AF Zoom-Nikkor 28-105mm f/3.5-4.5D IF (3.8x)

Key Features

  • Provides maximum 1:2 reproduction ratio from 50-105mm
  • Hybrid-type aspherical lens element for minimized distortion
  • IF (Internal Focusing) technology for fast AF operation
  • Nine-blade rounded diaphragm opening makes out-of-focus elements appear more natural


Focal length
28, 35, 50, 70, 85, 105mm
Maximum aperture
Minimum aperture
Lens construction
16 elements in 12 groups (1 aspherical lens)
Picture angle
74° - 23°20' [53° - 15°20' with Nikon digital cameras (Nikon DX format)]
Closest focusing distance
0.5m (0.22m at 105mm focal length and macro setting)
Maximum reproduction ratio
1/5.2 (1/2 at 105mm focal length and macro setting)
No. of diaphragm blades
9 (rounded)
Filter/attachment size
Diameter x length
(extension from the camera’s lens-mount flange)
73×81.5 mm
Supplied accessories
62mm snap-on front lens cap, Rear lens cap LF-1
  • Specifications are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer.

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