The Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8E AF-S ED VR is the top of the line medium zoom range lens for Nikon DSLR cameras; it fully covers FX format sensors with wide-angle, normal and portrait focal lengths while offering a new level of professional image quality and available light capabilities.
Introduced in 2015, this new VR capable 24-70mm model is an even higher end alternative to the well built and popular pro staple 24-70mm f/2.8G AF-S ED. Improvements notably include the inclusion of Vibration Reduction, a Nikon first in a wide angle full frame fast aperture zoom. The VR system offers unrivaled versatility to shoot in low lighting in combination with the bright f/2.8 maximum aperture. Other improvements include and electromagnetically controlled aperture for increased responsiveness and consistency, easy to clean flourine coatings on the exterior elements, and most importantly a new optical design.
The 24-70mm f/2.8E AF-S ED VR uses a tremendous amount high end glass expertly assembled to deliver remarkable class leading image quality. With superb clarity & color, a bright aperture, beautiful bokeh, image stabilization, the 24-70mm is a supremely versatile lens. Indoors or outside Nikon users will have a hard time finding a better quality single general purpose lens to use for everything from wedding and special event photography to landscapes and photojournalism.
- Evolution of Nikon's legendary 24-70mm pro workhorse
- ~4 stops of Vibration Reduction for handheld and low-light shooting
- Nikon F Mount E Type* (electro-magnetic aperture)
- Fast f/2.8 constant aperture
- Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm
- Sensational image quality and sharpness with virtually no distortion
- One HRI (High Refractive Index) element
- One Aspherical ED (Extra Low Dispersion) element
- Two ED (Extra Low Dispersion) elements
- Three Aspherical elements
- Nano Crystal Coat (N)
- Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC)
- Internal Focus (IF) design
- AF-S SWM (Silent Wave Motor) provides ultra fast and quiet focus
- M/A focus setting allows full time manual focus override
- Nonstick fluorine coated front and rear glass
Available accessories include: HB-74 Lens Hood, CL-M3 Case, 82mm filters, Caps.
*As of 09/11/2017 compatibile with D3100, D3200, D3300, D5000, D5100, D5200, D5300, D5500, D7000, D7100, D7200, D300, D300s, D600, D610, D700, D750, D800, D800E, D810, D810A, D850, D3x, D4, D4s, Df, D500, D5.