Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G ED-IF is an Auto Focus (AF) Standard Zoom
lens with APS-C / DX max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Nikon F (DX) mount cameras.
Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G ED-IF is compatible with cameras that have Nikon F (DX)
lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras with Nikon F (DX) lens mount are Nikon D3500
, Nikon D7500
and Nikon D5600
Max sensor coverage of Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G ED-IF is APS-C / DX
Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G ED-IF has a focal range of 17-55mm and 3.2X zoom ratio.
Optical Image Stabilization
Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G ED-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 17-55mm f2.8G ED-IF is available in Black color.
Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G ED-IF features Rotary (internal)
zoom method where the length of the lens doesn't change while you are zooming in or out. Even though this design has a size disadvantage in general compare to extending designs, it has the benefits of better sealing against dust and moisture, no zoom creep and no weight balance shift while zooming.
Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G ED-IF is a fixed aperture lens with a constant max aperture of f2.8 from 17mm all the way to the 55mm .
Nikon 17-55mm f2.8G ED-IF's optical formula consists of 14 elements in 10 groups. Following special elements are used in this design:
- 3x ED glass elements
- 3x aspherical lens elements