Enjoy the versatile zoom range this Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens covers. You could find yourself shooting a huge range of photography genres with just the one lens: landscapes, architecture, press events, weddings, groups, portraits, studio shots and so much more. What makes this even more exciting is that the lens promises even more flexibility with a maximum f/2.8 aperture that is available throughout the entire zoom range. Whether you’re a pro shooter or you’re still learning to master the settings, the possibilities for fantastic images are endless!
Whether you’re shooting still-life objects in a monitored studio setting and wish to fine-tune your focusing or you need to capture a fleeting moment like a person jumping out of a tree, you can capture do it all with the Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens. A Silent Wave Motor promises high-speed, extremely accurate and silent autofocusing that keeps up with every move, while manual focus override can be activated quickly and easily by rotating the focus ring at any time.
Create beautiful contrast in your images by crafting bokeh effects to place an emphasis on your crisp, in-focus subjects against smooth, blurred surrounds. This Tamron lens is equipped to help you do just that, thanks to its bright, constant f/2.8 aperture and rounded 9-blade diaphragm. You will be stunned by the results and be proud to share your professional-looking images with the world.
Thanks to the Vibration Reduction technology incorporated into the design of this Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8 lens, even in challenging lighting conditions you can continue to capture high-quality images that herald crystal-clear detail. The VR system effective reduces camera shake and vibration by up to four stops. So whether you’re out to snap a splay of beautiful colours on the horizon as the sun goes down or you’re at an indors event with little available light, you can shoot handheld for longer.
There are various elements and features that go into creating a superb optic like the Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens. In a revised optical design, this is the very first Nikkor lens to feature an aspherical extra-low dispersion element. Adding to that, it has three aspherical, two extra-low dispersion, and one high refractive index element in its construction to combat distortion and aberrations, as well as an anti-reflective Nano Crystal Coat to offset ghosting and flare. Together, these qualities promise accuracy, sharpness and contrast for head-turning shots that will make you go ‘wow’.
One key aspect that really makes the Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens stand out is a specialised electromagnetic aperture mechanism, which ultimately enables better control over exposure that comes in especially when shooting a series of images in fast continuous shooting modes.
The Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens has been built with professional photographers in mind, so it can meet the heavy demands of regular shooters. It was built with durability in mind – with a rear rubber gasket to help prevent moisture build-up and Fluorine coatings on the front and rear lens elements for easy cleaning. Whether you’re off into challenging environments or you shoot every single day, this Nikon zoom lens can go keep up!
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|Lens Mount||Nikon F|
|Focal Length||24 - 70 mm|
|Angle of View||Diagonal : 84° - 34° 20'
|Min. Focus Distance||38 cm|
|Max. Reproduction Ratio||1:3.57|
|Filter Thread||Front, 82 mm|
|Lens Hood||Yes, Removable|
|Stabilisation||Yes, Nikon VR (Vibration Reduction) IS|
|Lens Type||Wide Angle Lenses, Zoom Lenses|
|Speciality||Auto Focus, Constant Aperture Zoom, Image stabilisation|
|Genre/Use||Wedding & Events, Portrait|
|Physical Dimensions||8.8 cm x 15.45 cm|
|Physical Weight (Grams)||1070g|
The Nikon Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens was built for use with FX image sensors, however it can also be used on DX sensors where it provides as 36-105mm equivalent focal length range.
The key differences between this Nikon Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens and the earlier Nikon AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED Lens is that this lens features Vibration Reducation (VR) technology and also has an improved optical design – including the first ever aspherical Extra-low Dispersion glass element to feature in a Nikkor lens.
82mm. It’s always a great idea to keep a regular clear filter or UV filter on your lens for protection against bumps and knocks as well as dirt, scratches and fingerprints. It’s always cheaper to replace a simple filter than deal with a damaged front lens element!