It’s fast maximum aperture make this an ideal optic for available light—recommended for portraiture or indoor sports. This short telephoto lens can defocus backgrounds with painterly finesse and isolate subjects with three-dimensional fidelity. For those seeking the ultimate in image quality in photography or videography, there’s no close second.
*Among AF lenses for digital SLRs compatible with FX-format image sensor; as of July 27, 2016; statement based on Nikon research.
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A few features…
- World’s first full-frame 105mm with an f/1.4 maximum aperture
- A marvel of optical precision, distortion correction and craftsmanship
- Chromatic aberration, ghosting and flare is minimized by three Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) elements
- Nano Crystal Coat (N) outperforms conventional antireflection coatings over a broad wavelength range for maximum contrast