Expansive views. Exceptional details.
Combining the unique ultra-wide perspective of a 20mm prime with the speed and low light capabilities of an f/1.8 maximum aperture the NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S brings beautiful context to your full-frame lens arsenal. Its angle of view excels at landscape and wide interior shooting while its speed makes it superb for environmental portraits with lush soft backgrounds and for low light shots that are sharp and clean with faithful point light reproduction. And the NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S is truly cinematic with video enhancements that ensure silent autofocusing without breathing and smooth aperture and ISO control.
The beauty is in the details.
Premium NIKKOR S-Line lenses are known for their stunning resolution elaborate detail and impeccable build quality. The NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S is no exception. With an ultra-wide 20mm field of view and a brilliant f/1.8 maximum aperture so much more of a scene can be captured with exceptional point-light clarity and minimal distortion.
Video with a fresh perspective.
With its gorgeous artistic qualities and natural wide perspective the NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S is exceptional for video work in tight spaces or anywhere you want your subject to pop. Autofocusing is fast and silent with minimal focus breathing. Aperture control is smooth as silk. And the customizable control ring can be used to quietly create fluid iris transitions or ISO changes on the fly.
Get the story straight.
The ultra-wide 20mm focal length is embraced by pro photographers for capturing more of the story they're trying to tell. Expansive landscapes scene-setting interiors unique environmental portraitureÑall with more context and less edge distortion than similar shots at longer focal lengths.
Sharpness in darkness.
The fast wide f/1.8 aperture of the NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S produces remarkably sharp images when available light is in short supply. Its speed and light gathering capability enable the use of faster shutter speeds when shooting indoors at night or when shooting handheld.
Soft dreamy backgrounds.
Beautifully blurred backgrounds naturally direct the viewerÕs eyes to the main subject. Attached to the largest full frame mount in the industry the nine rounded aperture blades of the NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S give defocused points of light a soft round consistent shape.