have announced the introduction of a new lens, the AF Zoom-Nikkor 28-100mm f/3.5-5.6G.
This new lens was developed as a standard zoom lens offering enhanced telephoto
capabilities. The lens affords a greater degree of operational simplicity for
Nikon users -- even first-time SLR users who want to be able to easily take high-quality
The AF Zoom-Nikkor 28-100mm f/3.5-5.6G is a compact, lightweight
standard zoom lens featuring Nikons world-class optics, one aspherical lens
element, high-grade Nikon Super Integrated Coating, and a rounded diaphragm opening
that makes out-of-focus objects appear more natural.
This G-type Nikkor
lens is designed with no aperture rings, and offers easier, virtually mistake-free
operation because the aperture does not need to be set to minimum.
Note: G-type Nikkor
lens is fully compatible with the F5, F100, F80, F65, F55, D1-series and D100
AF Zoom-Nikkor 28-100mm f/3.5-5.6G Major Features
G-type high-power zoom lens (no aperture ring); 42-150mm equivalent with D1-series
and D100 digital SLR
aspherical lens element minimizes distortion, especially at the periphery area,
for superior optical performance
rounded diaphragm opening (7 blades) makes out-of-focus elements appear more natural
Super Integrated Coating offers superior color reproduction, while minimizing
ghost and flare
information is transmitted to the camera body for precise exposure control
and 245g light
Zoom-Nikkor 28-100mm f/3.5-5.6G Specifications
elements in 6 groups
-2420 (53-16 with D1-series and D100 digital SLR)
to f/22 (at 28mm)
68mm dia. x 80mm (2.7 in. dia x 3.1 in.)
245g (8.6 oz.)
Specifications and equipment are subject to change without any notice or obligation
on the part of the manufacturer.