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Affordable f/2.8 wide-angle prime lens with manual aperture control.

The compact AF NIKKOR 28mm f/2.8D lets you get as close as 0.85-ft from your subject and still achieve a natural wide-angle perspective. Its aperture control ring enables smooth adjustments during Live View shooting. Well suited for nearly any wide-angle subject matter from travel to candids and portraits, the AF NIKKOR 28mm f/2.8D is an affordable, versatile addition to any camera bag.
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Broad, natural perspective

Big coverage in a compact design

The AF NIKKOR 28mm f/2.8D combines superb wide-angle capability with an exceptionally lightweight (only 7.4 oz) compact design. Whether you’re traveling across the world or across the street, you’ll love the convenience and versatility of the AF NIKKOR 28mm f/2.8D.

Remarkable versatility and value

Nikon quality at a great price

Despite its affordable price tag, the AF NIKKOR 28mm f/2.8D boasts outstanding NIKKOR optics and performance. Its versatility and compact size make it a great addition to any camera bag, and its reliable performance will broaden your shooting opportunities.
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AF Nikkor 28mm f/2.8D 4.4 5 11 11
Excellent Lens Purchased this lens and it arrived a couple of days ago. Just did a lens test this morning with a target and I am very impressed. A touch soft around the edges at 2.8 but this is still a usable f/stop. Clears up nicely by 5.6. f/22 not a hot f/stop but f/16 is very nice. Overall I feel this is a great lens for the price - no complaints. November 3, 2013
A must have in your bag Amazing wide angle lens, with tremenderous features. Amazing clarity, sharp, flexible. Good fit for any type of bag (pro, semi pro, novice, beginner) Great for weddings and landscapes, depends on your ability for scenid shots. Friendly. Easy to carry. A must keep. May 24, 2011
Excellent semi wide-angle for DX Just picked this lens up second-hand and it's wonderful! Sharp images and a great field of view compared to my 50 1.4. I would love to eventually step up to a 24 1.4 to still have the super shallow DoF, but this is killer in the meantime! Highly recommended! March 28, 2011
perfect wide at the price is middle, not too cheap also to expensive. sharp and still can get DOF. at the first time I feel a bit regret because my plan was want to buy 35mm but they don't have it. then they over me this lens, I thought its not too wide like 24mm, and not enough DOF like 35mm, when I try it, sharpness of picture amaze me, still can get DOF, also have a nice distortion when I try close up, fast enough on f/2.8 February 8, 2011
Great wide angle lens This lens is a real performer for the money. Great for Landscapes and Wide Field Astrophotography. December 8, 2010
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is it good for group of people portrait?

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Depending on your situations. 28mm is not very far and you need to get walk closer to things. I recommend the 50mm F1.8 because it's cheaper and opens wider.
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does it support D60?

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Nikon offers two types of autofocus digital camera bodies: those with a built-in focus drive motor and those which require a lens to have a motor. Cameras such as the D60 do not have a focus motor in it so they require the lens to have the focusing motor – an “AF-S” lens. While these bodies can use a lens with no focus motor (an “AF” lens) you would have to manually turn the focus ring to bring the subject in to sharp focus.
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will this mount on a D7000?

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Yes it will.
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is this compatible with the D40?

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This lens will NOT auto focus with the D40. The D40 requires AF-S lenses for auto focus.
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Will this lens support Nikon D3100

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Nikon offers two types of autofocus digital camera bodies: those with a built-in focus drive motor and those which require a lens to have a motor. Cameras such as the D3100 do not have a focus motor in it so they require the lens to have the focusing motor – an “AF-S” lens. While these bodies can use a lens with no focus motor (an “AF” lens) you would have to manually turn the focus ring to bring the subject in to sharp focus.
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Can this be used with a Nikon D3000?

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No Auto Focus function with D3000.
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Can I use this lens with my D80?

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since this lens has an auto focus can it be use with the d3000

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No it will not auto focus, your camera requires lenses with an AF-S designation.
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Will this work on an f100?

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Is this compatible with old nikon fg

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Yes, but obviously no autofocus. The 28mm f/2.8 AI-S would be a great alternative.
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