Nikon 40mm f:2.8 Micro

Nikon announces new AF-S NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G Micro lens

SYDNEY – Nikon is pleased to announce the release of the AF-S NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G, a DX-format Micro lens offering a focal length of 40mm and a maximum aperture of f/2.8.

The bright and fast 40mm f/2.8 enables shooting as close as 0.163m for capturing life-size images in incredible detail. The lens offers a number of convenient features such as the built-in Silent Wave Motor that enables the quiet auto-focus – vital to close-up photography of insects and animals – and two focus modes – M/A (auto-focus with manual override) and M (manual).

The compact and lightweight 40mm lens is the latest addition to Nikon’s line-up of affordable consumer lenses. It is the perfect addition to any kit, ideal for those who are looking to experiment with Micro photography. The AF-S NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G will be available from Nikon stockists from 25th August- RRP $449.

Nikon has long had the support of professional and advanced amateur photographers for its consistent development of innovative products and superior quality optical technology. Nikon intends to continue to expand and strengthen the NIKKOR line-up with the steady release of new, high-performance lenses that offer advanced functionality at a reasonable price.