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Nikon AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm F/2.8G

  • DX-Format Close-Up Lens

  • Lightweight (9.90Z/280g)

  • Images from infinity to Life-Size (1X)

  • Natural Background Blur (Bokeh)

  • Superior Close Range Focusing

  • Quiet Autofocus

  • Quick Switching from AF-MF

  • Reduced Lens Flare and Ghosting

SKU: 15616

Availability: Ships within 24 Hours




For beautifully flattering portraits, enticing photos of food or the most minuscule details of your subjects, look no further than the AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G. A great compact lens for a wide variety of shooting and filming situations ideal for taking sharp photos with high resolution. Capture sweeping landscapes to busy city streets. Achieve stunning macro style shots with continuous autofocus to 6.4 inches and a 'life size' 1X magnification. Enjoy the surreal background blur that the 2.8 aperture helps you to create and bring a little mystery to your photos. Incredibly light weight and equipped with Nikon's Silent Wave Motor for quiet autofocus, this is a lens you can comfortably keep on you wherever you shoot.

Compact and lightweight DX-format close-up lens

Small enough to be carried everywhere, this standard focal length DX-format Micro-NIKKOR lens provides high resolution and contrast from infinity to life-size (1X). The AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G is for taking high quality stills and HD D-Movies and is ideal for shooting general close-ups, delicate flowers, detailed collectables, copy photography, portraits, landscapes and more.
Nikon Close-Range Correction system icon Nikon Silent-Wave Motor system icon Nikon Manual/Autofocus icon Nikon Super Integrated Coating icon
A close-up (macro) photo taken with AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G

Sharp images from infinity to life-size (1X)

This standard close-up lens captures the finest details at any distance, including details practically impossible to detect with the human eye (at 1X magnification). It's a great choice for enticing food photography or detailed product shots. And with its continuous autofocusing from infinity to 6.4 inches (life-size/1X), the AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G ensures sharpness and clarity in every composition.

Stunning portraits and landscapes, too!

The AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G is compact, lightweight and versatile enough for everyday photography, including flattering people shots and breathtaking landscapes, so you get brilliant results in most situations without switching lenses.
A portrait and landscape photo taken with AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G
A photo taken with AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G demonstrating selective focus/natural background blur (Bokeh)

Isolate Your Subjects

Natural Background Blur (Bokeh)

Wether you're shooting portraits, food or nature—indoors or outdoors—the AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G's rounded 7-blade diaphragm renders a beautiful, natural background blur (Bokeh) at its wider aperture settings. Selective focus helps to isolate the subject, creating out of focus backgrounds.

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 15616
Warehouse Location 29E
Color No
UPC/EAN 0018208022007
Manufacturer Part Number 2200
Condition New
Camera Technology Digital
Focal Length Fixed/Prime
Focus Type Auto & Manual
Lens Type Macro/Close Up
Manufacturer Nikon
Maximum Aperture f/2.8
Mount Type Nikon F
What's in the Box
  • LC-52 52mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap
  • LF-4 Rear Lens Cap
  • HB-61 Bayonet Hood
  • CL-0915 Flexible Lens Pouch