Nikon AF-S Nikkor 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED

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Covers the Highly Useful
Zoom Range of 18mm to 35mm

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED The AF-S NIKKOR 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED is an ultra wide-angle zoom lens that covers the ultra-wide to wide-angle 18-35mm range of focal lengths with a minimum focus distance of 28 cm. This high-performance lens is equipped with two ED and three aspherical lens elements for superior optical performance, yet weighs just 385 g and is compact enough to offer excellent portability.

The AF-S NIKKOR 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED is also equipped with a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for quiet autofocusing, as well as two focus modes autofocus with manual override (M/A) and manual focus (M) for excellent functionality. This lens maximizes the incredible performance of digital-SLR camera with ultra-high pixel counts, such as the D600, for superior rendering. In addition, its compact, lightweight size makes for an extremely portable FX-format system when used with the D600.

Now you can cover the highly useful zoom range of 18mm to 35mm (27-52.5mm on DX-format cameras) with a great performing full-frame NIKKOR lens that doesn't carry a professional's price tag. Shoot beautiful wide-angle architectural shots, landscapes, group portraits and more; then zoom in for a natural field of view that is slightly wider than what we see with our eyes.

You can even get as close as 0.92-feet from your subject! And since the AF-S NIKKOR 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED is powered by Nikon's Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for ultra-fast, ultra-quiet autofocusing, it's an ideal choice for video applications.

The Nikon 18-35mm is commonly used for Landscape/scenery, Weddings and more.The Nikon 18-35mm is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Photo enthusiast among others. The Nikon 18-35mm is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Nikon 18-35mm: Fast / accurate auto-focus and Lightweight.

  • Versatile FX-format wide-angle (18mm) to standard (35mm) zoom lens
  • Excellent choice for travel and architecture
  • Landscape and everyday photography as well as HD-Video applications
  • Nikon's exclusive Silent Wave Motor (SWM) provides ultra-fast
  • Ultra-quiet autofocusing with seamless manual override
  • Extra-low Dispersion (ED) and Aspherical (AS) glass elements ensure superior sharpness
  • Color correction and other types of chromatic aberration
  • Focus as close as 0.92 ft. from your subject

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Specifications
Lens type Zoom lens  
Max Format size 35mm FF  
Focal length 1835 mm  
Image stabilization No  
Lens mount Nikon F (FX)  
Aperture
Maximum aperture F3.5 - F4.5  
Minimum aperture F22.0 - F29.0  
Aperture ring No  
Number of diaphragm blades 7  
Aperture notes rounded blades  
Optics
Elements 12  
Groups 4  
Special elements / coatings 2 ED glass elements, three aspherical elements  
Focus
Minimum focus 0.28 m (11.02)  
Autofocus Yes  
Motor type Ring-type ultrasonic  
Full time manual Yes  
Focus method Internal  
Distance scale Yes  
DoF scale No  
Physical
Weight 385 g (0.85 lb)  
Diameter 83 mm (3.27)  
Length 95 mm (3.74)  
Sealing Yes  
Zoom method Rotary (internal)  
Filter thread 77 mm  
Hood supplied Yes


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