AF-S DX NIKKOR 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED

April 14, 2009

Nikon DX-format, ultra wide-angle 2.4x 10 to 24mm zoom lens

TOKYO –Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce the new AF-S DX NIKKOR 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED lens with built-in Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for Nikon DX-format digital SLR cameras. Compact and lightweight, this ultra wide-angle 2.4x zoom DX NIKKOR features a focal length range of 10 to 24mm, whose picture angle of 109°-61° is equivalent to a focal length of 15 to 36mm in FX- and 35mm format cameras.

This lens is suitable for diverse scenes from restrictive interiors, architecture and panoramic landscapes to a creatively exaggerated perspective. The newly developed optical system features two ED glass and three aspherical lens elements for truly outstanding optical quality, producing stunning images. The Silent Wave Motor (SWM) incorporated in the lens body offers fast, smooth and nearly silent AF operation, providing photographers with outstanding handling performance.

The AF-S DX NIKKOR 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED, with its ultra wide-angle perspective and superior image quality, gives users of Nikon DX-format digital SLRs — including the D300, D90, D60, D40 and the new D5000 — more opportunities for creative photographic expression.

AF-S DX NIKKOR 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED Major Features

AF-S DX NIKKOR 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED Specifications

Focal length 10-24mm
Maximum aperture f/3.5-4.5
Minimum aperture f/22-29
Lens construction 14 elements in 9 groups (with two ED glass and three aspherical lens elements)
Picture angle 109°-61°
Closest focusing distance 0.24 m/0.8 ft. in AF mode, 0.22 m/0.7 ft. in MF mode
No. of diaphragm blades 7 (rounded)
Filter/attachment size 77mm
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount) Approximately 82.5 x 87 mm/3.25 x 3.43 in.
Weight Approximately 460 g/16.2 oz.
Supplied accessories 77mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-77, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-23, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1118
  • Specifications and equipment are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer.

The information is current as of the date of publication. It is subject to change without notice.