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Lens: AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.8 D

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Key features

  • High-speed telephoto lens
  • RF (Rear Focusing) system for fast and smooth optical performance
  • Compact and lightweight
  • Ideal for indoor or outdoor portraits

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Lens details


Lense Name AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.8 D


NDB Number -Unique Ref. NDB L78 NDB Number Lense 78 Class Info Automatic AF Type Telephoto Colour Black Year Intro 1994 Current current

Approximate Price

Price Approx £ GB New Info 242.00 Price approx $US new 372.03 Price approx Euro new 273.46 Year price last checked Info 2008 Price £ GB Auction 209.83 Price $US Auction 322.57 Price Euro Auction 237.11 Year price last checked Info 2009 Auction Count 6 Type of price of Auction U

Focal Length

Focal Length Minimum. Info 85.0 Focal Length Maximum Info 85.0 Equivalent Film Foc. Len. Info  


Aperture Widest 1.8 Aperture Widest Max Zoom 1.8 Aperture Narrowest 16.0 Aperture Narrowest Max Zoom 0.0

Lens Name Features

DX   AF AF D Distance Information D G No Aperture Ring.   IF Internal Focusing   ED Extra Low Dispertion N/A VR Vibration Reduction N/A Zoom N Micro   Fisheye  

Nikon Code Features

ASP Ashpherical lens elements   SWM Silent Wave Motor   CRC Close-Range Correction Sys   M / A   A/M mode (autofocus + man override)   A-M switch.Locks the focus ring   ML Meniscus Protective Lens   SIC Nikon Super Integrated Coating SIC RF Rear Focusing RF N Nano Crystal Coat   RD Rounded Diaphram   DC Defocus-image Control   HRI High Refractive Index lens  

Physical Features

Elements 6 Groups 6 Weight (gramms( 380 Size 71.5×58.5 mm


Power of Magninication 0.0 Zoom Control  


Filter Size 62 Filter Frame   Front Filter Attachement Does not rotate Circular Polarizing Filter Usable Circular Polarizing Filter2 Usable (also with dedicated Lens Hood AF-3 Info Usable. (2) AF-4 Info Usable. (4) Built-in / rear Filter. n/a Slip On n/a


View Angle 28.50 View Angle Max Zoom 0.00 Closest 0.85 Maximum reproduction ratio. Info 1/9.2 Distance Scale does M/A Manual / Automatic Focus n/a Focus Limit Switch n/a Focus Preset   Focus Lock Button n/a Automatic / Manual mode Switch   Infra Red Compensation Scale Does have


Tripod Mount n/a


Optional Accessories   Included Accs. 62mm Snap-on front lens cap, Rear lens cap LF-1, Screw-in Hood HN-23

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