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 photography—achieve great results with nearly any subject.
Silent Wave Motor
AF-S NIKKOR lenses feature Nikon’s 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.
Mount Type Nikon F-Bayonet
Focal Length 60mm
Maximum Aperture f/2.8
Minimum Aperture f/32
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format) 26°30'
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format) 39°40'
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1.0x
Lens Elements 12
Lens Groups 9
Compatible Format(s) FX
FX in DX Crop Mode
Diaphragm Blades 9
Distance Information Yes
Nano Crystal Coat Yes
ED Glass Elements 1
Aspherical Elements 2
Super Integrated Coating Yes
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor) Yes
Internal Focusing Yes
Minimum Focus Distance 0.60 ft. (0.185m)
Focus Mode Auto
Filter Size 62mm
Accepts Filter Type Screw-on
Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.9 (73) x 3.5 in. ( x 89 mm)
Approx. Weight 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