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Extreme wideangle, fast aperture lens with a revolutionary optical design. This remarkable professional lens features a Nano Crystal coating to reduce the effects of ghost and flare, and delivers edge-to-corner sharpness that can surpass that of equivalent fixed focal-length lenses.
Professional, extreme wideangle zoom NIKKOR lens.
14-24mm zoom range (DX equivalent: 21-36mm).
Nano Crystal coat reduces ghost and flare.
SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for whisper quiet and fast autofocus.
ED glass to minimize chromatic aberration.
Rubber mount seal.
Instant manual focus override (M/A or M switching).
Soft pouch CL-M3 included
14 elements in 11 groups (with 2 ED glass elements, 3 aspherical lenses and one Nano Crystal Coat)
114° - 84° (90° - 61° with DX-format camera)
|Minimum focus distance|
0.28 m/0.9 ft. (with focal length 18-24 mm)
|Maximum reproduction ratio|
|No. of diaphragm blades|
Internal Focusing (IF) system; autofocus with a built-in SWM and manual focus
|Diameter x length (extension from lens mount) |
Approx. 98×131.5 mm/3.9x5.2 in
Approx. 970 g/34.2 oz.
Semi-soft Case CL-M3