The AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED combines legendary Micro-NIKKOR optics and advanced Nikon lens technologies for stunningly sharp close-up and macro images. With its wide focusing range the AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED is not limited to extreme close-up photography. You can use this lens to achieve great results with nearly any subject.
Crisp sharpness from life size (1:1) to infinity
Discover a world of extreme clarity and unseen detail. The AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED is a compact, versatile macro lens capable of producing stunning sharpness with beautiful bokeh (background blur). Use it across a wide range of focus distances, from infinity to life size (1:1).
Bright f/2.8 aperture and versatile focal length
Thanks to its broad focusing range and wide f/2.8 maximum aperture, the AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED can be used for more than just close-up shooting. Create truly spectacular portraits and more with exquisite levels of detail. Nikon’s exclusive Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables ultra-fast, ultra-quiet autofocusing performance with seamless manual focus override for increased versatility.
12 elements in 9 groups (with one ED glass lens, two aspherical lenses, Nano Crystal Coat)
Angle of view
39°40’ (26°30’ with Nikon DX format)
Minimum focus distance
0.185 m (0.6 ft.) (life-size)
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
Filter attachment size
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)
Approximately 73 x 89 mm/2.9 x 3.5 in.
Approximately 425 g/15.0 oz.
62mm snap-on front lens cap LC-62, Rear lens cap LF-1, Bayonet hood HB-42, Flexible lens pouch CL-1018