Wide picture coverage of 62 degrees. Nikon Integrated Coating insures superb contrast and color fidelity. Matches the coverage of most electronic flashes. Excellent choice for snapshots, candids, landscapes and travel photography. Up to nearly 7X magnification possible by mounting the lens in reverse on a bellows unit. Aperture range: 2.8 -22. Focuses down to 1 foot. Uses optional screw-in lens hood HN-3. Can be used with teleconverter TC-201 or TC-14A.