Nikon 50mm f/1.8 G AF-S
Goes on sale in June 2011.
Comes with bayonet Hood HB-47.
Rating: Ed: -, User: - (normalized, 0=useless, 50=average, 100=excellent).
Mount: Nikon F.
Aperture range: f/1.8 to f/16.
Close focus distance (CFD): 45 cm / 1.48 ft (from sensor plane).
CFD magnification: 1:6.7 / 0.15X.
Focus: AF (built-in, ring-type).
Filter diameter: 58 mm.
L x D, W: 53 x 72 mm, 187 g.
IR: Poor IR performance.
Approximate street price: USD 220 (new, w/o tax).
Nikon is a multinational corporation headquartered in Tokyo, Japan specializing in optics and imaging. Its products include cameras, lenses, flash units, scanners, binoculars, microscopes, measurement instruments, and steppers (used in semiconductor fabrication). The company was founded in 1917 as Nippon Kōgaku Kōgyō Kabushikigaisha (Japan Optical Industries Corporation), and renamed Nikon Corporation, after its cameras, in 1988. Nikon Corporation is one of the companies of the Mitsubishi Group.