Nikon AF-S VR 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED

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AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED[1]
Micro-Nikkor AFS VR 105 mm f2.8 IF-ED.jpg
Key features
Maker: Nikon Corporation
Image stabilization: Yes Yes
Ultrasonic motor: Yes Yes
Short back focus: No No
Macro capable: Yes Yes
Application: Macro
Technical data
Focal length: 105mm
Aperture (max/min): f/2.8 - f/32
Construction: 12 groups / 14 elements
# Diaphragm blades: 9 (rounded)
Close focus distance: 31.4 cm / 12.0 in.
Max. magnification: 1:1
Physical
Max. diameter: 3.3in / 83mm
Max. length: 4.5in / 116mm
Weight: 790g / 27.9 oz.
Filter diameter: 62 mm
Accessories
Lens hood: HB-38
Case: CL-1020
Angle of view
History
Introduced: 2006
Retail info

The Nikon 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED AF-S VR is a macro prime lens produced by Nikon Corporation. It is compatible with FX sized sensors as well as DX format.

Introduction[edit]

Nikon announced the lens on 21 February 2006, also making it the first macro lens to feature vibration reduction.[2]

Features[edit]

  • 105mm focal length (approximately equivalent to an 157.5mm lens when used on a DX format camera)
  • 1:1 image reproduction ratio
  • Vibration reduction II technology
  • Compact silent wave autofocus motor with full-time manual override
  • Nikon F-lens mount
  • 9 blade rounded diaphragm
  • Extra low Dispersion (ED) glass element to reduce chromatic aberration
  • Nano crystal coated glass element to reduce internal lens reflections and lens flare
  • Super integrated coating (SIC) to reduce flare and ghosts.
  • Internal focusing (IF)[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED from Nikon
  2. ^ a b "AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED". Nikon Corporation. 2006-02-21. Retrieved 2011-04-09.