The 1 NIKKOR 10x power-drive zoom lets you capture movies in superb clarity.
Whether you’re shooting a special event or an art house film, the power-drive zoom switch makes it easy to zoom quickly or slowly. Vibration Reduction ensures steady shots and you can retract the lens for increased portability.
As at home on a film set as anywhere else, this lens is a great way to shoot movies.
10x power-drive (PD) zoom lens: designed with movie making in mind and delivers superb stills too.
10-100mm zoom range (35 mm equivalent: 27-270 mm).
Nikon 1 mount optimized optics: boasts an HRI (High Refractive Index) lens element as well as three aspherial lens and two ED glass elements, for high resolution and superior contrast.
Vibration Reduction stabilization system: enables more flexible hand-held shooting. Offers effects equivalent to using shutter speeds that are up to three stops slower.
Voice Coil motors (VCM): offer super-quite autofocus performance, which is especially useful during movie recording.
Power-drive zoom switch: with adjustable zoom speed for smooth zoom control. Lets you zoom quickly or slowly towards, or away from, subjects.
Retractable lens mechanism: lens automatically retracts when you power the camera off. Boasts a lens lock switch to keep the lens extended when you turn the camera off so it’s ready to shoot that much more quickly when you turn the camera on again.
Available colors: this lens is available in black.
1 NIKKOR VR 10-100m F/4.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM
Lens construction [groups/elements]
Angle of view
77° - 9° 10’
Number of diaphragm
Minimum focus distance [m/ft.]
10mm focal length :0.3m (1ft.) / 100mm focal length: 0.85m (2.8ft.)
Maximum reproduction ratio [x]
Dia. x length [distance from camera lens mount flange][mm]
Approx. 77×95 （when lens is retracted）
Filter-attachment size [mm]
Lens cap type