AF-S Nikkor 400mm f/2.8D IF-ED II

AF-S Nikkor 400mm f/2.8D IF-ED II


Compact, high-performance supertelephoto with perfect compatibility with the Nikon D40.

  • Three ED glass elements minimize chromatic aberrations
  • SWM for quiet high-speed autofocus
  • M/A mode for quick switch between autofocus and manual focus operation
  • Nine-blade rounded diaphragm achieves a natural blur for out-of-focus elements
  • Focuses down to 3.5m (3.4m in MF)


Focal length400mm
Lens construction11 elements in 9 groups
Number of diaphragm blades9
Maximum f/ stopf/22
Minimum f/ stopf/2.8
Closest focusing distance350cm
Maximum reproduction ratio1/7.7
External front filterNo filter possible
Suited for 35mm camera's as well?Yes