The Nikon AF NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8D offers good value as a standard, prime lens. The large f/1.8 aperture means that it is adaptable to lowlight photography and allows your Digital SLR to be hand held for longer for indoor photography.
With an 85mm focal length the AF NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8D is popular with portrait photographers. Nikon have included rear focusing. This helps to reduce focusing times.
This type of lens is often one of the first specialist lenses bought by someone who is new to photography. This is because as well as being suited to portrait work the AF NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8D also offers enough flexibility to be suited to a variety of photo applications.
Specialist Subject: Portrait Photography
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71.5 x 58.5mmmm
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Nikon AF NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8D Specification