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: 09/01/1993
MSRP Price: $464 (Check Current Price)
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
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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 StabilizationNo
Aperture Information
Aperture RingYes
Maximum Aperturef/2.8
Minimum Aperturef/32
Maximum Angle of View (APS-C or smaller format)26°30'
Minimum Angle of View (APS-C or smaller format)N/A
Maximum Angle of View (Full Frame format)39°40'
Minimum Angle of View (Full Frame format)N/A
Optical Information
Lens Elements8
Lens Groups7
Diaphragm Blades7
Nano CoatingNo
Super Integrated / Super Spectra CoatingNo
Focus Information
FocusAutofocus
Built-in Focus MotorNo
Silent Wave / Ultrasonic MotorNo
Internal FocusingNo
Rear FocusingNo
Minimum Focus Distance0.72 ft. (0.22m)
Distance InformationYes
Filter Information
Filter Size62mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingYes
Mount MaterialMetal
Tripod CollarNo
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

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  • Jeff

    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.