AF Fisheye-Nikkor 16mm f/2.8D

Frame-filling fisheye makes dramatic images

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Key Features

  • Full-frame fisheye images with a picture angle of 180° (diagonal)
  • Close-Range Correction (CRC) system provides high performance at both near and far focusing distances
  • Nikon Super Integrated Coating for minimized flare and ghost, providing good color balance


Focal length
Maximum aperture
Minimum aperture
Lens construction
8 elements in 5 groups
Picture angle
180° [107° with Nikon digital cameras (Nikon DX format)]
Closest focusing distance
0.25m / 0.85ft.
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
Filter/attachment size
Rear attachment bayonet type (four)
Diameter x length
(extension from lens mount)
Appproximately 63 x 57mm/2.5 x 2.2 in.
Approximately 290 g/10.2 oz.
Supplied accessories
Slip-on front lens cap, Rear lens cap LF-1, Rear attachment filters

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