A much-loved portrait lens - Nikon AF-S 85mm f1.4G
The Nikon AF-S 85mm f1.4G is a worthy upgrade to one of Nikon's most beloved and popular lenses, used by many portrait loving photographers worldwide. The 85mm is ideal for capturing model shots for a number of reasons. It captures a natural, flattering perspective of your subjects and it offers enough magnification for you to engage, yet not intimidate your models. Perfect for beautiful portraiture.
Sharp foregrounds & blurry, beautiful backgrounds
Bokeh produced by the Nikon 85mm f1.4G is soft and natural in appearance thanks to a nine-blade diaphragm and with such a large maximum aperture it is very easy to blur the backgrounds of your photos. This classic appearance of sharp and focused foregrounds and dreamy blurred backgrounds will no doubt add a level of class to your photography.
As well as creating large depths of field, to f1.4 aperture rating leads to this lens being great in available light conditions. Letting in much more light than a slower lens, the 85mm allows you to leave your tripod and flash home - great for natural looking photos in all lighting conditions.
The right tool for the job - Fast, quiet and an excellent performer
Edge to edge sharpness is a given when using this Nikon AF-S 85mm f1.4G lens, a brilliant piece of optical construction. Nano crystal and super integrated coatings are included to reduce any imperfections that can sometimes deter from otherwise beautiful images, while also producing accurate colours and well balanced contrast. To ensure focus is always accurate Nikon have added their excellent Silent Wave focus motor. This speedy motor will always lock onto your subject with minimal effort and as an obvious advantage for anyone using the lens to film video, it is smooth and quiet enough to not ruin your motion pictures.
Compatible with both Nikon FX and DX format cameras, the 85mm f1.4G will do what is expected from any good lens, provide you with a tool to capture breathtaking images that you will treasure for life.