High-performance wide-angle zoom features Nano Crystal Coat and VR image stabilization for dramatically sharper still images and video capture.
- Definitive Wide-angle Zoom Lens - Versatile wide-angle lens, perfect for travel, land and cityscapes, and general photography.
- Nikon VR II (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization - Vibration Reduction, engineered specifically for each VR NIKKOR lens, enables handheld shooting at up to 4 shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible, assuring dramatically sharper still images and video capture.
- Nano Crystal Coat - Further reduces ghosting and interior flare across a wide range of wavelengths for even greater image clarity.
- 2 Extra-low Dispersion (ED) Elements - Offers superior sharpness and color correction by effectively minimizing chromatic aberration, even at the widest aperture settings.
- 3 Aspherical Lens Elements - Aspherical lens elements virtually eliminate coma and other types of aberration, even when shooting at the widest available aperture.
- Internal Focus (IF) - Provides fast and quiet autofocus without changing the length of the lens, retaining working distance throughout the focus range.
- Exclusive Nikon Silent Wave Motor (SWM) - Enables fast, accurate and quiet autofocus.
- M/A Focus Mode Switch - Enables quick changes between manual and autofocus operation.
- Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm - Renders more natural appearance of out-of-focus image elements.
- Focal Length Range: 16-35mm
- Maximum Aperture: 4
- Minimum Aperture: 22
- Maximum Angle of View (DX-format): 83°
- Minimum Angle of View (DX-format): 44°
- Maximum Angle of View (FX-format): 107°
- Minimum Angle of View (FX-format): 63°
- Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.25x
- Lens (Elements): 17
- Lens (Groups): 12
- Compatible Format(s): FX, DX, FX in DX Crop Mode, 35mm Film
- VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization: Yes
- Diaphragm Blades: 9
- Distance Information: Yes
- Nano Crystal Coat: Yes
- ED Glass (Elements): 2
- Aspherical (Elements): 3
- Autofocus: Yes
- AF-S (Silent Wave Motor): Yes
- Internal Focusing: Yes
- Minimum Focus Distance: 0.95ft (0.29m) at a focal length of 16mm or 35mm 0.9ft (0.28m) at a focal length between 20mm and 28mm
- Filter Size: 77mm
- Accepts Filter Type: Screw-on
- Dimensions(Approx.): 3.2x4.9 in. (Diameter x Length) 82.5x125mm (Diameter x Length)
- Weight(Approx.): 24.0 oz. (680g)
- Included accessories: HB-23 Bayonet Lens Hood, LC-77 Snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-1 Rear Lens Cap, CL-1120 Soft Case