Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 20 mm f/1.8G ED Lens
This AF-S Nikkor 20 mm ED lens is Nikon's fastest ultra-wide-angle lens yet. With the ultra-wide view of a 20mm lens, you're free to capture expansive landscapes and architecture, wedding parties, an entire band on stage, crowd shots and much more. Add low-light capabilities to that view, and the shooting possibilities are nearly endless. Introducing the AF-S NIKKOR 20mm f/1.8G ED, a compact, lightweight FX-format lens that combines the ultra-wide perspective of a 20mm focal length, the low-light capabilities and shallow depth of field of an f/1.8 maximum aperture and the superb optical characteristics of an advanced NIKKOR prime lens. Whether you shoot stills, HD video, time lapse sequences or star trail images on an FX- or DX-format D-SLR, the AF-S NIKKOR 20mm f/1.8G ED will widen your creative potential.
Capture epic views with this Dramatic ultra-wide-angle perspective lens. The AF-S NIKKOR 20mm f/1.8G ED delivers a 20mm, 94° angle of view (30mm, 70° equivalent on DX-format cameras) that's ideal for stills or motion capture. With its 7.8-inch close focus capability, you can work in tight spaces or get close to your subject to accentuate your focal point. From a distance, the AF-S NIKKOR 20mm f/1.8G ED lets you get wide, expansive vistas into the frame. Videographers will love using their Nikon D-SLR and this compact, lightweight lens for establishing shots, first-person point-of-view sequences and B-Roll footage.
At its maximum aperture setting of f/1.8, the AF-S NIKKOR 20mm f/1.8G ED produces beautifully blurred backgrounds in your photos and HD videos and lets you shoot at lower ISO settings to retain high image quality. In low light situations, opening the aperture to f/1.8 will also increase shutter speed to prevent camera shake and motion blur.
This wide angle ED lens from Nikon is a superb prime lens system: The wide-angle addition to Nikon's f/1.8 FX-format prime lens collection Nikon's family of fast FX-format prime lenses now covers just about any shooting situation or creative need. The AF-S NIKKOR 20mm f/1.8G ED joins the 28mm, 35mm, 50mm and 85mm versions, giving photographers and videographers a versatile collection of focal lengths with remarkably consistent optical performance and exposure control. Switch between lenses without missing a beat.
|Mount Type:||Nikon F-Bayonet|
|Focal Length:||20 mm|
|Maximum Angle of View (DX-format):||70°|
|Maximum Angle of View (FX-format):||94°|
|Maximum Reproduction Ratio:||0.23x|
|Compatible Format(s):||DX, FX|
|ED Glass:||Yes, 2|
|Minimum Focus Distance:||0.66 ft (0.2 m)|
|Focus Mode:||Auto, Manual|
|Filter Size:||77 mm|
|Accepts Filter Type:||Screw-on|
|Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length):||3.2 in (82.5 mm) x 3.1 in (80.5 mm)|
|Approx. Weight:||12.6 oz (355 g)|
|Rear Focusing System:||Yes|