AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.4E ED

  • AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.4E ED
  • AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.4E ED: angle1


  • Fast, prime, wide-angle lens that realizes elaborate image creation utilizing its overwhelming rendering capability.
  • The maximum aperture of f/1.4 allows the capture of images with large and beautiful bokeh characteristics.
  • The latest optical design achieves high resolution and high reproduction capability of point images stably across the entire frame even at the maximum aperture.
  • Two ED glass elements and three aspherical lens elements minimize various types of aberrations for excellent image quality.
  • Nano Crystal Coat effectively reduces ghost and flare effects even under harsh lighting conditions for clear images.
  • With the minimum focus distance of 0.28 m and the maximum reproduction ratio of 0.17x, you can approach significantly closer to subjects to take shots with a wide background.
  • The body is designed to provide superb dust- and drip-resistant performance, while fluorine coat ensures easy maintenance.


Focal length

28 mm

Maximum aperture


Minimum aperture


Lens construction

14 elements in 11 groups (including 2 ED glass and 3 aspherical lens elements, and lens elements with Nano Crystal Coat or fluorine coat)

Angle of view

Nikon FX-format D-SLR cameras: 75°
Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras: 53°

Minimum focus distance

0.28 m/0.92 ft from focal plane

Maximum reproduction ratio


Diaphragm blades

9 (rounded diaphragm opening)

Filter-attachment size

77 mm (P = 0.75 mm)


Approximately 83.0 mm maximum diameter x 100.5 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)


Approximately 645 g/1 lb 6.8 oz

Supplied accessories

LC-77 77 mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-4 Rear Lens Cap, HB-83 Bayonet Hood, CL-1118 Lens Case

MTF Chart

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

Lens Construction

  • ED glass elements
  • Aspherical lens elements