Nikon has filed a patent in Japan. The new patent refers to a Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8 VR lens designed for Nikon DSLR cameras with full-frame image sensors.
The patent application details for the AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8 VR lens can be seen below. This looks like the VR version of the recently announced new 24mm f/1.8G ED lens with 28mm focal length.
The AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.8G ED is the latest addition to the exceptional system of NIKKOR f/1.8 primes, and provides enthusiast photographers with a fast wide-angle prime lens that’s both lightweight and affordable.
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8 VR Lens Patent
Patent Details are below (Translated by google)
- Patent Publication No. 2015-152812
- Published 2015.8.24
- Filing date 2014.2.17
- f 28.8
- FNO 1.86
- ω 37.48
- Ymax 21.6
- TL 124.35
- BF 38.55
- Nikon patents
- Rear focus
- Anti-vibration (1 part of the first group)