Ascend to a new level of photography with the Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR Lens, the world’s lightest DX-format 16-80mm f/2.8-4, 5x normal zoom lens that delivers impressive optical performance. A first for DX-format lenses, the AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR incorporates Nano Crystal Coat technology that reduces flares and ghosting, an electromagnetic aperture mechanism that allows for stable exposure control, and a fluorine coat that effectively repels dust, water, grease and dirt. With the inclusion of a 4-stop Vibration Reduction (VR) system, allowing for sharper images and videos in a wide range of conditions, the AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR is an excellent high performance lens for everyday use and an integral component to your photography arsenal.
- World's lightest 5x zoom with an f/2.8-4 maximum aperture
- Inspiring image quality; ideal for daily life, travel, blogging, HD video and more
- Versatile zoom range that covers wide-angle to portrait views
- 4 stops of VR image stabilisation for handheld and low-light shooting
- Nonstick protective fluorine coatings on the glass resists water, dirt and smudges
Inspiring views of your world
Take photos and videos that are anything but ordinary with this state-of-the-art 16-80mm DX-format zoom lens. With a fast f/2.8-4 aperture, VR image stabilisation and Nikon's advanced lens technology, it covers wide-angle to portrait views with absolutely brilliant image quality. An ideal lens for documenting daily life, conveying a sense of place, blogging, low light, HD video and much more.
An everyday lens that's anything but ordinary
Meet the world's lightest 5x zoom lens with an f/2.8-4 aperture, which is excellent for softening foregrounds or backgrounds and highlighting your subject. On a DX-format camera, it's zoom range is equivalent to Nikon's 24-120mm FX lens (35mm format), a staple in many pro camera bags.
A new level of DX-format performance
Unleash the power of your high-resolution Nikon DSLR. Nano Crystal Coat virtually eliminates glare, while Extra-low Dispersion Glass and Aspherical elements reduce colour aberration and enhance sharpness and contrast. Capture vibrant colours, rich tonality and a level of detail that's staggering.
4 stops of Vibration Reduction
In low light situations, the 16-80mm's VR image stabilisation lets you shoot handheld up to 4 shutter speeds slower to gather more of the available light without causing blur. There's even a specialised Tripod VR mode, a first for this zoom range, that eliminates the effects of tripod vibration.
High-speed electromagnetic diaphragm
Nikon's DX and FX DSLRs can freeze action with fast continuous shooting speeds; this lens can keep up. A specialised electromagnetic diaphragm mechanism operates in precise sync with the camera's shutter for reliable exposure control during high-speed sequences.
Nikon's innovative protective fluorine coat
Making it easier to wipe off water, dirt and smudges, the front and rear lens elements have Nikon's exclusive fluorine coat. This extraordinary protective coating technology has to be seen to be believed.
|Type||Fmount, Type E AF-S DX lens with built-in CPU|
|Lens construction||17 elements in, 13 groups, including 4 ED elements, 3 aspherical elements, and elements with Nano-Crystal or fluorine coatings|
|Angle of view||83° to 20°|
|Minimum focus distance||0.35m (1.15ft)|
|VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization||Yes|
|No. of diaphragm blades||7 (rounded diaphragm opening)|
|Diaphragm||Automatic electronic aperture control|
|Filter-attachment size||72mm, (P = 0.75 mm)|
|Dimensions||Approx. 80 mm maximum diameter x 85.5 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)|
|Focus mode||Manual, Manual/Auto|
|Focus distance indicator||Yes|
|Focal length scale||Graduated in millimeters (16, 24, 35, 50, 80)|
|Zoom||Manual zoom using independent zoom ring|
|Supplied accessories||72 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-72, Rear Lens Cap LF-4, Bayonet Hood HB-75|
- Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR Lens
- 72mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-72
- Rear Lens Cap LF-4
- Bayonet Hood HB-75
The lens incorporates an electromagnetic diaphragm mechanism. The following cameras are compatible with this lens: D4 series, D3 series, Df, D810, D810A, D800 series, D750, D700, D610, D600, D300 series, D7200, D7100, D7000, D5500, D5300, D5200, D5100, D5000, D3300, D3200, D3100, Nikon 1 J1, J2, J3, J4 with FT-1, Nikon 1 V1, V2, V3 with FT-1, Nikon 1 S1, S2 with FT-1