Nikon 200mm f/4 af-d macro
Specifications – Nikon 200mm f/4 af-d macro
Focal length range: 200 mm
Aperture range: f/4 – f/32
Optical formula: 13 lens elements in 8 groups included 2 ED elements
Aperture blades: 9
Minimum focusing distance: 0.5 m ( 19.69 ‘)
Distance from front element: app. 26 cm (0.85 feet)
Weight: 1190 g ( 41.98 oz. )
Dimensions: App. 193 x 76 mm ( 7.6 x 2.99 “)
Aperture diaphragm blades:
Magnification: 1: 1
Filter thread: 62 mm (non-rotating)
Focus limiter: yes
Hood: Nikon NH 30 (not supplied)
The lens has a non-removable tripod collar.
To switch between manual focus and autofocus can be possible with a ring.
It won’t autofocus on the cheapest Nikon d3xxx and Nikon d5xxx cameras, because it lacks the in-built focus motor. You can use it in manual focus mode.
The af has a long range, for telephoto range usage compare to telephoto lenses, it is slow. It is more useful for macro for which it is designed for.
The price of the 200m macro is 1700 USD. It is not a cheap lens. The lens has minimal distortion, and very low CA.
-Very little if any distortion
-No visible chromatic aberration
-2 ED glass
-rock solid build
-Slow and noisy micromotor
-No Af with entry line cameras