Nikon PC-E Micro-NIKKOR 85mm f/2.8D

Nikon PC-E Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/2

Lens Summary

Brand: Nikon

Also Known As: Nikon PC-E 85mm f/2.8D

Lens Type: Prime Lens

Format: Full Frame / FX

Focus: Manual Focus

Lens Mount: Nikon F

Release Date: 2008-07-01

MSRP Price: $1829

Made in: Japan

Infrared Rating: Good

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: Medium-telephoto perspective control lens featuring tilt, shift and rotation capability perfect for portrait, nature and commercial photography.

Nikon PC-E Micro-NIKKOR 85mm f/2.8D Specifications

Lens Specifications
* Supplied accessories may differ depending on country or area 
Lens TypePrime Lens
Focal Length85mm
Mount TypeNikon F
FormatFull Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s)FX, DX, FX in DX Crop Mode, 35mm Film
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Maximum Reproduction Ratio0.50x
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)18°50'
Maximum Angle of View (Full frame or larger format)28°30'
Optical Information
Lens Elements6
Lens Groups5
Diaphragm Blades9
Nano Crystal CoatYes
Super Integrated Coat (SIC)Yes
Focus Information
FocusManual Focus
Built-in Focus MotorNo
Rear FocusingYes
Minimum Focus Distance1.3 ft. (0.39m)
Distance InformationYes
Filter Information
Filter Size77mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingYes
Mount MaterialMetal
Dimensions(Approx.) 3.3x4.2 in. (Diameter x Length), 83.5x107mm (Diameter x Length)
Weight(Approx.) 22.9 oz. (635g)
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack
Supplied AccessoriesHB-22 Bayonet Hood, CL-1120 Flexible Lens Pouch, LF-1 Rear Lens Cap, LC-77 77mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap

Lens Construction

PC-E Micro NIKKOR 85mm f2.8D Construction

MTF Chart

PC-E Micro NIKKOR 85mm f2.8D MTF Chart

Image Samples

85mm f2.8D sample (1) 85mm f2.8D sample (4)

85mm f2.8D sample (3) 85mm f2.8D sample (2)

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