The Nikon AF 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF is a compact and lightweght high-performance telephoto zoom lens. The Nikon AF 24-85 provides a great reproduction ratio of 1:2 from 35 to 85 mm.
New Nikon AF Zoom-Nikkor 24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF lens is designed for photographers seeking a wide-to-telephoto lens ideal for landscapes, full length portraits, travel and general purpose photography. This Nikon AF 24-85 captures 24mm wide-angle images with a fast f/2.8 maximum aperture, with autofocus throughout the lens' close-up Macro focusing range.
The Nikon AF 24-85 maximum Reproduction Ratio (R:R) at 85mm is 1/2 life size (1: 2), allowing superb close-up photography. Breathtaking wide-angle landscapes are also possible with this versatile 3.5x zoom.Travelers on the move will appreciate the versatility of this new lens as they creatively zoom to capture a different point of view. Shoot an entire landscape and then zoom in for a detail. Focus even closer, down to 1/2 life-size.
The The Nikon AF 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF Lens offers many features for which Nikon is recognized as the world's photography leader, including: Nikon D-type design, providing precise distance AF Zoom-Nikkor 24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF / 2-2-2 information for flash and ambient light exposure processes; high-performance Nikon Super Integrated Coating, offering superior color reproduction and minimizing ghost and flare; and IF (Internal Focusing) design for smooth, fast autofocus. In addition, an HB-25 flower type lens shade effectively shields against stray light, and two aspherical lens elements are employed for superior optical performance and very compact design.