Nikkor AF-S 60mm f/2.8 G ED MICRO Prime Lens
Nikkor AF-S 60mm f/2.8 G ED MICRO prime lens encompasses an excellent focal length to work as a portrait lens apart from its obvious abilities as a micro lens where it offers life size reproduction (1:1). SWM (Silent Wave Motor) ensures that the lens is quiet during focusing and M/A (Full time Manual focusing) allows precise focusing control by manual focus override. Additionally the presence of Nano Crystal coating" ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) and AS (Aspherical Elements) ensures that spherical and chromatic aberrations are suppressed.
Versatile standard macro lens with advanced technologies.
The AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED combines legendary Micro NIKKOR optics and advanced Nikon lens technologies for stunningly sharp close-up and macro images up to life-size (1:1 reproduction ratio). It produces beautiful bokeh (background blur) at its wider aperture settings" and with its wide focusing range" the AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED is not limited to extreme close-up photographyachieve great results with nearly any subject.
Amazing macro shooting
Crisp sharpness from life-size (1:1) to infinity
Discover a world of extreme clarity and unseen detail with close-up shooting only achievable with a macro lens. The AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED is a compact" versatile macro lens capable of producing stunning sharpness with beautiful bokeh (background blur) in a wide range of focus distances from infinity to life-size (1:1).
Detailed portraits and more
Fast f/2.8 aperture and versatile focal length
Thanks to a broad focusing range and a wide f/2.8 maximum aperture" the AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED can be used for more than just close-up shooting. Create truly spectacular portraits and more with exquisite levels of detail. Nikons exclusive Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables ultra-fast" ultra-quiet autofocusing performance with seamless manual focus override for increased versatility.
Silent Wave Motor
AF-S NIKKOR lenses feature Nikons Silent Wave Motor" which represents a significant advance in AF lens technology.
Nano Crystal Coat
An anti-reflective coating developed by Nikon that virtually eliminates internal lens element reflections across a wide range of wavelengths.
ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass
An optical glass developed by Nikon that is used with normal optical glass in telephoto lenses to obtain optimum correction of chromatic aberrations.
AS stands for Aspherical lens elements. This type of lens utilizes non-spherical surfaces on either one or both sides of the glass in order to eliminate certain types of lens aberration.
Select NIKKOR lenses have a focusing mode which allows switching from automatic to manual focusing with virtually no lag time by simply turning the focusing ring on the lens.
A NIKKOR lens in which only the internal lens group shifts during focusing. These lenses will be designated with the abbreviation IF on the lens barrel.
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format)
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format)
Maximum Reproduction Ratio
FX in DX Crop Mode
Nano Crystal Coat
ED Glass Elements
Super Integrated Coating
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)
Minimum Focus Distance
0.60 ft. (0.185m)
Accepts Filter Type
Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length)
2.9 (73) x 3.5 in. ( x 89 mm)
15 oz. (425 g)
LC-62 62mm Snap-on front lens cap
LF-1 rear lens cap
HB-42 Bayonet hood
CL-1018 Flexible lens pouch