Ideal for travel, event, environmental and general photography in a wide variety of conditions, with superb optical formula and an ultra-fast f/1.4 maximum aperture.
Ideal portrait lens on DX-format cameras
An ideal portrait lens when used on a Nikon DX-format digital SLR, approximating the angle of view similar to that of a 75mm lens on a Nikon FX-format digital SLR or a 35mm film camera
Exclusive Nikon Silent Wave Motor (SWM)
Enables fast, accurate, and quiet autofocus
Rounded 9-blade diaphragm
Renders more natural appearance of out-of-focus image elements
Normal angle of view on FX-format cameras
Classic, normal angle of view when used on a Nikon FX-format digital SLR or 35mm film camera
Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC)
Enhances light transmission efficiency and offers superior color consistency and reduced flare
Close focusing to 1.5 feet
For extended versatility
Lots of people ignore these 50mm lenses as being the old standard lens for film, but they will be loosing out if the don’t try these optics, superbly sharp, well constructed and pretty much a good all-rounder.
The AF is not the fastest but image quality is bordering on excellent.