Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF is an Auto Focus (AF) Standard Zoom
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Nikon F (FX) mount cameras.
Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF is compatible with cameras that have Nikon F (FX)
lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras with Nikon F (FX) lens mount are
Max sensor coverage of Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF is 35mm FF
Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF has a focal range of 24-85mm and 3.5X zoom ratio. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 36 - 127.5mm.
Optical Image Stabilization
Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF doesn't have an optical image stabilization system so the only option to stabilize the image taken with this lens is to mount on a camera body with IBIS (sensor based In-body image stabilization).
Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF is available in Black color.
Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF features Rotary (extending)
zoom method where the length of the lens changes as you zoom in or out. This makes it possible to design the lens with a smaller minimum length ( generally when it is zoomed out) compared to internal zoom lenses. The disadvantages of this design are being harder to seal against dust and moisture, weight balance shifting while zooming and zoom creep in certain lenses.
Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF is a variable aperture lens with a max aperture of f2.8 and a minimum aperture of f22 at 24mm, and a max aperture of f4 and minimum aperture of f22 at 85mm .
Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF's optical formula consists of 15 elements in 11 groups.