The world's first macro lens equipped with VR.
VR II function offers the equivalent stability of a shutter speed that is 4 stops faster.
SWM (Silent Wave Motor) enables quiet autofocusing with quick and convenient switching between autofocus and manual operation.
An ED glass element minimizes chromatic aberration.
Nano Crystal Coat drastically reduces flare ensuring finely detailed, clear images.
IF (Internal Focusing) design for fixed lens length and non-rotating front element allows the use of circular polarizing filters and lens-mounted flash accessories.
Focus options - Automatic with manual override and Manual only.
9-blade rounded diaphragm makes out-of-focus elements blend together smoothly for natural-looking backgrounds.
62 mm diameter filter attachment (non-rotating).
Mount Type Nikon F-Bayonet
Focal Length 105mm
Maximum Aperture f/2.8
Minimum Aperture f/32
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format) 15°
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format) 23°20'
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1.0x
Lens Elements 14
Lens Groups 12
Compatible Format(s) FX
FX in DX Crop Mode
VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization Yes
Diaphragm Blades 9
Distance Information Yes
Nano Crystal Coat Yes
ED Glass Elements 1
Super Integrated Coating Yes
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor) Yes
Internal Focusing Yes
Minimum Focus Distance 1.0 ft. (0.314m)
Focus Mode Auto
Filter Size 62mm
Accepts Filter Type Screw-on
Compatible with Nikon AF-S Teleconverters Yes (refer to the product manual for details)
Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.3 in. (83 mm) x 4.6 in. (116 mm)
Approx. Weight 25.4 oz. (720 g)