NIKKOR With 14-30mm f / 4 is a wide angle zoom lens. The glass is designed for full-frame mirrorless manufacturer. What opportunities will the lens provide?
Nikon Z6 and Z7, ie full-frame mirrorless cameras, gain a new lens created for the Z mount system. The glass has a high quality of pictures taken at a wide angle, and the pictures, according to the producer, will be free of distortion and be sharp on the entire frame.
Wide angle with a flat lens
NIKKOR With 14-30mm f / 4S is the world's first ultra-wide full-frame lens with a flat front element . This unique design allows for mounting 82 mm filters without the use of bulky handles. As a result, the photographer has better control and greater freedom when photographing landscapes, urban scenes, architecture, interiors as well as during filming.The compact design, lens retraction mechanism and accurate protection against weather conditions make the lens perfect for travel. The new NIKKOR Z optical system and the fast communication between the lens and the camera allow minimizing the distortion commonly found in wide-angle photography.
NIKKOR WITH 14-30mm f / 4 – lens properties
This is the world's first ultra-wide-angle full frame lens that allows mounting 82 mm filters without the use of bulky handles . Thanks to Nikon's large mounting diameter, this lens transmits more light on the whole surface of the cage. The glass has also been equipped with an anti-glare nanocrystalline coating and a silent rapid AF system, which will be especially useful during filming.The customizable control ring can be used to manually focus (default), control the iris (making it easier to achieve effects during filming) or compensate for the exposure. The lens also offers noiseless aperture adjustment, and reduced focus shift during zooming. In turn, the lens retraction mechanism makes it take up little space when it is not in use. The exact sealing protects the lens from dust and moisture.
Nikon Nikkor With 14-30 mm f / 4 – when in stores, price
The Nikon wide-angle lens will go on sale this spring. The price suggested by the producer will oscillate around $ 1299 . Will glass be worth the price? We'll find out soon enough.