With a maximum aperture of f/4, this lens provides a practical blend of speed and portability. Ideal for various shooting scenarios, it allows you to achieve a beautiful balance between image quality and a lightweight design.
Advanced Optical Design:
The 10 elements in six groups optical layout includes two extra-low dispersion elements, effectively reducing color fringing and chromatic aberration. This results in enhanced clarity and color accuracy, elevating your photography to new heights.
A Super Integrated Coating is applied to individual elements to suppress internal reflections, flare, and ghosting. This ensures improved contrast and color accuracy, especially when shooting in challenging lighting conditions.
Silent Wave Motor (SWM):
The Silent Wave Motor delivers quick, quiet, and precise autofocus performance, making it ideal for capturing fast-moving subjects. Enjoy full-time manual focus override and an internal focusing design that maintains the lens’s length during use, promoting faster focusing speeds.
The rounded nine-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing out-of-focus quality, perfect for creating images with a shallow depth of field and selective focus techniques.
Designed for FX-format F-mount cameras, it also adapts seamlessly to DX models, providing a 450mm equivalent focal length range. The lens is compatible with optional AF-S Teleconverters TC-14, TC-17, and TC-20, offering added versatility for different shooting scenarios.