NIKON Compact FX-format f/1.8 wide angle prime lens Bring a dramatic wide-angle perspective to your still and HD video shooting. The AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8G's fast maximum aperture lets you create in nearly any light dusk to dawn, indoors or out and offers outstanding depth-of-field control. Nikon's exclusive Nano Crystal Coat nearly eliminates the ghosting and flare seen with some wide-angle lenses for improved clarity and contrast. Impressive on both FX- and DX-format cameras, the AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8G excels with landscapes, architecture, group shots, travel andmore.
The Nikon 28mm F/1.8 is commonly used for Landscape/scenery, Low light, Weddings and more.The Nikon 28mm F/1.8 is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Pro photographer among others.The Nikon 28mm F/1.8 is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Nikon 28mm F/1.8: Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice bokeh to mention just a few.
FX-format: Optical formula optimized for use with Nikon FX-format digital SLRs, provides sharp and high contrast images and HD video from infinity to close up. Provides 42mm focal length equivalent when mounted on DX-format D-SLR
Nano Crystal Coat: Use of Nano Crystal Coat further reduces ghosting and interior flare across a wide range of wavelengths for even greater image clarity.
Fast f/1.8 prime NIKKOR lens: Fast maximum aperture is ideal for shooting stillsor recording HD video in low-light situations as well as for travel, landscapes and general photography
Aspherical Lens Element: Aspherical lens element virtually eliminates coma and other types of aberration, even when shooting at the widest available aperture.
Rear Focus (RF): Provides smooth and fast autofocus while eliminating front barrel rotation and lens length changes.
Exclusive Nikon Silent Wave Motor (SWM): Enables fast, accurate and quiet autofocus.
Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC): Enhances light transmission efficiency and offers superior color consistency and reduced flare
Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm: Renders a more natural appearance to out-of-focus image elements.
Close focusing to 0.85 feet: For creative perspectives and versatility
Nikon 28mm F/1.8 Specifications
F stop range
9 Groups / 11 Elements
FX, DX, FX in DX Crop Mode, 35mm Film
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format)
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format)
Closest Focusing Distance
0.85 ft./ 0.25 m
Maximum Reproduction Ratio
Nano Crystal Coat
Autofocus with Silent Wave Motor (SWM) and manual focus