The fast wide-angle Nikkor lens is perfect for capturing images of impressive landscapes, dramatic architectural sites or spacious interiors. It does an excellent job not only with APS-C but with full-frame SLRs as well. The great aperture of F1.8 is the ideal prerequisite for achieving better shallow focus depth.
The focal length of 24mm offers a wide angle of 84°. If you have an APS-C DSLR, that means a focal length of 36mm and angle of 61°. The lens is composed of 12 optical elements in 9 groups. There is also a pair of ED members, two spherical members and members with a Nano Crystal Coat layer to minimize ghost and flare.
The 7 blades of the diaphragm provide maximum shielding of F16. You'll be able to focus from 23cm, while the maximum magnification reaches 0.20. A quiet and accurate autofocus is ensured with an SWM motor. The lens comes with is a soft case and a lens hood.
12 members / 9 groups (including 2 ED lens elements of the lenses)
84° (FX format)
61° (DX format)
Closest focusing distance:
Number of diaphragm blades:
Filter thread diameter:
Diameter x length (from the base of the bayonet):
77.5 x 83mm
A sun hood