New Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 105mm f/1.4E ED Lens to be Announced Soon!

Nikon will soon announce a new AF-S NIKKOR 105mm f/1.4E ED lens, which is expected to be the world’s fastest 105mm prime lens.

Digicame-info leaked a photo of this lens (shown above) and this Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 105mm f/1.4E ED Lens will be announced this week and released on August 26th, 2016.

The new Nikon 105mm lens will have a gold ring and won’t have Vibration Reduction (VR). Compared to the current AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G, the new Nikon 105mm lens is faster at f/1.4. The price including tax is expected to be ¥233,280 in Japan, which is about $2,100 in the US (usually lower).

Details translated by Google:

  • Design concept of the “three-dimensional hi-fi (high reproducibility)”
  • Realize your own taste that blur will change to so such from the focal plane
  • Price: ¥ 233,280 (tax included)
  • Release Date: August 26, 2016

via: Digicame-info, NikonRumors

Read more: Nikon Rumors

Note: You can now join the Nikon Camera Users Facebook Group to share your Nikon photography and advice, ask and answer questions that arise and help each others!