AF Zoom-Nikkor 28-100mm f/3.5-5.6G (3.6x)

Key Features

  • Ultra-compact and light (245g)
  • Hybrid-type aspherical lens element for higher optical performance
  • Seven-blade rounded diaphragm blades achieves a natural blur for out-of-focus elements
  • Super Integrated Coating technology for minimized flare and ghost, providing good color balance


Focal length
28, 35, 50, 70, 85, 100mm
Maximum aperture
Minimum aperture
Lens construction
8 elements in 6 groups (1 aspherical lens)
Picture angle
74° - 24°20' [53° - 16° with Nikon digital cameras (Nikon DX format)]
Closest focusing distance
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
7 (rounded)
Filter/attachment size
Diameter x length
(extension from the camera’s lens-mount flange)
68×80 mm
Supplied accessories
62mm snap-on front lens cap, Rear lens cap LF-1
  • Specifications are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer.

MTF Chart


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

Lens Construction

: Aspherical lens elements
: ED glass elements
: Super ED glass elements