Ultra wide-angle 2.4x zoom lens with 109° to 61° field of view, equivalent to 15-36mm in 35mm format. Designed for use with DX-format digital SLRs, the high quality optical design boasts three aspherical and two ED glass elements to deliver images with outstanding resolution, contrast and minimized distortion. Ideal for capturing landscapes, images with exaggerated perspectives and for shooting in tight spaces, it features Nikon’s exclusive Silent Wave Motor for smooth, quiet autofocus with all Nikon DX-format cameras.
2.4x zoom lens with 10 to 24mm focal range (35mm equivalent: 15-36mm).
Extreme wide-angle coverage lets you capture sweeping panoramas and images with an exaggerated perspective.
Exceptional optical performance designed specifically for use with Nikon DX format digital SLR sensors.
ED (Extra low Dispersion) glass and aspherical lens elements ensure high resolution and superior contrast.
SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for fast, whisper-quiet autofocus.
IF (Internal Focusing) design for fixed lens length and non-rotating front element; allows use of polarizing filters and lens-mounted flash accessories.
Snap-on front lens cap, rear lens cap, bayonet lens hood and lens pouch included.
14 elements in 9 groups (with two ED glass and three aspherical lens elements)
Angle of view
Minimum focus distance
0.24 m/0.8 ft. in AF mode, 0.22 m/0.7 ft. in MF mode
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
Filter attachment size
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)
Approximately 82.5 x 87 mm/3.25 x 3.43 in.
Approximately 460 g/16.2 oz.
77mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-77, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-23, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1118