Standard portrait lens with Defocus-image Control.
Fast, medium telephoto lens with Defocus-image Control
Large maximum aperture allows shooting in dim light
Rounded diaphragm opening makes out of focus elements appear more natural
RF (rear focus) technology for fast AF operation
6 elements in 6 groups
Angle of view
23°20' [15°20' with Nikon digital cameras (Nikon DX format)]
Minimum focus distance
0.9 m / 3 ft
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
Filter attachment size
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)
Approximately 79 x 111 mm/3.1 x 4.4 in.
Approximately 640 g/22.6 oz.
72mm Snap-on front lens cap, Rear lens cap LF-1