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Nikon NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Lens (Nikon Z)

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Nikon NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Lens (Nikon Z)
Key Features
  • Full-Frame | f/1.2 to f/16
  • Fast Aperture Portrait-Length Prime Lens
  • Multi-Focus System and Dual STM
  • Control Ring and Function Button
The NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Lens from Nikon is an ultrafast short telephoto portrait lens for full-frame and APS-C/DX Z-Series mirrorless cameras. It achieves both superior rendering performance and large, beautiful bokeh, expanding possibilities for users capturing images of portraiture, weddings, maternity, high fashion, and boudoir photography.
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Nikon NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Classic View Portrait Lens with an Exotic Aperture
  • 3
  • 4Ultra-Fast f/1.2 Lens
  • 5Premium NIKKOR S-Line Performance
  • 62 Aspherical Elements plus 1 ED Element
  • 7Multi-Focus System and Dual STM Motors
  • 8
  • 9Nano Crystal Coating
  • 10Programmable Control Ring and L-Fn Shortcut Button
  • 11Weather Sealing
  • 1211-Bladed Rounded Aperture
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Classic View Portrait Lens with an Exotic Aperture
The NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Lens from Nikon is an ultrafast short telephoto portrait lens for full-frame and APS-C/DX Z-Series mirrorless cameras. It achieves both superior rendering performance and large, beautiful bokeh, expanding possibilities for users capturing images of portraiture, weddings, maternity, high fashion, and boudoir photography.
Ultra-Fast f/1.2 Lens
  • Striking background separation
  • Paper-thin f/1.2 plane of focus
  • At f/2, point light sources transform into dreamlike orbs
  • Increased light gathering performance
  • Shoot in near darkness
Premium NIKKOR S-Line Performance
  • Super optics and advanced video features
  • Captures fine textures of skin, hair, and fabric
  • Professional build quality with premium weather sealing
2 Aspherical Elements plus 1 ED Element
  • Reduces aberrations
  • Minimizes coma
  • Corrects distortion
  • Optimum correction of chromatic aberrations
Multi-Focus System and Dual STM Motors
  • Decisive autofocus even when shooting at f/1.2
  • Dual STM motors for fast and precise focus
  • Quiet, high-speed, highly accurate autofocus
  • Superb imaging performance when working at close distances
  • Suppressed focus breathing
  • A/M Auto-Priority Manual Focus for easy transition to manual during AF operation
  • Eye-Detect AF compatible
  • Dramatic focus transitions when moving from one subject to another
Nano Crystal Coating
  • Virtually eliminates internal lens element reflections
  • Solves ghost effects caused by red light
  • Reduces ghost and flare caused by light entering the lens diagonally
Programmable Control Ring and L-Fn Shortcut Button
  • Default setting is to adjust manual focus
  • Functions can be user-programmed in camera body menu
  • Use ring to control aperture or exposure compensation
  • Program L-Fn for AF Lock, image tracking, or playback
  • Customize gear operation to suit your personal style
Weather Sealing
  • Suitable for excursions outdoors
  • Protected when shooting on location
  • Shoot landscapes in inclement environments
  • Take it anywhere with confidence
11-Bladed Rounded Aperture
  • Smooth image bokeh to maintains an even image description
  • Electromagnetic diaphragm mechanism
  • Highly accurate electronic control
  • Use auto exposure during continuous shooting

Nikon NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Specs

Key Specs
Focal Length
85mm
Maximum Aperture
f/1.2
Lens Mount
Nikon Z
Lens Format Coverage
Full-Frame
Focus Type
Autofocus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
82 mm (Front)
Maximum Aperture
f/1.2
Minimum Aperture
f/16
Lens Mount
Nikon Z
Lens Format Coverage
Full-Frame
Angle of View
18° 50'
Minimum Focus Distance
33.46" / 0.85 m
Maximum Magnification
0.11x
Optical Design
15 Elements in 10 Groups
Diaphragm Blades
11, Rounded
Focus Type
Autofocus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
82 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)
4 x 5.6" / 102.5 x 141.5 mm
Weight
2.6 lb / 1160 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
3.485 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
9.6 x 6.3 x 5.7"

Nikon NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Reviews

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Where is this lens made?

Where is this lens made?
Asked by: chris
China, but the is subject to change anytime without notice.
Answered by: Davidb
Date published: 2024-02-18

What are the dimensions and weight? Curious ...

What are the dimensions and weight? Curious omission.
Asked by: john
As per Nikon, the approximate dimensions of the NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2S Lens (Nikon Z) are 4.1 inches x 5.6 inches with an approximate weight of 41oz.
Answered by: Kirk
Date published: 2023-03-12

no mention of its weight in Specs section.. so ...

no mention of its weight in Specs section.. so how heavy could this lens be?
Asked by: T.J.
According to Nikon, the NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Lens (Nikon Z) weighs 41 oz (2.56 lbs)
Answered by: Kirk
Date published: 2023-03-12

What is diameter of the lens with the lens hood ...

What is diameter of the lens with the lens hood mounted in the storage position. Need to buy lens case?
Asked by: Karl
The Nikon NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Lens (Nikon Z) with the lens hood mounted backwards for storage hasdimensions of 4.5 x 4.5 x 5.6".
Answered by: Boyd
Date published: 2023-06-03

Is this lens compatible with the tele converter?

Is this lens compatible with the tele converter?
Asked by: Jack
No, the Nikon NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S Lens is not compatible with teleconverters.
Answered by: Marvin C
Date published: 2023-12-19
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