Nikon PC-E Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/2.8D Lens

Nikon PC-E Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/2.8D Lens

Product Summary


A tilt-shift lens is the ideal go to lens for a landscape or architecture or commercial photographer. The PC-E Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/2.8D lens is a great lens that has a wide shifting range of approx 11.5mm and a tilting range of 8.5mm. It offers a great deal of control for the pro-shooter. This medium telephoto perspective Control lens has a revolving capacity of 90 degrees in increments of 30 degrees. It has a wide shifting range of 11.5mm and a tilting range of 8.5 degrees.

Nikon has provided both Super Integrated Coating (SIC) and Nano Crystal coating (N) for superior lens flare & ghosting suppression. Auto aperture control is possible using the electromagnetic diaphragm. This is possible however on D3, D700 and D300 DSLRs.

The maximum aperture of the lens is f/2.8 and it can stop down to f/32. The lens diaphragm is made up of 9 diaphragm blades and ensures that fine bokeh is possible the rounded blades. The maximum viewing angle of the lens is 18°50′ on a DX format. The same on a FX format camera is 28°30′. There are 6 lens elements in the PC-E Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/2.8D which are arranged in 5 groups. It has a minimum focusing distance of 1.3’ or 0.39 meter.

The lens has a filter size specification of 77mm and weighs a decent 635 grams. The lens ships with a HB-22 bayonet hood, the CL-1120 lens pouch for transportation of the lens, a rear (LF-1) and front lens cap (LC-77 77mm). Available at Amazon | Adorama | B&H

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Nikon PC-E Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/2.8D Specifications

Focal length85mm
Max aperturef/2.8
Min aperturef/32
Construction6 elements in 5 groups (with Nano Crystal Coat)
Picture angle28°30’
Closest focusing distance0.39m / 1.3ft.
Max reproduction ratio1/2
No. of diaphragm blades9 (rounded)
Filter/attachment size77
Diameter x length(extension from lens mount)Appproximately 83.5 x 107 mm/3.3 x 4.2 in.
WeightApproximately 635 g/22.4 oz.
Accessories77mm Snap-on front lens cap LC-77, Rear lens cap LF-1, Bayonet hood HB-22, Flexible lens pouch CL-1120


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Purchase options

PC-E Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/2.8D available at Amazon | Adorama | B&H