Macro & Portrait 2 Lens Kit
Macro & Portrait Magic
With two great lenses, two educational guides and an online educational class, this kit is sure to get your creative juices flowing. The included AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR and AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G lenses will help you expand your imaging horizons, from exploring the smallest wonders of the macro world, to stunning portraits of your family and friends. Learn how to make the most of each lens through two included photography guides, one guide dedicated to macro photography and the other to portrait perfection. There's even an invitation to a special online class from Craftsy.com so you can get up and running with your new lenses in no time!
A Lens to Peer into Tiny Worlds
Reveal the unseen through your macro images. The AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR lets you to create amazing life size (1:1 reproduction ratio) photos that showcase even the smallest of details. Hone in on the dazzling minutiae of nature. Create photos that make the smallest of everyday objects look grand. This medium-telephoto NIKKOR lens allows you to shoot with ample working distance - even during handheld capture. Built-in Vibration Reduction (VR II) image stabilization helps to deliver sharp images for stunning macro shots you?ll want to share with everyone.
Incredible Portraits Made Possible with a Fast f/1.8 Prime Lens
Create those dreamy shallow focus portrait and close-up photos that feature beautiful bokeh or softly blurred backgrounds. Capture sharp and vibrant images at birthday parties, dinner parties and way past sunset courtesy of its very wide aperture. With the AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G, your photos render to a classic "normal" angle of view (approximating what we see with our eyes). Compact and lightweight, this prime lens is small enough to keep in your camera bag so you can be ready to capture every memorable portrait and candid that comes along.
Two Educational Photography Guides Included in Kit
Get started quickly and learn how to make the most of your two new lenses with the included two helpful guides, the Nikon Macro Photography Guide and the Nikon Portrait Photography Guide. Interested in creating tiny world macro imagery? Want to create the most dazzling portraits of family and friends? Each booklet presents exercises that will help you maximize your Macro & Portrait skills as well as useful hands-on tips for everyday shooting.
Further Your Learning With a Special Craftsy Online Educational Video
To ensure you get the most value possible from your new lenses, we've partnered with Craftsy, a leader in online education to create a special class ($49.99 value) for Nikon photographers. In "Get to Know Your Lenses: Portrait, Macro & More" professional photographer Layne Kennedy covers the basics of both Macro and Portrait photography. Crafty's online platform makes it easy for you to follow along, take notes, and interact with Layne and fellow students as you learn how to use your camera and lenses.
AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR Lens
Advanced medium-telephoto macro lens with VR II image stabilization.
This versatile medium-telephoto macro lens delivers fantastic close-up, macro and even portrait shooting with Vibration Reduction (VR II) image stabilization. Enjoy ample working distance and exceptional sharpness - even during handheld shooting - while creating lifesize (1:1 reproduction ratio) images. Advanced Nikon lens technologies provide consistently stunning performance with close-up subjects, flowers, insects, portraits and more.
Exquisite Detail - Sharpness from life-size (1:1) to infinity
The compact AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR is ideal for extreme close-up and general photography. Nikon VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization provides 3.0 stops of blur free handheld shooting, assuring dramatically sharper still images and HD video capture. Discover a world of unseen detail with stunning sharpness and beautiful background bokeh in close-up, nature, portrait and general photography applications.
Surprising Versatility - Stunning results in many applications
Optimized for DX-format cameras, the AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR delivers exceptional images, reproducing every detail in true-to-life brilliance thanks to a host of Nikon lens technologies. Silent Wave Motor (SWM) provides ultra-fast, ultra-quiet internal autofocusing from infinity to life-size (1:1 reproduction ratio). SWM also allows for seamless manual focus override - key when shooting live subjects like insects or flowers. Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass elements provide superior sharpness and color reproduction, and Super Integrated Coating (SIC) virtually eliminates ghosting and lens flare.
Nikon Vibration Reduction
Learn more about Nikon's in-lens VR image stabilization which assures dramatically sharper still images and video capture when shooting handheld.
AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR Lens Specifications
AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G Lens
Compact, fast f/1.8 prime lens for DX-format cameras
Optimized for DX-format cameras, the compact, lightweight AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G delivers the consistently stunning images you?d expect from a prime lens. Its fast f/1.8 maximum aperture is perfect for low-light shooting and creating softly blurred backgrounds; and its classic "normal" angle of view (approximating what we see with our eyes) makes it a great all-around lens.
Beautiful Background Blur - Isolate your subject for a dramatic effect
The secret to creating beautifully blurred backgrounds in your photos and videos is using a lens with a wide maximum aperture. The AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G's maximum aperture is f/1.8, which provides complete depth-of-field control for isolating your subject and creating stunning portraits.
Outstanding Low-Light Performance - Shoot in a greater range of conditions
An f/1.8 maximum aperture isn't just for creating blurred backgrounds - it's also the key to exceptional low-light performance. With the AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G, you?ll be able to shoot in more situations with only the available light - indoors or out, from morning until night.
AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G Lens Specifications