Affordable, fast f/1.8 prime lens with manual aperture control.
Offering natural image rendering and exceptional sharpness, the AF NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8D is a versatile, affordable prime lens. Extremely compact and lightweight—it weighs approximately 5.5 oz (155 g)— making it a convenient carry-around lens for nearly any shooting opportunity. Its aperture control ring enables smooth manual adjustments during Live View shooting, making it a great video partner, too.
The precision of a prime lens | Natural, exceptionally sharp images
The AF NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8D is as versatile as it is compact—perfect for travel, portraits and general photography. Its fast f/1.8 maxium aperture creates an attractive natural background blur (bokeh) and enables great low-light shooting. Produce consistently stunning visuals, indoors or out.
Performance in any light | Fast enough for low-light shooting
The AF NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8D is fast enough for shooting in most lighting situations without a flash—from dusk and dawn to dim indoor lighting. Its aperture control ring allows for manual adjustments during Live View shooting. Broaden your shooting opportunities.
Super Integrated Coating Technology
Nikon Super Integrated Coating is Nikon's term for its multilayer coating of the optical elements in NIKKOR lenses.
Mount Type: Nikon F-Bayonet
Focal Length: 50mm
Maximum Aperture: f/ 1.8
Minimum Aperture: f/ 22
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format): 31°30'
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format): 46°
Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.15x
Lens Elements: 6
Lens Groups: 5
Compatible Format(s): FX / DX / FX in DX Crop Mode / 35mm Film
Diaphragm Blades: 7
Distance Information: Yes
Super Integrated Coating: Yes
Minimum Focus Distance: 1.5 ft. ( 0.45m)
Focus Mode: Auto / Manual
Filter Size: 52mm
Accepts Filter Type: Screw-on
Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length): 2.5 in. (63.5 mm) x 1.5 in. (39 mm)
Approx. Weight: 5.5 oz. (155 g)