|PC Micro-Nikkor 85mm f/2.8D is equipped with a tilt/shift mechanism that allows photographers the flexibility to manipulate image perspective, distortion and focus. |
The lens, which offers 1:2 life-size macro capability, is ideal for commercial photographers who shoot tabletop product photos - especially useful with Nikon'sProfessional Digital SLR's (the lens' effective coverage will be equivalent to using a 127.5mm on 35mm  film format). Other important features include Nikon's Super Integrated Coating and Close-Range Correction system for outstanding optical performance and superior colour reproduction.
|Wide tilting and shifting range (tilt: ±8.3°, shift: ±12.4mm).|
|1:2 life-size macro shooting capability (at 0.39m or 1.3 ft.).|
|Close-Range Correction (CRC) system offers superior optical performance even at close focusing distances|
|Wide aperture range — f/2.8 to f/45 in 1/2 steps.|
|Built-in CPU transmits effective aperture values to the camera body — useful forexposure determination using external exposure meters.|
|Distance Information is transmitted to the camera body and used for 3D Matrix Metering or 3D Multi-Sensor Balanced Fill-Flash when using a maximum aperture without shifting and/or tilting the lens.|
|Rounded diaphragm opening (9 blades) makes out-of-focus elements appear more natural|
|High-performance Nikon Super Integrated Coating offers superior colour reproduction and minimises ghost and flare.|
|Lens' aperture can be easily stopped down via mechanical push-button operation. It remains stopped down (until the button is pressed again), for easy depth-of-field confirmation.|
|±90° lens revolving capability for versatile tilt/shift effects.|
|Filter attachment does not rotate when focusing — useful when shooting with a polarising filter.|
|Tripod mounting spacer AH-5 (optional) offers smoother tilt/shift operation whenusing a tripod.|
|Construction||5 Groups / 6 Elements|
|Angle of view||28° 30´|
|F stop range||2.8-45|
|Closest Focusing Distance||1.3 feet|
|Dimensions (Length x Diameter)||3.3 x 4.3 inches|
|Notes||Wide tilting and shifting range (Tilt= +/- 8 Deg. Shift= +/- 12.4mm)|
+/- 90° lens revolving capability for versatile tilt/shift effects.
This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 21 June, 2008.