Nikon Patent for AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8 VR Lens

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

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Patent Details are below (Translated by google)

  • Patent Publication No. 2015-152812
    • Published 2015.8.24
    • Filing date 2014.2.17
  • Example
    • 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)

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