The Nikon 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED AF-S Zoom-Nikkor Lens is a wide-angle zoom lens that features a very compact and lightweight design and is compatible with both FX and DX image sensors, at a 27-52.5mm equivalent on DX format. The Nikon 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED Lens is constructed of three aspherical lens elements as well as two ED (extra-low dispersion) elements that provide a reduction in chromatic aberrations and a great boost in sharpness, clarity, and color fidelity.
The Nikon 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED AF-S Zoom-Nikkor Lens is equipped with a SWM (Silent Wave Motor) autofocus mechanism that provides quiet auto focusing for HD video recording and photographing fast-moving subjects. You can also switch the lens to manual override (M/A) if you'd like to shoot manual. Ultimately, the Nikon 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED AF-S Zoom-Nikkor Lens is the perfect lightweight lens for traveling.