The Compact, 5.3x wide-angle-to-medium telephoto zoom lens is ideal for a broad range of shooting situations from interiors and landscapes to beautiful portraits. Optical design optimized for use with Nikon DX-format digital SLRs for superior performance. Vibration Reduction (VRII) Image Stabilization minimizes the effects of camera shake, allowing handheld shooting at up to 4 shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible, assuring dramatically sharper images. Two ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements offer superior sharpness and color correction by effectively minimizing chromatic aberration.
The Nikon 16-85mm is commonly used for Landscape/scenery, Weddings and more.The Nikon 16-85mm is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Photo enthusiast among others.The Nikon 16-85mm is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Nikon 16-85mm: Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Rugged, Strong construction to mention just a few.
|Format Compatibility||Nikon DX
FX in DX Crop Mode
Note: DX lenses are not recommended for use with "full-frame" digital or 35mm film SLR cameras
|Camera Mount Type||Nikon F|
|Lens construction||17 elements in 11 groups (with two ED glass elements, three aspherical lenses)|
|Picture angle||83° - 18° 50'|
|Closest focus distance||0.38 m/1.3 ft. (throughout the entire zoom range)|
|Maximum reproduction ratio||1/4.6|
|Number of diaphragm blades||7 (rounded)|
|Diameter x length||Approximately 2.8 x 3.4 inches (72 x 85mm)|
|Weight||Approximately 17.1 oz. (485g)|