Focal length 8-15 mm
Maximum aperture f/3.5-4.5
Minimum aperture f/22-29
Lens construction 15 elements in 13 groups (including 3 ED glass and 2 aspherical lens elements, and lens elements with Nano Crystal Coat or fluorine coat)
Angle of view Nikon FX-format D-SLR cameras: 180°00'-175°00'
Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras: 180°00'-110°00'
Minimum focus distance 0.16 m/0.5 ft from focal plane
Maximum reproduction ratio 0.34x
Diaphragm blades 7 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Filter-attachment size Filter cannot be attached
Dimensions Approximately 77.5 mm maximum diameter x 83.0 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)
Weight Approximately 485 g/1 lb 1.2 oz
Supplied accessories LC-K102 Slip-on Front Lens Cap, LF-4 Rear Lens Cap, HB-80 Bayonet Hood, 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

F mount 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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