Nikon AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED Lens
The AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED is an outstanding medium focal length macro lens that excels at a host of photographic styles. With its sophisticated optics, f/2.8 maximum aperture and 1:1 reproduction ratio, this lens produces impressive macros, breathtaking portraits and more. Its Vibration Reduction image stabilisation reduces camera shake for crisp photos and HD videos when shooting handheld or in low lighting. Our Silent Wave Motor (SWM) technology ensures fast, smooth and unobtrusive auto-focussing for impeccable images shot after shot.
Vibration Reduction (VR) image stabilization: The AF-S Micro AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED’s long reach and built-in Vibration Reduction (VR) image stabilization bring new possibilities of handheld macro shooting. The lens delivers crisp yet natural images in any genre of photography. The longer focal length offers ample working distance when shooting close-ups of flowers, insects and other small wildlife. It’s medium telephoto angle-of-view even creates beautiful portraits. Nikon VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization provides 3.0 stops of blur free handheld shooting, assuring dramatically sharper still images and HD video capture.
Advanced Optical Design
Outstanding close-up performance: The AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED’s remarkable performance is the result of Micro NIKKOR’s rich legacy in the field of close-up photography combined with innovative Nikon lens technologies. From its superior VR image stabilization system to its ultra-fast, ultra-quiet Silent Wave Motor (SWM), the AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED is an advanced lens the empowers the full potential of advanced DSLRs.
A Nikon in-lens technology that improves image stability by automatically compensating for camera shake. Lenses that offer VR will feature the abbreviation VR on the lens barrel.
Silent Wave Motor
AF-S NIKKOR lenses feature Nikon’s Silent Wave Motor, which represents a significant advance in AF lens technology.
Nano Crystal Coat
An anti-reflective coating developed by Nikon that virtually eliminates internal lens element reflections across a wide range of wavelengths.
ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass
An optical glass developed by Nikon that is used with normal optical glass in telephoto lenses to obtain optimum correction of chromatic aberrations.
Select NIKKOR lenses have a focusing mode which allows switching from automatic to manual focusing with virtually no lag time by simply turning the focusing ring on the lens.
A NIKKOR lens in which only the internal lens group shifts during focusing. These lenses will be designated with the abbreviation IF on the lens barrel.
|Compatibility||FX DX FX in DX Crop Mode 35mm Film|
|Minimum Focus||0.31 m (12.2 inches)|
|Motor Type||Ring Type Ultrasonic|
|Maximum Aperture||Aperture Ring||No|
|Number Of Diaphragm Blades||9|
|Special Elements / Coatings||ED Glass Elements, Super Integrated Coating, Nano Crystal Coat|
|Principal Specifications||Focal Length||105 mm|
|Image Stabilisation||Yes (Vibration Reduction (VR II) up to 4 stops)|
|Lens Mount||Nikon F (FX)|
|Lens Type||Prime Lens|
|Max Format Size||35mm FF|
|Technical||Filter Size||62 mm|
|Lens Construction||14 Elements in 12 Groups|
|Minimum Focus Distance||1.0 ft. (0.314m)|
|Diameter||83 mm (3.27 inches)|
|Hood Product Code||HB-38|
|Length||116 mm (4.57 inches)|
|Dimensions||Diameter x Length: 3.3 x 4.6 inches|
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