Focal length 8-15 mm
Maximum aperture f/3.5 to 4.5
Minimum aperture f/22 to 29
Lens construction 15 elements in 13 groups (including 3 ED elements, 2 aspherical elements, and elements with Nano-Crystal or fluorine coatings)
Angle of view Nikon FX-format D-SLR cameras: 180° 00' to 175° 00'
Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras: 180° 00' to 110° 00'
Minimum focus distance 0.16 m (0.5 ft) from focal plane at all zoom positions
Maximum reproduction ratio 0.34x
No. of diaphragm blades 7 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Filter attachment size 29 x 27 mm filter slot for trimmable filter sheets at the rear of the lens
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount) Approx. 77.5 mm maximum diameter x 83.0 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)
Weight Approx. 485 g (1 lb 1.2 oz)
Supplied accessories LC-K102 Slip-on Front Lens Cap, LF-4 Rear Lens Cap, HB-80 Bayonet Hood, CL-1218 Lens Case