PC-Nikkor 35mm f/2.8 (Ai-S)

PC-Nikkor 35mm f/2.8 perspective control lens

A 7 elements design, Ai-S, perspective control lens released by 1980 and manufactured until 1999. Serial numbers of the Ai-S lens from 179091 to 205761.

Previous Ai versions, manufactured from 1977 to 1980, have a different lens design, silver shift knob and serial numbers from 904234 to 909635.

From 1968 to 1977 the PC-Nikkor 35mm f/2.8 non-Ai was manufactured with serial numbers from 851007 to 861735, from 870192 to 886218 and from 900113 to 904205.

PC-Nikkor 35mm f/2.8 Ai-S specifications

PC-Nikkor 35mm f/2.8 Ai-S
Release date 1980
Lens construction 7 elements in 7 groups
Max. aperture f/2.8
Min. aperture f/32
Diafragm blades 9
Manual aperture ring Yes, with preset ring
Angle of view 62º (image) - 78º (covering power)
Closest focusing distance 0.30m
Lens rotation 360º, with click-stops at each 30º
Lens shift Up to 11mm
Image format 24x36mm
Front filter size 52mm
Nikon hood HN-1
Coating Super Integrated Coating
Autofocus No
Mount Nikon mount
Flange to focal plane distance 46.5mm
Dimensions 62x61.5mm
Weight 320g
Included accessories -

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PC-Nikkor 35mm f/2.8 Ai-S perspective control lens

PC-Nikkor 35mm f/2.8 Ai-S perspective control lens