This powerful CX-format power drive zoom lens captures your expressions whether near or far using incredible magnification. Compact and lightweight, the 10-100mm (picture angle equivalent of a 27–270mm in 35mm format) is equipped with Vibration Reduction (VR II), voice coil AF motor (VCM) and three adjustable zoom speeds that make it ideal for movie recording plus photo capture. Technologically advanced, this lens is incredibly powerful and a first of its kind for Nikon—benchmarking a power zoom drive in a robust portable size. Unprecedented technology backed by quality are hallmarks of the 1 NIKKOR lens system.
Nikon's first 10x Power Drive zoom lens
A versatile 10-100mm power zoom, this lens was developed specifically for shooting movies. The lens features three adjustable zoom speeds to bring coverage variety, plus a voice coil AF motor (VCM) that keeps camera pan-in and pan-out activity silent. Vibration reduction (VR II) reduces the chance of blurred photos. Use this lens to capture everything from portraits to sweeping landscape views.
Silent motor lens perfect for movie making
Capture motion in full HD (1080p) movies
Vary your angles and depth of field with the 10-100mm lens. This lens is equipped with power drive zoom and vibration reduction (VR II). Also included is the voice coil AF motor (VCM) for quiet autofocusing. Powerful and versatile, your expressions in movie mode will sizzle. Whether working up close with wide view, or framing a horizon in the distance, the 10-100mm lens puts flexibility into your workflow.
Wide depth of field perfect for portrait to landscape
Subjects framed to precision
Command extended depth of field with the 10-100mm and isolate subjects from their backgrounds for both photos and video. Equipped with vibration reduction (VR II), the 10-100mm is ideal for movie recording, as well as photo capture sharpness. The 10-100mm 1 NIKKOR lens applies three ED and two aspherical lens elements to ensure only the highest quality and color images—even at the widest aperture settings—are obtained. The HRI (High Refractive Index) lens element keeps lens compact while offering superior contrast at even maximum aperture.
Move in closer
Shoot from afar
Use the amazing reach of the 10-100mm and bring subjects close. Get right in the action by maximizing to the full 100mm and retain sharpness at 2.8 feet from your subject. Even at this magnification photos and movies come out crystal clear and sharp courtesy of vibration reduction (VR II).
Mount Type Nikon 1
Focal Length Range 10-100mm
Zoom Ratio 10x
Maximum Aperture f/4.5
Minimum Aperature f/16
Maximum Angle of View 77°
Minimum Angle of View 9°10''
Lens Elements 21
Lens Groups 14
High Refractive Index Elements 1
Optical Conversion Factor 2.7x
Compatible Format(s) CX
VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization Yes
Diaphram Blades 7 (rounded diaphram opening)
ED Glass Elements 3
Aspherical Elements 2
Internal Focusing Yes
Minimum Focus Distance 1.0ft. (0.3m) (at 10mm focal length), 2.8 ft (0.85m) (at 100 mm focal length)
Filter Size 72mm
Accepts Filter Type Screw-on
Lens Barrel Retraction Function Yes (performed by DCM motor built into the lens based on power status information received from the camera body)
Dimensions (Approx.) 3.0x3.7 in. (Diameter x Length)
77x95 mm (Diameter x Length)
Weight (Approx.) 18.2 oz. (515g)
LC-N72 Snap-on Front Lens Cap
LF-N1000 Rear Lens Cap
HB-N102 Bayonet Lens Hood