Nikon D-type design provides precise distance information for flash and ambient light exposure processes.
2 aspherical lens elements for low distortion.
Internal Focus (IF) design for smoother focusing and great body balance.
Exclusive Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables ultra-high-speed auto focusing with exceptional accuracy and powerful super-quiet operation.
First Nikon wide-angle zoom lens with Vibration Reduction (VR).
G-type NIKKOR is designed exclusively for use with Nikon SLR models where aperture is controlled from the camera body.
2 Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass elements for minimized chromatic aberration.
Nikon VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization Vibration Reduction, engineered specifically for each VR NIKKOR lens, enables handheld shooting at up to 3 shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible, assuring dramatically sharper still images and video capture.
Rounded diaphragm to make out-of-focus elements appear more natural.
Compact and lightweight.