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Nikkor AF-S DX 16-85mm F/3.5-5.6G ED VR Lens

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Lens Description

The Nikkor AF-S DX 16-85mm F/3.5-5.6G ED VR is a wide to short telephoto zoom designed for cameras with APS-C (1.5X) sensors. This variable-aperture zoom covers a 16mm to 85mm focal range.It provides the same field of view as a 24mm to 127.5mm lens on a Full-Frame camera. An optical Image Stabilization System built into the lens compensates for camera shake of up to 3.5 stopsMeasured according the the CIPA Standard..

This zoom is capable of focusing down to 38cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 0.22X. The lens offers a Quick-Shift AF system which lets the user simply rotate the focus-ring to focus manually. A Super-Sonic motor inside the lens delivers very fast and relatively quiet AF.

This lens is only available for Nikon F. Follow this link to see all current compatible digital cameras: Nikon F mount cameras with APS-C (1.5X) or larger sensor.

Nikkor AF-S DX 16-85mm F/3.5-5.6G ED VR

Nikkor AF-S DX 16-85mm F/3.5-5.6G ED VR Specifications

Brand Nikkor Model AF-S DX 16-85mm F/3.5-5.6G ED VR
Mount Nikon F Max FLM 1.5X
Focal Range 16 - 85mm View Angle 83 - 18°
Max ApertureF/3.5 - 5.6Min ApertureF/22
Min Focus38cmMagnification0.22X
Filter Size67mm Aperture Blades7
Size (D x L)72 x 85mm Weight485g
TiltN / A ShiftN / A
Stabilization 3.5-Stops ProtectionNone
Zoom Drive Mechanic Focus Drive AF with quick-shift
Zoom Mechanism External Focus Mechanism Internal
Hood Bayonet Focus Motor Super Sonic
Perspective RectilinearIntroduced

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Nikkor 16-85mm F/3.5-5.6 Facts


Image Stabilized LensImage Stabilized LensZoom LensZoom LensRectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.67Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).
16-85mm Focal-Range F/3.5-5.6 Max Aperture
67mm Filter Thread AF with quick-shift
Nikon F Mount 1.5 Max Crop-Factor
485g Lens Weight 72 x 85mm (D x L)
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