Fast medium telephoto lens for use with FX- and DX-format SLRs. Ideal for portraiture, it offers a stellar combination of classic focal length and aperture speed. The 85 mm focal length allows for tight head and shoulder shots with extreme detail. The fast f/1.8 aperture perfectly balances sharpness and bokeh.
FX-format medium telephoto lens with 85 mm focal length (127.5 mm when used with a Nikon DX-format SLR).
Fast f/1.8 aperture: enables beautifully smooth bokeh, sharper shots in low light anda bright viewfinder image.
Superb optical performance.
Compatible with entry level D-SLRs that do not have a built in autofocus motor.
SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for quiet and accurate autofocus.
Two focus modes: M/A (manual-priority autofocus) and M (manual focus).
Lightweight and compact body.
Weather-sealed rubber lens mount.
|Focal length||85 mm|
|Lens construction||9 elements in 9 groups|
|Angle of view||28°30' (18°50' with Nikon DX format)|
|Minimum focus distance||0.8 m/2.62 ft (from focal plane)|
|Maximum reproduction ratio||0.124x|
|No. of diaphragm blades||7 (rounded)|
|Filter attachment size||67 mm|
|Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)||Approximately 80 x 73 mm/3.1 x 2.9 in.|
|Weight||Approximately 350 g/12.4 oz|
|Supplied accessories||67 mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-67, Rear Lens Cap LF-4, Bayonet Hood HB-62, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1015|
To get exact pricing for a particular product or selection of products simply add the products you desire to your shopping basket and our system will calculate the delivery cost automatically.
We aim to deliver all items within 5 working days of your order.
(eg. lens caps, filters)
(eg. compact cameras, binoculars)
(eg. lighting kits, etc.)