Nikon 40mm f/2.8G AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR Lens for Nikon Digital SLR Cameras
Date first available at Amazon.com: July 10, 2011
Buy new: $279.00
– Compact and lightweight DX-format close-up lens
– Sharp images from infinity to life-size (1X)
– Autofocus to 6.4 inches
– Close-Range Correction System (CRC)
– Silent Wave Motor (SWM)
Small enough to be carried everywhere, this standard focal length DX-format Micro-NIKKOR lens provides high resolution and contrast from infinity to life-size (1X). The AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G is for taking high quality stills and HD D-Movies and is ideal for shooting general close-ups, delicate flowers, detailed collectables, copy photography, portraits, landscapes and more.
This standard DX-format close-up lens captures stunning details at any distance including details practically impossible to detect with the human eye at 1X magnification. It’s a great choice for enticing food photography or detailed product shots. And with its continuous autofocusing from infinity to 6.4 inches (life-size/1X), the AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G ensures sharpness and clarity in every composition.
Whether you’re shooting portraits, food or nature “indoors or outdoors” the AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G’s rounded 7-blade diaphragm renders a beautiful, natural background blur (Bokeh) at its wider aperture settings. Selective focus helps to isolate the subject, creating out of focus backgrounds. Mount Type – Nikon F-Bayonet Focal Length – 40mm Maximum Aperture – f/2.8 Minimum Aperture – f/22 Format – DX Maximum Angle of View (DX-format) – 38 50′ Maximum Reproduction Ratio – 1.0x Lens Elements – 9 Lens Groups – 7 Compatible Format(s) – DX Diaphragm Blades – 7 Super Integrated Coating – Yes Autofocus – Yes AF-S (Silent Wave Motor) – Yes Minimum Focus Distance -. 53ft.(0.163m) Focus Mode – Auto / Manual / Manual/Auto G-type – Yes Filter Size – 52mm Accepts Filter Type – Screw-on Dimensions – (Approx.) 2.7×2.5 in. (Diameter x Length) Weight – (Approx.) 9.9 oz.