Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
  News Headlines APPLE CANON FUJIFILM HTC HUAWEI LG MICROSOFT NIKON OLYMPUS PANASONIC PENTAX SAMSUNG SONY  
Lets Go Digital
 
     
Powered by True
Counted by OneStat.com
New AF-S DX Zoom Nikkor 18-70mm f3.5-4.5G IF-ED
Dennis Hissink : January 28th 2004 - 08:00 CET
Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
NikonA fourth DX format Nikkor lens is introduced today to join the growing range of lenses designed specifically for Nikon digital SLR cameras, the AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 18-70mm F3.5-4.5G IF-ED. With a practical wide-angle to telephoto zoom range of 18mm to 70mm it offers the analogue 135 format equivalent to 27-105mm for general photography with Nikon D series digital SLRs but attractively priced to enable anyone to start shooting digital SLR photography irrespective of the current camera system they might own. This is the first lens of its class to be offered in DX format, enabling a wide focal length range ratio. It effectively upgrades two existing AF Nikkors, it is smaller, lighter and more versatile than the existing AF 28-105 lens.
New AF-S DX Zoom Nikkor 18-70mm f3.5-4.5G IF-EDThe new lens offers a greater zoom range than the similarly sized AF 18-35. The DX 18-70mm incorporates three ED (extra-low dispersion) glass elements to minimize chromatic aberration and colour fringing, and aspherical elements to spread the light intensity evenly across the image circle without minimal distortion. The new lens continues the trend of G-type lens without aperture ring to offer precise 1/3 step aperture control via the camera body.

The lens incorporates Nikon’s exclusive SWM (Silent Wave Motor) so appreciated by professionals for fast and quiet auto focus performance whilst internal focus technology keeps the lens size and balance wherever it is focused, the solid and durable construction an indication of a no compromise approach to optimising image quality for high resolution sensors in use today.

The lens is available either included in a kit with a Nikon D70, or separately for users of all Nikon D series cameras that share the DX Format sensor standard established with the Nikon D1 camera in 1999.

Pricing and availability of the lens (and the D70 kit that includes it) will be published at a later date.




   Announcement specifications Nikon D70
   Nikon introduces new Speedlight SB-600
   Nikon announces Picture Project software
   Next  New EF28-300 f/3.5–5.6L IS USM lens from Canon
   Previous  Lexar Media announces 2GB JumpDrive 2.0 Pro
   News by brand:Nikon
   News by category:Lens
   News by brand and category:Nikon Lens


LetsGoDigital digital camera magazine
Latest Nikon announcements
Nikon School online photography & video classes
Nikon D3400
Nikon telephoto lenses with AF-P stepping motor
Nikon Coolpix W100
Nikon interchangeable lenses
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED lens
Nikon Monarch Fieldscopes
Nikon Monarch binoculars
Nikon DL24-500 f/2.8-5.6 Premium compact camera
Nikon DL24-85 f/1.8-2.8 Premium camera
Nikon DL18-50 f/1.8-2.8 Premium camera
Nikon DL24-500 digital camera
Nikon DL24-85 digital camera
Nikon DL18-50 digital camera
Nikon DL cameras
 
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Nokia 216 mobile phone
SanDisk 256GB waterproof microSD memory cards
Fujifilm Frontier DE100 inkjet printer
Nikon KeyMission Action Cameras
Nikon School online photography & video classes
Sony BRAVIA 4K HDR TV series
Rollei ePano Selfie accessory
Olympus FL-900R flash
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-100mm lens
SanDisk 1 Terabyte SDXC memory card
Polaroid Snap Touch instant digital cameras
Photokina 2016 Golden Pin for Leica chairman
YI M1 Bluetooth mirrorless camera
Photokina 2016: Sigma D-SLR lenses
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 25mm lens
   
CanonCasioFujifilmNikonOlympusHTCSamsungSonyPanasonicNokia
  Accessories Android Apps Camcorders Digital cameras Mobile phones Smartphones Software Tablets   CES CeBIT Gadgets IFA Photokina PMA