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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens

BH #NI247028VR • MFR #20052
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens
Key Features
  • F-Mount Lens/FX Format
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
  • ASP/ED, AS, ED, and HRI Elements
  • Nano Crystal & Super Integrated Coatings
The classic standard zoom now featuring Vibration Reduction image stabilization, Nikon's AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens is a truly versatile wide-angle to short telephoto lens characterized by its constant f/2.8 maximum aperture and electromagnetic aperture mechanism. A revised optical design incorporates a unique aspherical extra-low dispersion element, in addition to three aspherical, two extra-low dispersion, and one high refractive index elements, to help reduce chromatic aberrations and distortions throughout the zoom range in order to achieve high image sharpness and clarity. The Nano Crystal and Super Integrated Coatings further benefit image quality by reducing lens flare for improved contrast and color accuracy and fluorine coatings on the front and rear elements protect against dust, moisture, and smudging.
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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Overview

The classic standard zoom now featuring Vibration Reduction image stabilization, Nikon's AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens is a truly versatile wide-angle to short telephoto lens characterized by its constant f/2.8 maximum aperture and electromagnetic aperture mechanism. A revised optical design incorporates a unique aspherical extra-low dispersion element, in addition to three aspherical, two extra-low dispersion, and one high refractive index elements, to help reduce chromatic aberrations and distortions throughout the zoom range in order to achieve high image sharpness and clarity. The Nano Crystal and Super Integrated Coatings further benefit image quality by reducing lens flare for improved contrast and color accuracy and fluorine coatings on the front and rear elements protect against dust, moisture, and smudging.

Complementing the imaging capabilities, a Silent Wave Motor AF system produces quick, quiet focusing performance that suits both stills shooting and movie recording, which can instantly be manually overridden by simply turning the manual focus ring. Further contributing to photographing in fast-paced situations and difficult lighting, VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization compensates for the effects of camera shake by up to four shutter speed stops. Additionally, an electromagnetic aperture mechanism is integrated into the lens design to provide greater exposure control stability that is especially beneficial when working with faster continuous shooting rates.

Standard zoom designed for use with FX-format Nikon F-mount cameras, this lens is also compatible with DX models where it will provide a 36-105mm equivalent focal length range.
Constant f/2.8 maximum aperture offers consistent performance throughout the zoom range and also benefits working in difficult lighting conditions and using selective focus techniques.
A unique aspherical extra-low dispersion element is incorporated into the optical design, along with three aspherical, one high refractive index, and two extra-low dispersion glass elements, to reduce chromatic and spherical aberrations, distortion, coma (comatic aberration), and flare for consistent edge-to-edge sharpness and illumination.
Nano Crystal and Super Integrated Coatings have been applied to lens elements to minimize surface and internal reflections for a marked reduction in lens flare and ghosting.
Vibration Reduction image stabilization helps to reduce the appearance of camera shake by up to four shutter speed stops to better enable handheld shooting in low-light situations.
Silent Wave Motor affords quick, quiet, and precise autofocus performance along with full-time manual focus override. An internal focusing design is also used, where only the internal lens groups are moved during focusing, to maintain the overall length of the lens during use and to promote faster focusing speeds.
Specialized electromagnetic aperture mechanism provides greater exposure control stability that is especially beneficial when working with fast continuous shooting rates.

This mechanism limits the compatibility of this lens to the following cameras: D5, D4, D3 series, Df, D850, D810, D810A, D800 series, D750, D700, D610, D600, D500, D300 series, D7500, D7200, D7100, D7000, D5600, D5500, D5300, D5200, D5100, D5000, D3400, D3300, D3200, D3100, Nikon 1 J1, J2, J3, J4 with FT-1, Nikon 1 V1, V2, V3 with FT-1, and Nikon 1 S1, S2 with FT-1.
Weather-sealed design, a rear rubber gasket, and fluorine coatings on the front and rear elements are able to withstand dust and moisture for working in harsh environments.
UPC: 018208200528

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Specs

Focal Length24 to 70mm
Maximum Aperturef/2.8
Minimum Aperturef/22
Lens MountNikon F
Lens Format CoverageFull-Frame
Angle of View84° to 34° 20'
Minimum Focus Distance1.25' / 38 cm
Maximum Magnification0.27x
Optical Design20 Elements in 16 Groups
Diaphragm Blades9, Rounded
Focus TypeAutofocus
Image StabilizationYes
Filter Size82 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)3.46 x 6.08" / 88 x 154.5 mm
Length at Maximum Extension6.9" / 175.3 mm
Weight2.35 lb / 1070 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight3.62 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)9.4 x 6.7 x 5.8"

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Reviews

Good

By Hector
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-11-21

Good

Best Lens Ive ever owned

By Theata
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-11-09

This is the best lens I have ever owned. Veey pleased.

Nikon 24-70 F2.8

By Thomas
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-11-04

It is a great lense. I should have purchased one long ago.

Major back focusing issues

By Perry
Rated 1 out of 5
Date: 2022-09-16

This is one of the worst lenses. It has major back focusing issues. I've tested multiple 24-70 on different Nikon D850 and the SAME focus issue throughout. This is a notorious issue! You have been warned.

Great lens

By Abigail
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-08-22

The images I have gotten with this lens are incredible

App

By Emerson
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-08-21

Excellent and to navigate!

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens

By Paolo
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-11-14

great lens, a little bit heavy but very versatile. Images are very crisp, and i found very few aberration and absolut must!

Not perfect, but tough to beat

By Mike
Rated 4 out of 5
Date: 2022-11-11

I spent a lot of time thinking about which lens to purchase, and I ended up settling on this one because it had the best combo of features and quality. I have some connective tissue disorder issues with my joints, so I valued the VR and edge to edge sharpness over even better sharpness centrally in the previous Nikon 24-70. It's huge compared to the 16-80 that I tried, and quite a lot heavier, but compared to the 70-200 FL, it's easy to manage.

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Asked by: Sterling
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Asked by: Andriano
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Asked by: Lisa
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Asked by: Ben
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