Jay Vannatter (Government Vice President, Nikon Inc) stated about an Extremely-wide lens whereas saying that the Nikkor Z 14-30mm lens demonstrates the optical superiority of the Z system, benefiting from the most recent high-performance lens applied sciences whereas maximizing compactness and portability.
The brand new Extremely-wide 14-30mm f/Four lens is simply 89mm (3.5-inches) when retracted. The load of the lens is 485g (1.07Ibs). This makes it roughly 28% lighter and 32% shorter than Nikon’s personal AF-S 16-35mm f/4G ED VR wide-angle zoom lens designed for its DSLR vary. There are 4 Additional-Low Dispersion (ED) parts and 4 aspherical parts that supply unparalleled management of distortion and chromatic aberration.
This highly effective Extremely-wide 14-30mm f/Four lens makes use of Nikon’s anti-reflective Nano Crystal Coat. This coating successfully reduces ghosting and flare. Therefore it delivers clearer pictures that keep good distinction in difficult lighting conditions. The lens options an 82mm filter thread. Due to this fact you possibly can connect a spread of filters in your lens. The brand new Extremely-wide 14-30mm f/4 lens additionally makes use of Nikon’s newest Stepping Motor (STM) expertise for clean, quick and quiet AF efficiency.
Just like Nikon’s Z lenses, the ultra-wide 14-30mm f/Four features a customizable management ring. This ring might be assigned to publicity compensation, guide focusing, or aperture controlling relying on private choice or the capturing state of affairs, sustaining totally different customized settings when in picture and video mode.
Nikon’s highly effective Extremely-wide 14-30mm f/Four lens is mud and ‘drip’-resistant and incorporates a fluorine coating on the entrance factor that successfully repels mud, water droplets, grease, and filth.
This lens can be out there in March/Might month. It’s going to price round $1,300.