Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED is a Fixed aperture Manual Focus (MF) PC Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with Nikon F (FX) mount cameras.
Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED is compatible with cameras that have Nikon F (FX) lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Nikon F (FX) lenses are Nikon D6, Nikon D780 and Nikon D3500.
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
Size and weight is a very important decision factor when searching for your next lens. Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED has a maximum diameter of 84mm and total length of 112mm.
Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED has a filter thread of 77mm.
Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED has a fixed focal lenght of 45mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 67.5mm.
Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED is a weather sealed lens which provides an extra protection to prevent water and dust get inside the lens and camera body under light rain, snow and wind. In order to have an effective protection, you have to pair the Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED with a weather sealed camera body such as Nikon D6, Nikon D780 and Nikon D850.
Optical Image Stabilization
Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED 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).
Alternatively, you can check the Tamron 45mm F1.8 Di VC USD in Nikon F (FX) mount that have similar focal range but features Optical Image Stabilization.
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Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED has a max aperture of F2.8 and a minimum aperture of F32.0.
Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED's optical formula consists of 9 elements in 8 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- one ED glass element
- with Nano Crystal Coat
Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos. The model number of the hood is HB-43.
Nikon PC-E 45mm f2.8D ED is available in Black color.
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