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AF-S Nikkor 85mm F1.8G

AF-S Nikkor 85mm F1.8G

A fast aperture but still compact short telephoto lens ideal for head and shoulder portraits and video even in low light.

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Product Number: 2201
Lens Category: Portrait, Short Tele
Purchase Link: Buy Now at B&H Photo!
List Price (USA): $500
In Production: Yes
Year Launched: 2012
Format: FX (Full-Frame)
Optical Construction: 9 elements in 9 groups
Min. Focusing Distance (cm): 80
Max. Magnification (x): 0.12
Coating Type: Super Integrated
Field of View (deg): 28.5
DX Field of View (deg): 18.8
Max. Aperture: F1.8
Min. Aperture: F16
Number of Aperture Blades: 7
Rounded Aperture Blades: No
Aperture Ring: No
Focus Type: AF-S (Silent wave motor)
Focusing Modes: M/A, M
Full-Time AF Override: Yes
Internal Focusing: Yes
Distance Scale: Yes
Macro: No
Stabilization: No
Weather Sealing: No
Tripod Collar: No
Filter Size (mm): 67
Max. Barrel Diameter (mm): 80
Collapsed Length (mm): 73
Weight (g): 350
Hood: HB-62
Case: CL-1015
In the Box: Hood, Soft Case
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1 Review

The 85 1.8 is smooth as butter.   Thanks Nikon.