AF-S Nikkor 500mm f/4D IF-ED II

AF-S Nikkor 500mm f/4D IF-ED II


Powerful supertelephoto with SWM. The SWM ensures compatibility with you Nikon D40 and D60.

  • SWM for quiet high-speed autofocus
  • ED glass elements minimize chromatic aberrations
  • 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 4.6m (4.4m in MF)


Focal length500mm
Lens construction11 elements in 9 groups
Number of diaphragm blades9
Maximum f/ stopf/22
Minimum f/ stopf/4
Closest focusing distance460cm
Maximum reproduction ratio1/8.2
External front filterNo filter possible
Suited for 35mm camera's as well?Yes