Today Nikon Canada announced the NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 ultra compact prime lens as a light and compact “walk-around” lens that can be used with any Nikon Z series full-frame (FX-format) or APS-C (DX-format) mirrorless camera using the Z-mount. On an APS-C camera, the equivalent focal length is 60mm.
FUN, FAST & AFFORDABLE: THE NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 ULTRA COMPACT PRIME LENS
The Expansion of the NIKKOR Z Lens Line Continues
Mississauga, ON, September 14, 2021 – Today Nikon Canada Inc. announced the new NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2, a compact yet capable FX-format prime lens that provides fantastic image quality, fast aperture, a practical field of view and extraordinary bokeh for everyday image and video capture.
Affordable, portable and bright, this new optic checks all the right boxes for a lightweight lens to carry just about anywhere for nearly any occasion. Whether seeking a lens for everyday snaps, unobtrusive street photography or as a travel companion that fits in your carry-on, the new 40mm lets you capture with incredible sharpness, fast focus, and gorgeous blurred backgrounds. Additionally, the fast aperture affords excellent low-light performance and exceptional image quality – from portraits to food, or still life to 4K video, users can expect vivid colours and lifelike three-dimensional depth.
The 40mm f/2 is a versatile lens that can be used with any Nikon Z series full-frame or DX-format camera. The lens is small enough to pair perfectly with a Z 50, Z fc or Z 5, yet suitable for Z 6II and Z 7II users looking for a light and compact “walk-around” lens.