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Close Range Correction (CRC) system.

Versatile medium Telephoto lens for close-up and candid photography.

Close-up to approx 1.34 ft. (1:2 reproduction ratio).

Note: Available through special order only against confirmed and non-cancelable orders. Allow 60 to 120 days for delivery. Subject to limited availability.

Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8 4.9 5 15 15
Sharp and fast Very high details achieved. Very good results at all f stops. Very fast lens. Good price. Switching from manual to auto easy. April 15, 2011
Great for closeups With the auto stabilization and micro feature, this is my preferred lens for closeups of flowers, etc. April 14, 2011
Great Lens I have only had this lens for a very short time and have used it only a little so far; but I am very impressed with the quick focus, silent motor and sharpness of this lens. The vibration reduction is great for hand held shots April 14, 2011
Great glass!! They always say to get the best glass you can afford...well I did just that with this lens! I was in the market for a great portrait lens and something to take some macro shots. I had to decide which lens to get...well I got the 1 lens that can do both with super results! Great bokeh and VR is a wonderful bonus! April 14, 2011
What a beautiful lens. I've had the chance to shoot with this lens for a couple of years now. It was lent to me but I liked it so much I bought it. I use it to shoot Macro flowers and insects and I love the Bokeh this lens has. Most of my initial shots were hand held and this lens did not have VRII! In my opinion this lens or the VR version is a must have in your Nikkor arsenal. Here is a shot I took with this lens and even though it's an oldie it is sure a goldie! Orest April 14, 2011
Cleanist lens I've ever used My wife's a fine artist. Her monotypes work is very subtile abstract and up until the point when I purchased the 105mm Nikor lens, could not be photographed. We tried professional, studio photographers, Industrial Scanning equipment, contact prints all with very little success. However, the 105mm Nikor has the abilbity to capture the print's essessence and color EVERY time! Unbelieveable!!! I have several other Nikor lenses, but nothing else even comes close to the 105mm performance. April 14, 2011
Awesome lens Whether your taking close-up or portrait shots this lens does it all. Not too heavy, well balanced, easy to use. July 31, 2010
Multi-Purpose Micro I've been using some version of this lens for 30 years and admire its sharpness and contrast. This lens is always in my bag. Unlike many macro lenses, its bokeh is creamy smooth, making it great for pictorial and portrait work. Its images are razor sharp and smooth. If you can have only one medium tele-photo in your kit, this is the one to grab. July 30, 2010
Incredible lens! Having used this lens for micro work but also portrait and landscape (yep!), I can say this is one of the finest lenses ever made. The quality of the background, soft and creamy, when I have chosen a shallow depth of field and selective focus has drawn many compliments. The clarity of the subject that is in focus with its natural gradation to the parts that are out-of-focus cannot be duplicated with software! July 30, 2010
Great lens, market niche? Handheld macro? I doubt that this concept has much appeal for a working professional, but it does have an appeals to others. This lens produces great images with excellent bokeh. My standard is can it produce professional results? Definitely!! It might be too expensive for many amateurs. April 18, 2011
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Would an extension tube help the magnification of this lens?

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I use this lens with PK-13 extension rings and even a Nikon PB-6 bellows and D7000 body and it works beautifully.
I compose at f2.8, stop down to f16 to take the pic.
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Yes, the PN-11 extension ring will make it 1:1.
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Tubes will get you in closer but depending on what tubes you use you may lose some if not all metering a focus functions
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SB-21 flashlight and AS-14 controller. do they work with the D90 and/or D7000?? thank you in advance

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Work perfectly with my new D7000!!! Thanks!!!
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Nikon has SB-21A and SB-21B. The difference between them is the controller unit: The SB-21A has an AS-12 for use with the F3; the SB-21B has an AS-14 for use with cameras with ISO hot shoes.

The SB-21B which has an AS-14 controller is compatible with the D90 and D7000 with restrictions.
For more information please see page 236 of the D90 user manual, and page 278 of the D7000 user manual.

D90 PDF Manual:
http://support.nikonusa.com/app/ans...
D7000 PDF Manual:
http://support.nikonusa.com/app/ans...
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Is this lens compatible with the :0d 7100

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Although you show this lens, how do you acquire one?

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They still sell them new at B&H PHOTO online.They only have grey market.The USA market is sold out.
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Please click on the link below and go to Authorized Dealers in order to find one near you.
http://www.nikonusa.com/Nikon-Produ...
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Downloadable Instruction manual?

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I have this lens. It's performance is amazing however I would like to understand all it's features. Having bought it second hand I don't have an instruction manual.
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Please click on the link below to find the user's manual for your lens,
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Does this fit the D7000?

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Need user manual for Nikor 105mm f/2.8D AF micro lens

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I bought a used lens and need the user guide and cannot locate one online can you please tell me where I can download? Thanks. Debbie
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The AIS Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8 lens PDF manual can be downloaded from the link below.
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Is this lens compatible with d3100?

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Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8 will work with the D3100. Autofocus is not supported with other autofocus (AF) lenses. This lens does not have a built in Auto focus motor so to focus the lens with the camera, it will have to be manually focused. Please see page 167 of the User's Manual for the D3100 for technical notes on compatible lenses for the D3100 and their functions: http://www.nikonusa.com/pdf/manuals/kie88335f7869dfuejdl=-cww2/D3100_EN.pdf
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I have an old AF 105 m f2.8D micro-Nikkor lens. Does this lens work on Nikon D3200?

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It will work fine but manual focus only leave aperture ring set at f/32 and set with camera
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