The Nikon AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED is a versatile short telephoto macro lens designed for FX-format F-mount cameras, with compatibility for DX models as well. Here are some key features and details about this lens:
Offers a life-size 1:1 maximum magnification, making it ideal for macro photography.
Minimum focusing distance of 7.3″, allowing for close-up shots of small subjects.
Incorporates two aspherical elements to reduce spherical aberrations and distortion, ensuring sharp imagery with accurate rendering.
Features one extra-low dispersion element to minimize color fringing and chromatic aberrations, resulting in greater clarity and color accuracy.
Nano Crystal Coat and Super Integrated Coating are applied to lens elements.
Controls flare and ghosting for improved contrast and color fidelity, especially in challenging lighting conditions.
Focal Length and Compatibility:
Slightly longer-than-normal prime lens designed for FX-format F-mount cameras.
Can also be used with DX-format cameras, providing a 90mm equivalent focal length.
Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for fast, quiet, and precise autofocus performance.
Full-time manual focus override allows for manual adjustments at any time.
Internal Focusing Design:
Internal focusing design maintains the overall length of the lens during use.
Promotes faster focusing speeds.
Rounded nine-blade diaphragm for a pleasing out-of-focus quality, beneficial for shallow depth of field and selective focus techniques.