The NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S and the NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 are the primary two macro lenses for Nikon’s full-frame Z-series cameras.
Accessible from the twenty fourth June 2021, the NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S will value £999.00 and the NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 is priced at £649.00 within the UK.
Nikon UK Press Launch
London, United Kingdom, 2nd June 2021: In the present day, Nikon introduces the primary two macro lenses to affix the Nikon Z household. The impressively light-weight NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S is an expert S-line macro lens able to stunningly lifelike depth and element. The NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 is a compact, light-weight, and versatile lens that’s preferrred for beginning macro photographers who wish to shoot vibrant close-ups.
With its 1:1 replica ratio, flawless focusing, and very good rendering skills, the skilled NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S is a grasp of the life-size shot. Optimised for macro capturing in stills or video, its medium-telephoto angle of view additionally makes it a shocking lens for detailed portraiture: sharpness and distinction are unimaginable, and so is bokeh. Management is exact and versatile, and photographers can reverse the main focus path of this lens, which is a bonus when working in a combined manufacturing surroundings.
The brand new NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 is a superb transportable lens able to bringing out the wonder in even probably the most peculiar topics. From attractive meals images to high photographs of flowers, photographers can seize super-sharp life-size (1:1) macro pictures and putting close-ups of small topics and particulars with ease. Focus is quick and sharp, even when the entrance of this macro lens is simply 5.6 cm away from a topic! Customers also can benefit from the basic 50 mm focal size and pure perspective to shoot something from portraits to road scenes.
Rob Harmon, Senior Industrial Lead, Nikon Northern Europe, says: “The long-awaited 105 mm macro lens brings astonishingly lovely macro efficiency to the Z system, and is an ideal selection for each professionals and macro fans. Its smaller and extra reasonably priced sibling has lots to supply too: the brand new 50 mm macro lens is good if you wish to begin capturing true macro pictures. And when you merely need a versatile 50 mm lens that may also allow you to seize unimaginable close-ups, then that is it.”
Donna Crous, meals photographer and Nikon Europe Ambassador says: “I used to be lucky sufficient to get to work with the brand new NIKKOR Z 105mm macro lens while capturing the Create Your Mild marketing campaign with Nikon. I used to be utterly blown away by its efficiency, notably in decrease mild. Positively a staple lens for any meals photographer who values shallow depth of subject, focusing velocity, and delightful bokeh—as a result of all of us love these lovely bokeh balls!”
Abstract of key options: NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S
Skilled f/2.8 mid-telephoto macro lens: S-Line next-dimension optical design. Easy, silent multi-focusing system.
Lifelike pictures with outstanding depth: the broad Z mount and glued f/2.8 rounded 9-blade aperture allow completely rounded, natural-looking bokeh.
Quick, flawless focusing: sharpness is excellent from close-up to infinity. Color fringing is dramatically diminished, permitting the AF system to seek out focus with unimaginable velocity and accuracy.
Fantastically clear: Nikon’s anti-reflective ARNEO and Nano Crystal coatings fight ghosting and flare. In-lens Vibration Discount (VR) combines with in-camera VR for regular handheld photographs even in low mild.
Shut-up precision: the minimal focus distance is simply 0.29 m and the AF focus limiter permits fast acquisition of topics from 0.29–0.50 m. In MF, you’ll be able to alter the main focus throw to match your most well-liked approach of working.
Macro video: profit from quiet AF and easy, steady aperture management. Focus respiration is all however eradicated so you’ll be able to shift focus with out affecting the shot’s angle of view.
Nikon versatility: you’ll be able to reverse the main focus path of this lens,1 and it accepts the identical 62 mm screw-on filters because the famend AF-S Micro-NIKKOR 105mm.
Constructed to work: the mount and all shifting components are sealed to maintain mud and moisture out. Nikon’s fluorine coating repels water, mud, and filth.2
Abstract of key options: NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8
Superior macro photographs: markings on the lens barrel clearly point out whether or not capturing at a 1:4, 1:2, or 1:1 (life-size) magnification ratio.
Good on a regular basis photographs: benefit from the basic 50 mm focal size and pure perspective to shoot something from portraits to road scenes.
Tack-sharp up shut: a minimal focus distance of simply 0.16 m permits sharp focus even when the entrance of this macro lens is simply 5.6 cm away from a topic! In-camera VR retains photographs regular.
Convey out your topic: superior optics and the f/2.8 rounded 9-blade aperture allow lovely bokeh.
Focus restrict change: the AF focus restrict change lets the lens focus extra shortly on topics inside a 0.16–0.30 m vary.
Compact and light-weight: this lens is simple to deal with and balances fantastically on each Z collection full-frame and DX-format cameras.
75 mm in DX crop: when used on a Z collection DX mirrorless digital camera, this lens presents a 75 mm angle of view. Nice for portraits or tighter crops of small topics when capturing macro.
Exact, simple management: management aperture, ISO, and extra through the silent management ring. Immediately change between handbook and autofocus through the lens.
Protecting coating: Nikon’s fluorine coating protects the entrance of the lens and makes it simple to wipe the floor clear. Excellent in case your artistic playground is exterior.
NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S – £999.00 UK | €1,149.00 ROI
NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 – £649.00 UK | €749.00 ROI
1 When used along with Nikon Z cameras launched in October 2020 or later.
2 The lens is just not assured to be dust- and drip-resistant in all conditions and beneath all circumstances.
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