Glamorous Glass – Introducing Nikon’s New 105mm f1.4
Nikon has introduced a new exotic lens along with the landmark achievement of having produced 100 million Nikkor lenses worldwide.
The AF-S NIKKOR 105mm f/1.4E ED is a fast, full-frame (FX-format), medium-telephoto prime lens and is the world’s first Nikkor to strike the impeccable balance of 105mm focal length and large f/1.4 aperture for a truly outstanding optic. This new NIKKOR lens is ideal for professional and advanced enthusiast photographers, especially those capturing portraiture, from in-studio fashion to a golden hour engagement session on the beach.“
“This new lens represents the embodiment of the NIKKOR line of high-quality lenses, giving photographers a robust, well-balanced lens that provides intense sharpness, astounding image quality and background bokeh that is sure to be a favorite among portrait photographers,” said Kosuke Kawaura, Director of Marketing and Planning, Nikon Inc.
According to Nikon the lens will be available in late August for a retail price of $2199.99
Along with this new lens announcement Nikon is celebrating a momentous NIKKOR production milestone. The total production of NIKKOR lenses for Nikon interchangeable lens cameras reached the landmark 100 million in mid-July 2016.
“Surpassing the 100 million lenses produced milestone is a great honor and a testament to the photographers who both love and rely on NIKKOR glass to get the job done,” said Kosuke Kawaura, Director of Marketing and Planning, Nikon Inc.