About this product
This Nikon AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR Lens is a DX-formatted medium telephoto Micro lens. It is ideal for extreme close-up and general photography including portraits. The lens will autofocus from infinity to 10.8 inch producing a life-size (1:1) image.The lens also features Nikon inch s VR II (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization. This allows handheld shooting at up to 4 shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible assuring dramatically sharper images. This is ideal for macro close-up work.Nikon digital SLRs have either an FX or a DX sensor. The FX sensor measuring 24 x 36mm is roughly equivalent to the size of the 35mm film frame. The DX sensor is smaller measuring 15.8 x 23.6mm. When this lens is mounted on an FX-format Nikon DSLR the camera inch s DX-Crop Mode is automatically engaged introducing a 1.5x magnification (cropping) factor.