The Tokina 11-16mm F/2.8 AT-X 116 PRO DX-II is an update to the widely popular and award winning AT-X 116 PRO DX, 11-16 F/2.8 lens.
The main update to this lens is in the Nikon mount, the AT-X 116 PRO DX-II has an internal silent focusing motor to allow the lens to AF on Nikon bodies that do not have an AF drive gear and motor.
There have also been some adjustments made to the coating for slightly improved optical performance.
This compact ultra wide-angle zoom has a bright constant F/2.8 aperture make viewing and auto focus possible in lower light situations but still maintaining a reasonable size and weight.
Two Super-Low Dispersion glass elements and two aspheric glass allow the proprietary optical design to achieve excellent contrast and sharpness as well as controlling chromatic aberration.
Tokina's exclusive One-touch Focus Clutch Mechanism allows the photographer to switch between AF and MF simply by snapping the focus ring forward for AF and back toward the lens mount for manual focusing. The lens is also designed to stand up to the rigors of daily use by photographers in a wide variety of shooting conditions and environments.
The Tokina 11-16mm is commonly used for Landscape/scenery, Low light, Night photography and more.The Tokina 11-16mm is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Photo enthusiast, Semi-pro photographer among others.The Tokina 11-16mm is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Tokina 11-16mm: Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Nice bokeh, Rugged and Strong construction.
|Recommended Sensor size||APS-C Sized (23.7 X15.6mm) CCD or CMOS sensor (w/1.5-1.6x magnification factor) (not designed for cameras with Full Frame sensors)|
|Optical Construction||13 Elements / 11 Groups (2 Elements SD Glass)|
|Minimum Focus Distance||11.8 in. (30cm)|
|Number of Diaphragm Blades||9|
|Dimensions||3.3 in. (84mm) X L 3.5 in. (89mm)|
|Weight||19.40 oz. (550g)|