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Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-85mm F/3.5-5.6G ED VR Lens

  • Two ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass Elements

  • Three Aspherical Lens Elements

  • Internal Focus (IF)

  • Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC)

  • Vibration Reduction II (VR)

SKU: 5691

Availability: Ships within 24 Hours




Treat yourself to the convenient and versatile Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR lens. Ideal for Nikon DX-format cameras.  With a wide angle 24-127.5mm (35mm equivalent) focal length you can capture a broad range of beautiful images. From sprawling landscapes to cozy portraits. Take it with you on your travels. The compact body paired with incredible Nikon optics will ensure you get the perfect shots. Whether it be ancient architecture or a night out embracing the local culture. Nikon's improved Vibration Reduction ll image stabilization keeps your photos sharp and your videos steady. VR ll also lets you shoot handheld at up to 4 shutter speeds slower than normally possible, even in low light. Get in as close as 1.3 feet from your subject no matter which level of zoom you're using. This is a great lens for your HD videos too. The Silent Wave Motor gives you fast, quiet autofocus. 

A great all-around lens with VR II and remarkably wide coverage.

The most balanced and versatile standard zoom lens for passionate DX-format D-SLR shooters, the AF-S NIKKOR 16–85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR offers a 5.3x zoom range. Incredible sharpness, a compact body and Nikon VR II (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization ensure steadier stills and HD videos and more shooting opportunities—from everyday portraits to travel, landscape and architecture.

True versatility and stellar performance

The highly versatile AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR delivers incredible optical performance in any setting. Its compact 5.3x wide-angle to medium telephoto zoom is ideal for a broad range of still and HD video shooting situations, from interiors and portraits to breathtaking landscapes. Focus as close as 1.3-feet from your subject throughout the entire zoom range, and discover how far your creativity will take you.

Superior stills and HD videos

Nikon VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization provides 3.5 stops* of blur free handheld shooting, assuring dramatically sharper still images and HD video capture. Two Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass elements offer superior sharpness and color correction by effectively minimizing chromatic aberration. And the AF-S DX NIKKOR 16–85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR’s three Aspherical Lens Elements (AS) virtually eliminate coma and other types of lens distortion.

Nikon Vibration Reduction

Learn more about Nikon’s in-lens VR image stabilization which assures dramatically sharper still images and video capture when shooting handheld.

Vibration Reduction Silent Wave Motor ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass AS M/A IF Lens

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 5691
Warehouse Location 29C
Color Black
UPC/EAN 0018208021789
Manufacturer Part Number 2178
Condition New
Camera Technology Digital
Focal Length Zoom
Focus Type Auto & Manual
Lens Type Image Stabilization, Standard Zoom
Manufacturer Nikon
Maximum Aperture f/3.5
Mount Type Nikon F - AF
What's in the Box
  • LC-67 67mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap
  • LF-1 Rear Lens Cap
  • HB-39 Bayonet Hood
  • CL-1015 Flexible Lens Pouch