens Case

MTF Chart

• Wide

• Tele

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

How to read the MTF chart

Lens Construction

  • Aspherical lens elements
  • ED glass elements

NIKKOR Lenses

Zoom

Wide Zoom

Normal Zoom

Telephoto Zoom

Single-Focal Length

Wide

Normal

Telephoto

Special-Purpose

Micro

Fisheye

PC, PC-E

Teleconverters

Manual-focus

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