Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.4G ED

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.4G ED

Lens Summary

Brand: Nikon

Also Known As: Nikon 24mm f/1.4G

Lens Type: Prime Lens

Format: Full Frame / FX

Focus: Autofocus

Lens Mount: Nikon F

Release Date: 2010-02-09

MSRP Price: $1929

Made in: Japan

Infrared Rating: Good

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: Compelling wide-angle perspective combined with an ultra-fast f/1.4 aperture serves the needs of demanding professionals in exacting conditions.

Photography Life Review Summary: The Nikon 24mm f/1.4G lens is a very high-quality, sharp prime lens aimed to deliver outstanding results. Optically, it does not disappoint, having a very balanced performance throughout its aperture range as I have demonstrated in the previous pages of this review. This makes the 24mm f/1.4G an ideal candidate for portrait photographers, where subjects are beautifully isolated from the backgrounds and maximum sharpness of the subject is preserved. At the same time, the impressive performance from center to corner also make the lens a superb choice for landscape and architecture photography, since the lens does so well when stopped down. Read the full Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.4G ED Review by Photography Life.

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.4G ED Specifications

Lens Specifications
* Supplied accessories may differ depending on country or area 
Lens TypePrime Lens
Focal Length24mm
Mount TypeNikon F
FormatFull Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s)FX, DX, FX in DX Crop Mode, 35mm Film
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Maximum Reproduction Ratio0.179x
Vibration Reduction (Image Stabilization)No
Aperture Information
Aperture RingNo
Maximum Aperturef/1.4
Minimum Aperturef/16
Maximum Angle of View (APS-C or smaller format)61°
Maximum Angle of View (Full Frame format)84°
Optical Information
Lens Elements12
Lens Groups10
Diaphragm Blades9
Extra-Low Dispersion Glass Elements2
Aspherical Elements2
Nano Crystal CoatYes
Super Integrated Coat (SIC)No
Focus Information
Built-in Focus MotorYes
Silent Wave Motor (SWM)Yes
Rear FocusingYes
Minimum Focus Distance0.82 ft. (0.25m)
Focus Mode SwitchAuto, Manual
Distance InformationYes
Filter Information
Filter Size77mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingYes
Mount MaterialMetal
Tripod CollarNo
Dimensions(Approx.) 3.3x3.5 in. (Diameter x Length), 83x88.5mm (Diameter x Length)
Weight(Approx.) 21.9 oz. (620g)
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack
Supplied AccessoriesHB-51 Bayonet Lens Hood, LC-77 Snap-On Front Lens Cap, LF-1 Rear Lens Cap, CL-1118 Soft Case

Lens Construction

AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.4G ED Construction

MTF Chart

AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.4G ED MTF

Image Samples

AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f1.4G ED sample (1) AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f1.4G ED sample (7) AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f1.4G ED sample (5)

AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f1.4G ED sample (6) AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f1.4G ED sample (4) AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f1.4G ED sample (3)

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