Nikon NIKKOR 1200mm f/11 IF-ED

Nikon NIKKOR 1200mm f/11 IF-ED Ai-S

Lens Summary

Brand: Nikon

Also Known As: Nikon 1200mm f/11 IF-ED Ai-S

Lens Type: Prime Lens

Format: Full Frame / FX

Focus: Manual Focus

Lens Mount: Nikon F

Release Date: 1982-01-01

MSRP Price: N/A

Made in: Japan

Production Status: Discontinued

Nikon NIKKOR 1200mm f/11 IF-ED Specifications

Lens Specifications
Lens TypePrime Lens
Focal Length1200mm
Mount TypeNikon F
FormatFull Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s)Full Frame / APS-C
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Vibration Reduction (Image Stabilization)No
Aperture Information
Aperture RingYes
Maximim Aperturef/11
Minimum Aperturef/32
Maximum Angle of View (Full frame or larger format)
Optical Information
Lens Elements9
Lens Groups8
Extra-Low Dispersion Glass Elements2
Focus Information
FocusManual Focus
Built-in Focus MotorNo
Internal FocusingYes
Minimum Focus Distance14m
Filter Information
Filter Size39mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-in
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingNo
Mount MaterialMetal
Tripod CollarYes
Dimensions134 x 577mm
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack

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Scott Murphy

The 1200mm f/11 ED-IF AIS absolutely IS compatible with teleconverters. The problem is that even with the TC-14B, in which you only lose 1 stop, the finder will become very dark and focusing difficult.