Nikon Nikkor AF-S 17-35mm f/2.8D ED-IF

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 17-35mm f/2.8D ED-IF
17-35 mm
autofocus 2.1x zoom lens
f/2.8
fixed aperture
  • Nikon AF-S Built-in focus motor

reviewswhat are people saying

"Auto focus is accurate, even in low light."

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"It has solid construction, focuses quickly, and is sharp. I expect this lens to be around for quite some time."

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"Good sharp images, but at 17mm you get a lot of distortion."

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compatibilitywith digital cameras

Pros

The Nikon AF-S 17-35mm f/2.8D ED-IF vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Focus motor Silent focus motor Help
Silent and fast
Fixed aperture Fixed aperture Help
The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths
Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
17 mm

Cons

The Nikon AF-S 17-35mm f/2.8D ED-IF vs other Digital camera lenses

Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Max focal length Poor telephoto lens Help
35 mm

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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17 mm
Max focal length
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35 mm
below average below average
Zoom range
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2.1x
Magnification
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1:4.5 (0.2)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/2.8
Wide minimum
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f/22
Tele maximum
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f/2.8
Tele minimum
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f/22

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Nikon AF-S
Image stabilization
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None
Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Nikon FX
Length
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107 mm
Diameter
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84 mm
Filter size
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77 mm
Weight
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0.7 kg

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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93.3°
above average above average
Telephoto horizontal
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54.4°
Wide vertical
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70.4°
above average above average
Telephoto vertical
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37.8°
Wide diagonal
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103.7°
above average above average
Telephoto diagonal
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63.4°

Angle of view (On Nikon DX APS-C 1.5x crop cameras)

Wide horizontal
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69.5°
Telephoto horizontal
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37.3°
Wide vertical
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49.8°
Telephoto vertical
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25.4°
Wide diagonal
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79.7°
Telephoto diagonal
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44.2°

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Avatar for saul gonzalez saul gonzalez (4:02 AM, January 09, 2014)
i have a nikon crop censor camera and eventually i want to buy a full censor but right know want to buy a 17-35mm f2.8 but i hear is not recommended for my camera, should i buy it? or better a 17-55mm but some say well from 17-55mm same and save with a 18-105mm :/ what its your experience with crop and 17-35mm...