A Catalogue And Specifications Of All The Current Nikon Z Mirrorless Lenses

NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S

The information below summarises all the available Nikon Z lenses for the Nikon Mirrorless Z range of cameras.  As new lenses become available I will add to the list to keep it complete.

Nikon have not published what the S stands for on their S lenses but I believe it stands for Super, Spectacular, Stunning and Sharp.

Nikon Z Fixed Focal Length Full Frame Lenses

Nikon NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S Lens

This lens is great for landscapes and wide interior shooting, it is also suitable for Astro photography.  Being f/1.8 it is a marvelous low light lens for night, early morning and late day photography.  It is excellent for environmental portraits with beautiful soft backgrounds.

NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S

Focal Length 20mm,
Maximum Aperture f/1.8,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 94°,
Minimum Focus Distance 7.87″ / 20 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.19x,
Optical Design 14 Elements in 11 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 77 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.33 x 4.27″ / 84.5 x 108.5 mm,
Weight 1.11 lb / 505 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 24mm f/1.8 S Lens

The 24mm lens is ideal for any landscapes, cityscapes, environmental portraits, architecture and group people shots with a very bright and fast f/1.8 aperture that makes it an extremely versatile lens in low light.

NIKKOR Z 24mm f/1.8 S

Focal Length 24mm,
Maximum Aperture f/1.8,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 84°,
Minimum Focus Distance 9.84″ / 25 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.15x,
Optical Design 12 Elements in 10 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 72 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.07 x 3.8″ / 78 x 96.5 mm,
Weight 15.87 oz / 450 g.

Nikon 28mm f/2.8 NIKKOR Z (SE) Lens

The 28mm f/2.8 Z (SE) lens will excel with landscapes, architecture, group shots and travel photography. It is a very cheap lens cost wise and also very small in a package with any of the Nikon Z mirrorless cameras. This is a great lens for any street photography type of captures.

NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 (SE)

Focal Length 28mm,
Maximum Aperture f/2.8,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 53°,
Minimum Focus Distance 7.6″ / 19.2 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.2x,
Optical Design 9 Elements in 8 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 52 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.8 x 1.7″ / 71.5 x 43 mm,
Weight 5.6 oz / 160 g.

Nikon 28mm f/2.8 NIKKOR Z Lens

This lens the 28mm f/2.8 Z lens is very similar to the 28mm f/2.8 Z (SE) version of the lens but is slightly different in looks cosmetically.  The lens will also excel with landscapes, architecture, group shots and travel photography. It is a very cheap lens cost wise and also very small in a package with any of the Nikon Z mirrorless cameras.  This is a great lens for any street photography type of captures.

NIKKOR Z 28mm f2.8 Lens

Focal Length 28mm,
Maximum Aperture f/2.8,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 53°,
Minimum Focus Distance 7.5″ / 19 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.2x,
Optical Design 9 Elements in 8 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 52 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.8 x 1.7″ / 70 x 43 mm,
Weight 5.5 oz / 155 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 35mm f/1.8 S Lens

This is an excellent sharp lens for general photography such as landscapes, portraits, travel, cityscapes and environmental portraits and for all general photography.

NIKKOR Z 35mm f/1.8 S

Focal Length 35mm,
Maximum Aperture f/1.8,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 63°,
Minimum Focus Distance 9.84″ / 25 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.19x,
Optical Design 11 Elements in 9 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization None,
Filter Size 62 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.87 x 3.39″ / 73 x 86 mm,
Weight 13.05 oz / 370 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 Lens

This is an excellent lens for general photography such as street photography, landscapes, portraits, travel, cityscapes and environmental portraits and for all general photography.

NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2

Focal Length 40mm,
Maximum Aperture f/2,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 57°,
Minimum Focus Distance 11.4″ / 29 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.17x,
Optical Design 6 Elements in 4 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 52 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.8 x 1.8″ / 70 x 45.5 mm,
Weight 6 oz / 170 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 50mm f/1.8 S Lens

This is an excellent sharp lens for general photography such as landscapes, portraits, travel, cityscapes and environmental portraits and for all general photography.

NIKKOR Z 50mm f/1.8 S

Focal Length 50mm,
Maximum Aperture f/1.8,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 47°,
Minimum Focus Distance 1.31′ / 40 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.15x,
Optical Design 12 Elements in 9 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization None,
Filter Size 62 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.99 x 3.41″ / 76 x 86.5 mm,
Weight 14.64 oz / 415 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 50mm f/1.2 S Lens

This is an excellent sharp lens for general photography such as landscapes, portraits, travel, cityscapes and environmental portraits and for all general photography. A super lens for sharp, narrow depth of field and super bokeh photography.

NIKKOR Z 50mm f/1.2 S

Focal Length 50mm,
Maximum Aperture f/1.2,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 47°,
Minimum Focus Distance 1.5′ / 45 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.15x,
Optical Design 17 Elements in 15 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 82 mm (Front),

Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.5 x 5.9″ / 89.5 x 150 mm,
Weight 2.4 lb / 1090 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct Lens

This is an excellent sharp lens for general photography such as landscapes, portraits, travel, cityscapes and environmental portraits and for all general photography.  A super lens for sharp, narrow depth of field and super bokeh photography. The best low light photography lens.  It should be noted that this lens is a manually focussed lens.

NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct

Focal Length 58mm,
Maximum Aperture f/0.95,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 40° 50′,
Minimum Focus Distance 1.64′ / 50 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.19x,
Optical Design 17 Elements in 10 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 11,
Focus Type Manual Focus,
Image Stabilization No,
Tripod Collar Fixed and Rotating,
Filter Size 82 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 4.02 x 6.02″ / 102 x 153 mm,
Weight 4.4 lb / 2000 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.8 S Lens

This lens is an excellent lens for portraits and general people photography. It is also an excellent lens for landscapes and low light photography.

NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.8 S

Focal Length 85mm,
Maximum Aperture f/1.8,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 28° 30′,
Minimum Focus Distance 2.62′ / 80 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.12x,
Optical Design 12 Elements in 8 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 67 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.95 x 3.9″ / 75 x 99 mm,
Weight 1.03 lb / 470 g.

Nikon Z Zoom Lenses

Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-24mm f/2.8 S Lens

This lens is great for landscapes and wide interior shooting, it is super also for Astro photography. Being an f/2.8 zoom lens it is a marvelous low light lens for night, early morning and late day photography. It is excellent for environmental portraits with beautiful soft backgrounds. A super sharp lens.

NIKKOR Z 14-24mm f/2.8 S

Focal Length 14 to 24mm,
Maximum Aperture f/2.8,
Minimum Aperture f/22,
Angle of View 114° to 84°,
Minimum Focus Distance 11″ / 28 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.13x,
Optical Design 16 Elements in 11 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 112 mm (via Hood),
Gel Filter (Rear),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.5 x 4.9″ / 88.5 x 124.5 mm,
Weight 1.4 lb / 650 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S Lens

This lens is great for landscapes and wide interior shooting, it is super also for Astro photography. Being an f/4 zoom lens it is still a good low light lens for night, early morning and late day photography. It is excellent for environmental portraits with beautiful soft backgrounds.

NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S

Focal Length 14 to 30mm,
Maximum Aperture f/4,
Minimum Aperture f/22,
Angle of View 114° to 72°,
Minimum Focus Distance 11.02″ / 28 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.16x,
Optical Design 14 Elements in 12 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization None,
Filter Size 82 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.5 x 3.35″ / 89 x 85 mm,
Weight 1.07 lb / 485 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-50mm f/4-6.3 Lens

An excellent general purpose lens when low light photography may not be required.
This lens often comes as a package with a camera.

NIKKOR Z 24-50mm f/4-6.3

Focal Length 24 to 50mm,
Maximum Aperture f/4 to 6.3,
Minimum Aperture f/22 to 36,
Angle of View 84° to 47°,
Minimum Focus Distance 1.15′ / 35 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.17x,
Optical Design 11 Elements in 10 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 52 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.89 x 2.01″ / 73.5 x 51 mm,
Weight 6.88 oz / 195 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S Lens

A super sharp lens suitable for all general photography with a normal focal length zoom lens.  I have personally used this lens with a Nikon Z6 II camera and the image results are nothing but exceptional.

NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S

Focal Length 24 to 70mm,
Maximum Aperture f/2.8,
Minimum Aperture f/22,
Angle of View 84° to 34° 20′,
Minimum Focus Distance 1.25′ / 38 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.22x,
Optical Design 17 Elements in 15 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization None,
Filter Size 82 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.5 x 4.96″ / 89 x 126 mm,
Weight 28.4 oz / 805 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/4 S Lens

An excellent general purpose lens for use when f/2.8 is not required. This lens often comes as a package with a camera.

NIKKOR Z 24-70 f/4 S

Focal Length 24 to 70mm,
Maximum Aperture f/4,
Minimum Aperture f/22,
Angle of View 84° to 34° 20′,
Minimum Focus Distance 11.81″ / 30 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.3x,
Optical Design 14 Elements in 11 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization None,
Filter Size 72 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.05 x 3.48″ / 77.5 x 88.5 mm,
Weight 1.1 lb / 500 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-120mm F/4 S Lens

The specification of this lens is such that it has a close-up magnification of 0.39 times, on this basis the lens will be great for close-ups.  With a camera in DX mode, the close-up magnification will be an amazing 0.58 times, very nearly half life size on the sensor.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-120mm

Focal Length 24 to 120mm
Maximum Aperture f/4
Minimum Aperture f/22
Angle of View 84° to 20° 20′
Minimum Focus Distance 1.1′ / 35 cm
Close-Up Magnification 0.39x
Optical Design 16 Elements in 13 Groups
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded
Focus Type Autofocus
Image Stabilization No
Filter Size 77 mm (Front)
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.3 x 4.6″ / 84 x 118 mm
Weight 1.4 lb / 630 g

Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR Lens

A great wide range focal length lens when large apertures are not required for travelling use.

NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR

Focal Length 24 to 200mm,
Maximum Aperture f/4 to 6.3,
Minimum Aperture f/22 to 36,
Angle of View 84° to 12° 20′,
Minimum Focus Distance 1.64′ / 50 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.28x,
Optical Design 19 Elements in 15 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization Yes,
Filter Size 67 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.01 x 4.49″ / 76.5 x 114 mm,
Weight 1.25 lb / 570 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S Lens

This is a super sharp long lens for work such as nature, people, products or landscapes. One of the sharpest zoom lenses available.

NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S

Focal Length 70 to 200mm,
Maximum Aperture f/2.8,
Minimum Aperture f/22,
Angle of View 34° 20′ to 12° 20′,
Minimum Focus Distance 1.64′ / 50 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.2x,
Optical Design 21 Elements in 18 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization Yes,
Tripod Collar Removable and Rotating,
Filter Size 77 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.5 x 8.66″ / 89 x 220 mm,
Weight 2.99 lb / 1360 g.

Nikon NIKKON Z 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 VR S Lens

A new Super Sharp, Super Telephoto Lens.  The specification of this lens is such that it has a close-up magnification of 0.38 times, on this basis the lens will be wonderful for close-ups of skittish subjects such as butterflies or other dangerous objects such  as snakes if you want to get close without danger.  With the Nikon 1.4x teleconverter the close-up magnification will be 0.53 and with the 1.4x teleconverter and the camera in DX mode, the close-up magnification will be an amazing 0.80 times, very nearly life size on the sensor.  Simply amazing.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 100-400mm

Focal Length 100 to 400mm
Maximum Aperture f/4.5 to 5.6
Minimum Aperture f/32 to 40
Angle of View 24° 20′ to 6° 10′
Minimum Focus Distance 2.5′ / 75 cm
Close-Up Magnification 0.38x
Optical Design 25 Elements in 20 Groups
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded
Focus Type Autofocus
Image Stabilization Yes
Tripod Collar Fixed and Rotating
Filter Size 77 mm (Front)
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.9 x 8.7″ / 98 x 222 mm
Weight 3.2 lb / 1435 g

Nikon Z Full Frame Macro Lenses

There are two Z Micro lenses for the Z system cameras. If you require the best quality images, then certainly get the 105mm Macro. The 105mm lens will give you better image quality than the 50mm lens and will also provide more working distance to the subject for any skittish type subjects if you get too close to them. Both of these lenses will auto focus up to life size images on the sensor.

Nikon NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 Macro Lens
NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8

Focal Length 50mm,
Maximum Aperture f/2.8,
Minimum Aperture f/22,
Angle of View 47°,
Minimum Focus Distance 6.3″ / 16 cm,
Maximum Magnification 1x,
Macro Reproduction Ratio 1:1,
Optical Design 10 Elements in 7 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization No,
Filter Size 46 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.9 x 2.6″ / 74.5 x 66 mm,
Weight 9.2 oz / 260 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S Macro Lens
NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S

Focal Length 105mm,
Maximum Aperture f/2.8,
Minimum Aperture f/32,
Angle of View 23° 10′,
Minimum Focus Distance 11.4″ / 29 cm,
Maximum Magnification 1x,
Macro Reproduction Ratio 1:1,
Optical Design 16 Elements in 11 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization Yes,
Filter Size 62 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 3.3 x 5.5″ / 85 x 140 mm,
Weight 1.4 lb / 630 g.

Nikon Z APS-C Format DX Lenses

These DX lenses are specifically for the range of Nikon Z DX Mirrorless Cameras. You do need to keep in mind that any of the full format lenses listed on this page can be used with the DX cameras and they will only use the central area of the field of view.

Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR Lens

I have regularly used this lens with the Nikon Z50 camera for wide angle work and have found it to be an excellent performing lens.  The lens mount is plastic rather than metal but this should not be a problem as todays plastics are very robust.

NIKKOR-Z-DX-16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR

Focal Length 16 to 50mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 24 to 75mm),
Maximum Aperture f/3.5 to 6.3,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 83° to 31° 30′,
Minimum Focus Distance 7.87″ / 20 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.2x,
Optical Design 9 Elements in 7 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization Yes,
Filter Size 46 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.76 x 1.26″ / 70 x 32 mm,
Weight 4.76 oz / 135 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR Lens

I have regularly used this lens with the Nikon Z50 camera for telephoto work and have been very happy with the image results, I have found it to be an excellent performing lens.  The lens mount is plastic rather than metal but this should not be a problem as todays plastics are very robust.

NIKKOR Z DX 50-250 f/4.5-6.3 VR

Focal Length 50 to 250mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 75 to 375mm),
Maximum Aperture f/4.5 to 6.3,
Minimum Aperture f/16,
Angle of View 31° 30′ to 6° 30′,
Minimum Focus Distance 1.64′ / 50 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.23x,
Optical Design 16 Elements in 12 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization Yes,
Filter Size 62 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.91 x 4.33″ / 74 x 110 mm,
Weight 14.29 oz / 405 g.

Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR Lens
NIKKOR Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR

Focal Length 18 to 140mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 27 to 210mm),
Maximum Aperture f/3.5 to 6.3,
Minimum Aperture f/22 to 40,
Angle of View 76° to 11° 30′,
Minimum Focus Distance 7.9″ / 20 cm,
Maximum Magnification 0.33x,
Optical Design 17 Elements in 13 Groups,
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded,
Focus Type Autofocus,
Image Stabilization Yes,
Filter Size 62 mm (Front),
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2.9 x 3.5″ / 73 x 90 mm,
Weight 11.1 oz / 315 g.

Nikon Z Teleconverters

These teleconverters are only compatible with the Nikon  NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S Lens currently.

Nikon Z Teleconverter TC-1.4x
Z Teleconverter TC-1.4x

Magnification 1.4x,
Optical Design 6 Elements in 4 Groups,
Light Loss 1 Stop,
Length 0.73″ / 18.5 mm,
Diameter 2.83″ / 72 mm,
Weight 7.76 oz / 220 g.

Nikon Z Teleconverter TC-2.0x
Z Teleconverter TC-2.0x

Magnification 2x,
Optical Design 8 Elements in 5 Groups,
Light Loss 2 Stop,
Length 1.28″ / 32.5 mm,
Diameter 2.83″ / 72 mm,
Weight 9.52 oz / 270 g.

Nikon FTZ II Lens Adapter

This adapter allows the mounting of a Nikon F lens on the Mirrorless Z cameras.

Nikon FTZII Mount Adapter

Camera Mount Nikon Z
Lens Mount Nikon F
Nikon Lens Compatibility E-Type Lens
Electronic Communication Yes.

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