AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR

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Overview

Compact and lightweight DX format Macro lens with high-quality optics. Equipped with Nikon’s second generation Vibration Reduction system, it delivers steady images to both the sensor and viewfinder, enabling more flexible hand-held shooting. The 1:1 reproduction ratio enables life-size close-ups of extremely fine textures and details. The smooth autofocus delivered by the Silent Wave Motor combines with the internal focus system to make it ideal for getting really close to subjects. Easy to handle, this is the perfect lens with which to explore the world of close-up photography.

Key features

Compact and lightweight DX-format 85mm Macro lens (35mm equivalent approx: 127.5mm).

1:1 reproduction ratio offers life-like close-ups.

Closest focusing distance: 0.286 m.

ED (Extra low Dispersion) glass ensures crisp results.

Vibration Reduction II (VR II) stabilization system: lets you use shutter speeds that are up to 3.0* stops slower.

SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for fast and accurate autofocus.

IF (Internal Focusing) design for fixed lens length.

Non-rotating front element allows use of lens mounted flash accessories.

 

*Based on CIPA Standard. This value is achieved when: FX-format compatible lenses are attached to an FX-format digital SLR camera, DX-format lenses are attached to a DX-format digital SLR camera, and zoom lenses are set at the maximum telephoto position.

Technical Specifications

Focal length85mm
Maximum aperturef/3.5
Minimum aperturef/32
Lens construction14 elements in 10 groups (with one ED glasselements)
Picture angle18°50’
Closest focusing distance0.286 m/0.9 ft. (life size)
No. of diaphragm blades9 (rounded)
Filter/attachment size52mm
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)Approximately 73 x 98.5 mm/2.9 x 3.9 in
WeightApproximately 355 g/12.5 oz
Supplied accessories52mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-52, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-37, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1018