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: Overall, I have been extremely pleased with this lens. Although I would still not hesitate to recommend this lens for those who are looking for a premium workhorse 24mm f/1.4 lens, there are now a number of great alternatives that are worth looking into. For example, the smaller and lighter Nikon 24mm f/1.8G is an excellent value, despite the fact that it is not as good as its bigger brother in the corners. And if you are looking for a lens with the best center performance, the Sigma 24mm f/1.4 Art is truly phenomenal, as demonstrated on the previous page of this review. 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
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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
Maximim 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
FocusAutofocus
Built-in Focus MotorYes
Silent Wave Motor (SWM)Yes
Rear FocusingYes
Minimum Focus Distance0.82 ft. (0.25m)
Focus Mode SwitchAuto, Manual
G-typeYes
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

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