Nikon's AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm F2.8G IF-ED VR is a medium telephoto lens for Nikon's full-frame Cameras as well as the DX format DSLRs. The lens is offering a maximum reproduction ratio of 1:1 and with the fast aperture of F2.8 you can shoot beautiful portraiture as well as close-up, details and more. Nikon proudly presents this lens as the world's first macro-lens with built-in Vibration Reduction (VR) which makes it an amazing lens in wedding photography where every detail matters such as wedding rings, details of the wedding gown, beautiful close ups of bride getting ready, makeup, hair and more, Optical construction 14 elements in 12 groups, including an ED (extra low-dispersion) element and Nano Crystal Coating. An SWM focus motor offers fast and silent AF with full-time manual focusing and Vibration Reduction is on-hand to stabilize images shot without the aid of a tripod.
Stunning Sharpness thanks to Vibration Reduction (VR)
The AF-S Micro AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED’s long reach and built-in Vibration Reduction (VR) image stabilization bring new possiblities of handheld macro shooting. The lens delivers crisp yet natural images in any genre of photography. The longer focal length offers ample working distance when shooting close-ups of flowers, insects and other small wildlife. It’s medium-telephoto angle-of-view even creates beautiful portraits. Nikon VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization provides 3.0 stops* of blur free handheld shooting, assuring dramatically sharper still images and HD video capture.
Outstanding close-up performance
The AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED’s remarkable performance is the result of Micro NIKKOR’s rich legacy in the field of close-up photoraphy combined with innovative Nikon lens technologies. From its superior VR image stabilization system to its ultra-fast, ultra-quiet Silent Wave Motor (SWM), the AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED is an advanced lens the empowers the full potential of advanced D-SLRs.
....And always good for time pass when waiting for bridal party to arrive
...Or at the studio
And its about getting close and telling a story ....