The lens that loves to travel
Landscapes, cityscapes and interiors often require an extra-wide-angle lens to capture the complete picture. With the AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR, you not only get focal lengths that cover a remarkably broad range, but your images will also benefit from the handheld steadiness of Nikon’s VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization (2.5 stops*), sharp focusing and rich color rendition. Additionally, you will love having an f/4 fixed aperture lens that covers the focal range without sacrificing brightness or depth of field.
Expect this lens to awe you… just don't forget to put the camera down every now and then to take in the scene in front of you!
Nikon VR II image stabilization
From daylight to low light, inside or out, near or far, your creative bases are covered with the astonishing versatility of the AF-S NIKKOR 16–35mm f/4G ED VR. Nikon VR image stabilization provides 2.5 stops of blur free handheld shooting. You can leave the tripod at home and create with spontaneity and confidence, even when lighting is less than ideal.
Superior stills and HD video in any setting
AF-S NIKKOR 16–35mm f/4G ED VR includes some of Nikon’s most advanced lens technologies for exceptional performance in a broad range of shooting situations. From its flare and ghosting reducing Nano Crystal Coat (N) to its ultra-fast, ultra-quiet Silent Wave Motor (SWM) internal focusing motor, the AF-S NIKKOR 16–35mm f/4G ED VR is an advanced lens for today’s advanced DSLR cameras.
Capture all the details around you
With 2 ED glass elements and 3 aspherical lens elements, the AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR lens optical design achieves high resolution quality throughout the entire zoom range for brilliantly sharp images.
Built for all day shooting
Legendary NIKKOR Lens Construction
With an excellent build quality, Nano Crystal Coat to minimize internal reflections while reducing ghost and flare and dust and moisture sealing, the AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR is ready to tackle your next assignment.
Nikon Vibration Reduction
Learn more about Nikon’s in-lens VR image stabilization which assures dramatically sharper still images and video capture when shooting handheld.
Focal Length Range
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format)
Minimum Angle of View (DX-format)
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format)
Minimum Angle of View (FX-format)
Maximum Reproduction Ratio
FX in DX Crop Mode
VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization
Nano Crystal Coat
ED Glass Elements
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)
Minimum Focus Distance
0.95 ft (0.29m) at a focal length of 16mm or 35mm
Accepts Filter Type
Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length)
x 4.9 in.
AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR
- HB-23 Bayonet Lens Hood
- LC-77 Snap-on Front Lens Cap
- LF-1 Rear Lens Cap
- CL-1120 Soft Case