Focal length 24-70 mm
Maximum aperture f/2.8
Minimum aperture f/22
Lens construction 20 elements in 16 groups (including two ED glass, one aspherical ED glass, three aspherical lens and one HRI lens elements; lens elements with Nano Crystal Coat and fluorine coat)
Angle of view Nikon FX-format D-SLR cameras: 84°-34°20'
Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras: 61°-22°50'
Minimum focus distance 35-50 mm focal length: 0.38 m/1.25 ft from focal plane
24, 28, 70 mm focal lengths: 0.41 m/1.35 ft from focal plane
Maximum reproduction ratio 0.28x
No. of diaphragm blades 9 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Filter-attachment size 82 mm (P = 0.75 mm)
Dimensions Approximately 88.0 mm maximum diameter x 154.5 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)
Weight Approximately 1070 g/2.4 lb
Supplied accessories LC-82 82 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-4 Rear Lens Cap, HB-74 Bayonet Hood, CL-M3 Lens Case
Compatible accessories 82 mm screw-on filters (82 mm Neutral Color NC Filter/82 mm Circular Polarizing Filter II)

MTF Chart

• Wide

• Tele

Spatial Frequencies S: Sagittal M: Meridional
10 lines/mm
30 lines/mm

How to read the MTF chart

Lens Construction

  • Aspherical lens elements
  • Aspherical ED glass element
  • ED glass elements

F mount Lenses

Zoom

Wide Zoom

Normal Zoom

Telephoto Zoom

Prime

Wide

Normal

Telephoto

Special-Purpose

Micro

Fisheye

PC, PC-E

Teleconverters

Manual-focus

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