AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G

  • AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G

Key Features

  • High reproduction capability of point light sources even at the maximum aperture
  • Sharp, high-resolution images can be reproduced even at the maximum aperture
  • Delivers natural depth of subjects utilizing smooth and beautiful bokeh characteristics
  • Controlled light falloff retains natural brightness across the entire frame even at the maximum aperture
  • Nano Crystal Coat effectively reduces flare and ghost

Point light sources located at infinity can be finely reproduced as point images even at the maximum aperture. Also, exquisitely created bokeh depicts people and still objects attractively. Superior rendering capability that realizes two contradictory factors enables new photographic creativity.

Shutter speed

1/60 second



Focal length

58 mm


Focal length

58 mm

Maximum aperture


Minimum aperture


Lens construction

9 elements in 6 groups (including 2 aspherical lens elements, and lens elements with a Nano Crystal Coat)

Nano Crystal Coat


Angle of view (diagonal)

40°50' (with Nikon film SLR and FX-format D-SLR cameras)
27°20' (with Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras)


Autofocus controlled by Silent Wave Motor with separate focus ring for manual focus

Minimum focus distance

0.58 m (1.90 ft) from focal plane

Maximum reproduction ratio


No. of diaphragm blades

9 (rounded diaphragm opening)

Filter-attachment size

72 mm


Approx. 85 mm (maximum diameter) x 70 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)


Approx. 385 g (13.6 oz)


LC-72 72 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-4 Rear Lens Cap, HB-68 Bayonet Hood, CL-1015 Flexible Lens Pouch

MTF Chart

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

Lens Construction

  • Aspherical lens elements