Type Nikon Z mount
Format DX
Focal length 12 – 28 mm
Maximum aperture f/ 3.5 to 5.6
Minimum aperture f/ 16 to 25
Lens construction

12 elements in 11 groups (including 1 ED and 1 aspherical element)

Angle of view

DX format: 99° to 53°

Focusing system

Internal focusing system

Minimum focus distance (measured from focal plane)

0.19 m ( 0.62 ft) at all zoom positions

Maximum reproduction ratio 0.21 x
VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization Yes
Vibration reduction

Lens shift using voice coil motors (VCMs)

No. of diaphragm blades

7 ( rounded diaphragm opening )

Aperture range

12 mm zoom position: f/3.5 to 16
28 mm zoom position: f/5.6 to 25
* The value displayed at minimum aperture may vary with the exposure increment selected on the camera.

Filter-attachment size

67 mm (P = 0.75 mm)

Dimensions (maximum diameter × distance to end of lens from camera lens mount flange)

Approx. 72 mm x 63.5 mm (2.9 in. x 2.5 in.)


Approx. 205 g (7.3 oz)

Autofocus Yes
Internal focusing Yes
Focusing Auto, Manual
Supplied accessories

LC-67B Lens Cap (front cap), LF-N1 Lens Cap (rear cap)