- Compact, 2.4x ultra wide-angle zoom - Ideal for landscapes, cityscapes, interiors, architecture and more.
- Exclusive Nikon Silent Wave Motor - SWM enables fast, accurate and quiet autofocus operation.
- Three aspherical lens elements - Aspherical lens elements virtually eliminate coma and other types of lens aberration, even when used at the widest aperture.
- Close focusing to 0.8 feet - For creative perspectives and shooting versatility.
- Internal Focus (IF) - Design allows faster, smoother autofocusing and eliminates changes in lens barrel length for consistent handling.
- Optical design optimized for use with Nikon DX-format digital cameras - Renders a picture angle of 109ﾰ through 61ﾰ, equivalent to focal lengths of 15-36mm (in FX or 35mm formats).
- Two ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass element - For superior sharpness and color correction by effectively minimizing chromatic aberration.
- Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC) - Enhances light transmission efficiency and offers superior color consistency and reduces flare.
- M/A focus mode switch - Enables quick response to changing situations between manual and autofocus operation.
- Rounded 7-blade diaphragm - Renders more natural appearance of out-of-focus image elements.
- Mount Type Nikon F-Bayonet
- Focal Length Range 10-24mm
- Zoom Ratio 2.4x
- Maximum Aperture f/3.5
- Minimum Aperture f/22
- Format DX
- Maximum Angle of View (DX-format) 109°
- Minimum Angle of View (DX-format) 61°
- Maximum Reproduction Ratio 0.20x
- Lens Elements 14 Lens Groups 9
- Compatible Format(s) DX
FX in DX Crop Mode
- Diaphragm Blades 7
- Distance Information Yes
- ED Glass Elements 2
- Aspherical Elements 3
- Super Integrated Coating Yes
- Autofocus Yes
- AF-S (Silent Wave Motor) Yes
- Internal Focusing Yes
- Minimum Focus Distance 0.79ft.(0.24m)
- Focus Mode Auto
- Manual/Auto G-type Yes
- Filter Size 77mm
- Accepts Filter Type Screw-on
- Dimensions (Approx.) 3.25x3.42 in. (Diameter x Length) 82.5x87mm (Diameter x Length)
- Weight (Approx.) 16.2 oz. (460g)
- Included accessories HB-23 Hood, CL-1118 Soft Lens Case, 77mm Lens cap, Rear lens cap