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Nikon AF-S DX Micro Nikkor 40 mm f/2.8G Lens

This large aperture macro lens is designed for use with Nikon DX DSLR camera bodies with an APS-C crop sensor. It allows you to take extreme close-up shots and achieve life-size 1:1 reproduction with beautiful blur effects that can only be achieved with a macro lens.

It is equipped with a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for very quiet AF (autofocus) and two focus modes: M/A (autofocus with manual override) and M (manual). Its compact size and light weight make it a very portable lens.

Focal length 40mm
Maximum aperture f/2.8
Minimum aperture f/22
Lens construction 9 elements in 7 groups
Angle of view 38°50'
Minimum focus distance 0.163 m/0.53 ft (from focal plane)
Maximum reproduction ratio 1x
No. of diaphragm blades 7 (rounded)
Filter-attachment size 52 mm
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount) Approximately 6.85 x 6.45 cm
Weight Approximately 0.235kg

* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice

  • Nikon AF-S DX Micro Nikkor 40mm f/2.8G Lens
  • 52 mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-52
  • Rear Lens Cap LF-4
  • Bayonet Hood HB-61
  • Flexible Lens Pouch CL-0915
  • Instruction Manual

Manufacturer Warranty


This product comes with a

24* month Australian warranty

from Nikon Australia

*Available with free registration at

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* Dispatch timeframes are indications only and may vary for multiple quantities. Timeframes are updated regularly during normal business hours.