This versatile wide angle-to-telephoto zoom lens was produced beginning in 1984. It features a single integrated focus/zoom ring for greater ease and speed. Distortion-free macro operation at 135mm setting; maximum reproduction ratio is 1:3.8 at 1.3ft minimum focusing distance. Nikon Integrated Coating (NIC) on all air-to-glass surfaces of lens elements minimizes ghost images and flare. Optional lens hood HN-22. Can be used with either the TC-14A or TC-201 teleconverter.