Tuesday, 9 February 2010

Nikon News: new lenses - AF-S 24mm f/1.4 G ED and 16-35mm f/4 G ED VR

Nikon have introduced a couple of new lenses:

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.4G ED (more details)




  • Professional ultra-fast aperture wide-angle lens
  • 24 mm focal length (DX equivalent 36 mm).
  • Bright viewfinder image
  • 9-blade rounded aperture produces soft and pleasing blur characteristics.
  • Nano Crystal coat reduces ghost and flare.
  • ED (Extra low Dispersion) glass and aspherical lens elements ensure high resolution and superior contrast.
  • SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for fast, quiet autofocus.
  • Durable magnesium body with rubber mount seal.



Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR (more details)


  • Ultra- wide-angle zoom lens with constant f/4 aperture.
  • 16-35mm zoom range (DX equivalent: 24-52mm).
  • Vibration Reduction II (VR II) stabilization system. Lets you use shutter speeds that are up to 4 stops slower.
  • Exceptionally high optical performance.
  • Nano Crystal coat reduces ghost and flare.
  • ED (Extra low Dispersion) glass and aspherical lens elements ensure high resolution and superior contrast.
  • SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for fast, quiet autofocus.
  • Durable magnesium body with rubber mount seal.