Multipurpose, high-performance standard zoom
Covering a versatile wide-angle to telephoto (24?85mm) zoom range, this lens offers a great balance of fine resolution and smooth tonal gradation. An FX-format workhorse, both in the field and in the studio, the AF Zoom-NIKKOR 24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF is also capable of macro shooting with a maximum reproduction range of 1:2 (half life size).
A workhorse in the field or studio
True versatility and stellar performance
The AF Zoom-NIKKOR 24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF is ideal for landscapes, travel, full length portraits, studio work and more. Thanks to a unique design and Internal Focusing (IF), its filter attachment does not rotate during focusing or zooming. And with a maximum reproduction range at 85mm of 1:2 (half life size), it is also a viable macro lens for close-up shooting.
Shed light on new possibilities
Fast f/2.8 maximum aperture
The AF Zoom-NIKKOR 24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF?s fast f/2.8 maximum aperture at the 24mm setting is ideal for low-light shooting or creating beautiful background blur (bokeh). It also makes the lens an effective choice for slow or rear flash sync techniques. Expand your capabilities.
Nikon Mount Type: Nikon F-Bayonet
Focal Length Range: 24 - 85 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.5 x
Maximum Aperture: f/ 2.8-4
Minimum Aperture: f/ 22
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format): 61 degree
Minimum Angle of View (DX-format): 18 degree 50?
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format): 84 degree
Minimum Angle of View (FX-format): 28 degree 30?
Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.17x
Lens Elements: 15
Lens Groups: 11
Compatible Format(s): FX / DX / FX in DX Crop Mode / 35mm Film
Diaphragm Blades: 9
Distance Information: Yes
Aspherical Elements: 2
Super Integrated Coating: Yes
Internal Focusing: Yes
Minimum Focus Distance: 0.7 ft. ( 0.2 m)
Focus Mode: Auto / Manual
Filter Size: 72 mm
Accepts Filter Type: Screw-on
Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length): 3.1 in. (78.5 mm) x 3.2 in. (82.5 mm)