Nikon AF Micro-NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8D

Nikon AF Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8D

Lens Summary

Brand: Nikon

Also Known As: Nikon 60mm f/2.8D

Lens Type: Prime Lens

Format: Full Frame / FX

Focus: Autofocus

Lens Mount: Nikon F

Release Date: 1993-09-01

MSRP Price: $464

Made in: Japan

Infrared Rating: Poor

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: Nikon‘s most compact Micro lens for extreme close-up and general photography with continuous focusing from infinity to life-size (1:1).

Nikon AF Micro-NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8D Specifications

Lens Specifications
* Supplied accessories may differ depending on country or area 
Lens TypePrime Lens
Focal Length60mm
Mount TypeNikon F
FormatFull Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s)FX, DX, FX in DX Crop Mode, 35mm Film
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Maximum Reproduction Ratio1.0x
Vibration Reduction (Image Stabilization)No
Aperture Information
Aperture RingYes
Maximim Aperturef/2.8
Minimum Aperturef/32
Maximum Angle of View (APS-C or smaller format)26°30'
Maximum Angle of View (Full frame or larger format)39°40'
Optical Information
Lens Elements8
Lens Groups7
Diaphragm Blades7
Focus Information
Built-in Focus MotorNo
Minimum Focus Distance0.72 ft. (0.22m)
Distance InformationYes
Filter Information
Filter Size62mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingYes
Mount MaterialMetal
Dimensions(Approx.) 2.8x2.9 in. (Diameter x Length), 70x74.5mm (Diameter x Length)
Weight(Approx.) 15.5 oz. (440g)
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack
Supplied Accessories62mm lens cap, Rear lens cap

Lens Construction

AF Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8D Construction

MTF Chart

AF Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8D MTF Curve

Reader Interactions

User Reviews

  1. Paul
    April 4, 2019 at 11:57 pm

    I had this lens for a few years an used it with a D300, so it was really a 90 macro. Very sharp, and easy to focus. Could leave on the camera all day and not be bothered by the weight. I do miss it.

  2. Jeff
    June 27, 2014 at 6:17 am

    This lens is not as sharp as the 55 2.8 manual micro Nikkor. Softer corners and very crude manual focusing if you switch to that mode. Either mine was a bad specimen or pass on this one.

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