- The f/2.8 difference: Low-light detail
- Versatile close shooting
- Pairs great with Z teleconverters
- Suppressed focus breathing
Introducing the groundbreaking Nikon Z 70-180mm f/2.8 Lens, a remarkable piece of optical engineering that pushes the boundaries of telephoto zoom capabilities. With its wide f/2.8 aperture, this lens empowers photographers and videographers to capture breathtaking images in various lighting conditions while maintaining exceptional image quality and creative flexibility. From wildlife encounters to sporting events, intimate portraits to sweeping landscapes, the Nikon Z 70-180mm f/2.8 Lens is the ultimate tool for capturing stunning visuals in any situation.
Beautifully blurred backgrounds
What sets this lens apart is its ability to beautifully render blurred backgrounds, thanks to its shallow depth of field achieved with the f/2.8 aperture. The resulting three-dimensional effect adds a captivating touch of depth and dimension to your photographs, enhancing the overall visual impact.
More detail in low light
Low-light photography becomes an effortless endeavor with the Nikon Z 70-180mm f/2.8 Lens. When paired with a Full-frame/FX-format Z series camera equipped with in-body image stabilization, you can confidently explore longer exposure times, allowing you to capture more light without compromising image sharpness or resorting to high ISO settings. This opens up a world of creative possibilities, enabling you to experiment with long-exposure techniques and capture stunning nightscapes or low-light action shots with exceptional clarity.
With its versatile zoom range, this lens covers a wide focal length spectrum, making it suitable for a plethora of photographic genres. From expansive landscapes that invite viewers to immerse themselves in the scene to intimate portraits that reveal the nuances of an individual's personality, the Nikon Z 70-180mm f/2.8 Lens effortlessly adapts to your creative vision. It's equally capable of freezing fast-paced sports action and capturing the subtle details of wildlife encounters.
Don't be deceived by its lightweight design and compact profile—this lens packs a powerful punch. Weighing in at just 795 grams and measuring less than 6 inches in length, it defies convention by delivering professional-grade performance in a remarkably portable package. This makes it an ideal choice for photographers who are constantly on the move, allowing them to capture extraordinary moments without being weighed down by heavy gear.
Suppressed focus breathing
In the realm of videography, the Nikon Z 70-180mm f/2.8 Lens shines as well. Its suppressed focus breathing ensures smooth and seamless transitions between foreground and background, enabling you to create professional-quality videos with minimal disruption to the viewing experience.
The lens's autofocus capabilities are powered by a highly accurate stepping motor, which guarantees precise and near-silent focusing performance. Whether you're using Eye-Detection AF for portrait photography or recording videos that demand seamless subject tracking, this lens delivers exceptional autofocus accuracy while maintaining a discreet shooting environment.
Add even more reach
If you find yourself craving even more reach, the Nikon Z 70-180mm f/2.8 Lens is compatible with Z series teleconverters. By attaching a 2x or 1.4x teleconverter, you can extend the focal length up to an impressive 360mm (or up to 540mm equivalent on an APS-C/DX-format camera or a full frame/FX-format camera in DX-crop Mode), allowing you to get even closer to distant subjects and expanding your creative possibilities.
When it comes to durability and protection, the Nikon Z 70-180mm f/2.8 Lens has you covered. The lens is fully sealed against dust and water droplets, ensuring its performance remains uncompromised even in challenging shooting conditions. Additionally, the front element is equipped with an antifouling coating, which resists dirt, fingerprints, and smudges, making it easy to keep the lens clean and ready for action.
Part of an affordable trio of f/2.8 zoom lenses
The Nikon Z 70-180mm f/2.8 Lens is part of an affordable trio of f/2.8 zoom lenses, designed to provide consistent image quality, background blur, low-light performance, and seamless operation across an expansive focal length range. With its outstanding technological advancements, including ED and Super ED glass elements, stepping motor autofocus, IF lens design, and electromagnetic diaphragm mechanism, this lens offers the perfect blend of innovation and reliability.
Experience the power and versatility of the Nikon Z 70-180mm f/2.8 Lens—a lens that takes your photography to new heights, enabling you to capture extraordinary moments with unparalleled precision and artistic expression.
|Minimum Focus Distance
|10.6" / 27 cm
|Maximum Magnification Ratio
|19 Elements in 14 Groups
|Angle of View
|34° 20′ to 13° 40′
|Dimensions (Ø x L)
|3.3 x 5.9" / 83.5 x 151 mm
|28 oz / 795 g