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Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Lens (Nikon Z)

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Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Lens (Nikon Z)
Key Features
  • Full-Frame | f/2.8 to f/16
  • Slim, Compact Wide-Angle Prime Lens
  • All-Element Focusing System, STM Motor
  • Programmable Control Ring
As the slimmest and lightest lens in its series, the NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 from Nikon is a versatile wide-angle prime for Nikon Z mirrorless cameras. Its form factor and performance render it ideal for advanced amateur photographers who take their camera everywhere, looking to never miss a moment.
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Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2The Slimmest and Lightest NIKKOR Z Series Lens
  • 3
  • 4A Pocket-Sized Prime for The Road
  • 5All-Element Focusing System
  • 6Three Aspherical Elements
  • 77 Rounded-Blade Aperture
  • 8Superior Weather Sealing
  • 9Crisp Low-Light Shots
  • 10Programmable Control Ring
  • 11HB-111 Lens Hood
By B&H Photo's
The Slimmest and Lightest NIKKOR Z Series Lens
As the slimmest and lightest lens in its series, the NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 from Nikon is a versatile wide-angle prime for Nikon Z mirrorless cameras. Its form factor and performance render it ideal for advanced amateur photographers who take their camera everywhere, looking to never miss a moment.
A Pocket-Sized Prime for The Road
  • A pancake prime born for the streets; shoot in more places, more often
  • Less than one inch thick with featherlight design and construction
  • Packed with image quality to transform your camera into its smallest version
All-Element Focusing System
  • Moves all lens groups and elements in unison
  • Provides consistent sharpness regardless of position
  • STM stepping motor for fast, accurate, smooth autofocus
  • Consistency across the focus range, from 8" to infinity
  • Quiet drive system ideal for shooting video
Three Aspherical Elements
  • Minimizes fluctuations from aberrations
  • Provides superior corner-to-corner sharpness
  • Corrects for wide-angle distortion
7 Rounded-Blade Aperture
  • Smooth image bokeh to maintains an even image description
  • Electromagnetic diaphragm mechanism
  • Highly accurate electronic control
  • Use auto exposure during continuous shooting
Superior Weather Sealing
  • Dust and drip resistant, ideal for street photography and outdoor excursions
  • Shoot landscapes in inclement environments
  • Take it anywhere with confidence
Crisp Low-Light Shots
  • Z mount and fast f/2.8 aperture let in ample light
  • Achieve higher shutter speeds to prevent blur
  • Shoot videos in whatever light is available
Programmable Control Ring
  • Default setting is to adjust manual focus
  • Can be user-programmed in camera body menu
  • Control aperture or exposure compensation
HB-111 Lens Hood
  • Helps prevent lens flare
  • Features a 52mm front thread
  • Required when filter use is desired

Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Specs

Key Specs
Focal Length
26mm
Maximum Aperture
f/2.8
Lens Mount
Nikon Z
Lens Format Coverage
Full-Frame
Focus Type
Autofocus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
52 mm (Front)
Maximum Aperture
f/2.8
Minimum Aperture
f/16
Lens Mount
Nikon Z
Lens Format Coverage
Full-Frame
Angle of View
79°
Minimum Focus Distance
7.9" / 20 cm
Maximum Magnification
0.19x
Optical Design
8 Elements in 6 Groups
Diaphragm Blades
7, Rounded
Focus Type
Autofocus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
52 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)
0.9 x 2.8" / 23.5 x 70 mm
Weight
4.4 oz / 125 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.64 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
5.6 x 5.1 x 4"

Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Reviews

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How does this lens compare in sharpness to the f ...

How does this lens compare in sharpness to the f mount 20/2.8 AiS?
Asked by: John
The 26MM Z mount will be sharper.
Answered by: Yaakov
Date published: 2023-05-17

Manual focus only?

Manual focus only?
Asked by: James A
Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Lens will autofocus on all Nikon Z mirrorless cameras.
Answered by: samikg
Date published: 2023-03-12

Is this lens for both full frame and crop sensor?

Is this lens for both full frame and crop sensor?
Asked by: Daniel
Yes, the Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Lens (Nikon Z) can be used with full-frame or crop-sensor cameras.
Answered by: Boyd
Date published: 2023-04-16

Could this be used with Z50 as a nice compact ...

Could this be used with Z50 as a nice compact 40mm equiv?!
Asked by: Stephen
It can be used on the Z50, Z fc, or Z30, where it would be a FF equivalent of 40mm in focal length and f/4.3 in depth of field.
Answered by: Matt
Date published: 2023-03-06

Does this used item, Used Cat #2714425 , come ...

Does this used item, Used Cat #2714425 , come with a lens hood and lens cap?
Asked by: Howard
Yes, this Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Lens (Nikon Z) includes front and rear lens caps and a lens hood.
Answered by: Boyd
Date published: 2023-11-02

Can I put a fikter on it?

Can I put a fikter on it?
Asked by: Alex
Yes, the Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Lens (Nikon Z) accepts 52mm filters.
Answered by: Daniel
Date published: 2023-09-26

Need to know if AF/MF is quiet. Because RICI ...

Need to know if AF/MF is quiet. Because RICI NIKON has a video about this lens and it's crazy loud?. Thanks.
Asked by: Rajan
The autofocus motors on Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Lens (Nikon Z) is not a silent motor. If you are recording videos with a snsitive mic connected to the camera you would most likely hear the noise of the lens when focusing.
Answered by: llinelva
Date published: 2023-10-07

Will a 52mm Nikon center-pinch front cap (like an ...

Will a 52mm Nikon center-pinch front cap (like an LC-52B) fit this lens?
Asked by: John
No. the mechanism of the Nikon NIKKOR Z 26mm f/2.8 Lens (Nikon Z) lens allows it to fit only slip-on type lens caps. Nikon LC-K108 Slip-On Front Lens Cap is the right lens cap for this lens.
Answered by: samikg
Date published: 2023-05-14
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