50mm f/2.8 R-UW AF Micro-Nikkor for Nikonos RS

£645.00

The item photographed may not be the actual model but is used for illustrative purposes only.

Boxed with included papers. Of the interchangeable lenses Nikon made for the Nikonos RS, the R-UW AF Micro-Nikkor 50mm f/2.8 was specially designed for close-ups underwater and allows you to keep moving closer to the subject triggering the shutter without any readjusting or measuring distance needed. This workhorse lens can focus down to 17cm which offers an image ratio of 1:1. Additionally, it is the only lens that can be used on land with the Nikonos RS to produce in-focus images. Perfect for classic close-up fish portraits, macro photography and general photography.

As is the case for the entire Nikonos range, this lens is considered to be a masterpiece of optical engineering.

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Description

Boxed with included papers. Of the interchangeable lenses Nikon made for the Nikonos RS, the R-UW AF Micro-Nikkor 50mm f/2.8 was specially designed for close-ups underwater and allows you to keep moving closer to the subject triggering the shutter without any readjusting or measuring distance needed. This workhorse lens can focus down to 17cm which offers an image ratio of 1:1. Additionally, it is the only lens that can be used on land with the Nikonos RS to produce in-focus images. Perfect for classic close-up fish portraits, macro photography and general photography.

As is the case for the entire Nikonos range, this lens is considered to be a masterpiece of optical engineering.

  • Aperture range: f/ 2.8 –f/ 22
  • Picture angle: 35°
  • Lens construction: 10 elements in nine groups
  • Close focusing range: Infinity to 0.167m (0.55 ft.); (Max reproduction ratio 1:1)
  • Attachment size: 88 mm

Weight: 1,100 g (38.8 oz)

Additional information

Second-hand grade

MINT

Second-hand Grading Description

  • NEWAn item that has not been removed from the box or protective wrapping.
  • UNUSEDAn item that may have been removed from the original packaging, but has never been used.
  • MINT100% as new
  • MINT-98%-99% as new
  • EXC++95%-97% as new
  • EXC+90%-94% as new
  • EXCOriginal finish may have slight scratches or rubbed. No dents or deep scratches.
  • VGMay be slightly scratched, scuffed or worn, but in good mechanical order with clean optics
  • VG-An item that falls below our regular level of gradings. Items in VG- condition will have excessive signs of use.

Please note that the following important points when you see our grading description. When applied to lenses it means that the optics are in perfect condition. What we are describing is the cosmetic condition of the lens barrel. When it applies to cameras, motor drives, speedlights etc. the understanding is that the item is in perfect working order and the description would mean the exterior appearance. In other words we are judging cosmetic appearance.

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