Offering extra-low dispersion glass for superior image quality advanced lens coatings for improved optics and a silent wave motor to ensure smooth precise focusing this Nikon AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED Lens is everything the modern photographer needs. This lens has a minimum of f/32 aperture and a maximum of f/2.8 aperture as well as a macro lens design for stunning detail. Compatible with a variety of Nikon DSLR cameras it has a 105mm focal length that allows you to capture close-ups and fine details without getting too close to your subject perfect for photographing nature and live animals. The vibration reduction image stabilization allows you to shoot at shutter speeds up to three stops slower without image blur while the M/A focusing mode allows you to switch from manual to automatic with virtually no lag time simply by turning the focusing ring on the lens. With its ease of use and superior image-capturing capability this Nikon AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED Lens accommodates 62mm filters compatible with screw-on filter types. Use its internal focus for fast smooth autofocusing that allows for a more compact lightweight construction and a closer focusing distance without changes in the lens barrel length.Versatile long-reach macro lens with VR image stabilization.
When greater working distance is needed for close-up and macro shooting the AF-S Micro NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8 delivers 105mm of reach exceptional image quality a fast f/2.8 maximum aperture and 1:1 reproduction ratio. Featuring advanced Nikon lens technologies like Silent Wave Motor (SWM) and Vibration Reduction (VR) image stabilization its optimized for close-up and macro photography yet versatile enough for all photographic situationseven handheld shooting!
Vibration Reduction (VR) image stabilization
The AF-S Micro AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-EDs long reach and built-in Vibration Reduction (VR) image stabilization bring new possiblities 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. Its 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.
Outstanding close-up performance
The AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-EDs remarkable performance is the result of Micro NIKKORs rich legacy in the field of close-up photoraphy 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 D-SLRs.
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 Nikons 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.