NIKON AF-S DX MICRO NIKKORÂ 40MM F/2.8G
Nikon Inc. has introduced the new lightweightÂ and versatile AF-S DX MicroÂ NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G lens, which providesÂ Nikon DX-format shooters macroÂ capabilities at an affordableÂ price point. TheÂ lens has a minimumÂ focusingÂ distance of 0.53Â feet (6.4 inches)Â to allow users toÂ capture extremeÂ close-up photographsÂ andÂ High DefinitionÂ (HD) video with a lifesizeÂ 1:1 reproduction ratio. WeighingÂ approximately nine ounces, it is an idealÂ â€œnextâ€ lens to complement any DX-formatÂ shooter’s growing D-SLR kit. The naturalÂ focal length (60mm, FX equivalent) andÂ large f/2.8 aperture are ideal for a wideÂ variety of applications, whether capturingÂ close-up details in flowers andÂ insects or shooting flattering portraiture.Â It also features Nikon’sÂ exclusive Silent Wave Motor technology,Â which allows photographers to get evenÂ closer without disturbing a subject. ForÂ complete control, the AF-S DX MicroÂ NIKKOR 40mm offers users both manual-Â priority autofocus (M/A) and manualÂ focus (M) modes to quickly andÂ easily switch focus modes on the fly. TheÂ versatile and compact nature of the lensÂ combined with its affordability make it aÂ great travel companion for any DX-formatÂ D-SLR, including the new Nikon D5100Â and popular D3100. For more information,Â please visit www.nikonusa.com.