Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G IF-ED Lens

Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G IF-ED Lens

Product Summary


The AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G IF-ED has a dramatic 99˚ maximum angle of view on a DX sensor. Ideally suited for big perspective and unique wide angles shots of landmarks, landscapes and even group photos, this lens is suitable if you fid yourself in tight corners without room to maneuver. This lens is designed for the smaller image circle of a DX sensor is ideal for the purpose of wide angle photography. It gives a completely different perspective with its beautiful f/4 aperture and 7 diaphragm blades.

Nikon’s Silent Wave Motor is provided in the lens that results in the lens being quiet when auto-focusing.  Both Super Integrated Coating (SIC) and Extra-low Dispersion (ED) elements ensure that the lens has a suppressed effect from ghosts and flares. Aspherical Elements ensure that spherical aberrations are suppressed. The lens bears Nikon’s Internal Focusing technology which means the front or the rear end of the lens never moves and the barrel length as a result always stays fixed. Nikon has also provide the M/A feature which allows the user to simply twist the lens’ focusing ring and switch from auto to manual in an instant.

The lens has 11 elements arranged in 7 groups including 2 ED glass elements and 3 aspherical elements. It has a minimum focusing distance of 1’ or 0.3 meters. The filter thread specification is 77mm and the dimensions of the lens is 3.2×3.5” (diameter x length). The AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G IF-ED weighs 465 grams. The lens ships with the HB-23 lens hood, the 77mm lens cap and the rear lens cap. Available at Amazon | Adorama | B&H

Sample Images by AF-S DX Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G on Flickr

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AF-S DX Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G Specifications

Focal length12-24mm
Max aperturef/4
Min aperturef/22
Construction11 elements in 7 groups (2 ED glass elements and 3 aspherical lenses)
Picture angle99° – 61°
Closest focusing distance0.3m (through the entire focal range)
Max reproduction ratio1/8.3
No. of diaphragm blades7 (rounded)
Filter/attachment size77mm
Diameter x length(extension from lens mount)Appproximately 82.5 x 90 mm/3.2 x 3.5 in.
WeightApproximately 465 g/16.4 oz.
Accessories77mm snap-on front lens cap LC-77, Rear lens cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-23


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AF-S DX Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G available at Amazon | Adorama | B&H