Nikon 1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2 Price, Specs, Release Date, Where to Buy

1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2 lens

Nikon has just announced the 1 Nikkor 32mm f/1.2 portrait lens for its 1 System of mirrorless cameras. The lens, which will provide the angle of view and depth of field control of an 86mmm F3.2 lens for a full-frame system, making it the most enthusiast-friendly lens yet released for the 1 System. The lens, whose development was announced in October 2012, is also the first to use a silent wave motor for focus and to incorporate the company’s ‘nano crystal coat.’

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1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2 Price

1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2 – $899.

Where to Buy
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Features and Specification
  • The fastest 1 NIKKOR lens. Featuring a maximum aperture of f/1.2, the 1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2 is perfect for portraits and low-light shooting.
  • 32mm focal length (86.4 mm equivalent in 35mm format) allows for versatility to capture images in multiple situations, from beautiful portraits to everyday shooting.
  • Features technologies employed with 1 NIKKOR for the first time: Nano-Crystal Coat, Silent Wave Motor, and a manual focus ting.
  • Nano-Crystal coat reduces ghosting and flare, even in bright sunlight.
  • Silent Wave Motor (SWM) reduces noise of AF during shooting and movie recording.
  • Manual focus ring allows for full focus control, especially while looking through a viewfinder.
  • High quality, metallic exterior for attractive styling.
  • Compact and lightweight, maintains the perfect balance with the rest of the Nikon 1 system of bodies and lenses.
Focal length
32 mm
Maximum aperture
Minimum aperture
Lens construction
9 elements in 7 groups (including elements with Nano Crystal coating)
Angle of view
No. of diaphragm blades
7 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Minimum focus distance
0.45 m/1.48 ft from focal plane
Maximum reproduction ratio
0.08x (approx. 0.22x with 35mm [135] format)
Approx. 235 g/8.3 oz
Diameter x length (distance from the camera’s lens-mount flange)
Approx. 65.5 x 47 mm
Filter-attachment size
52 mm *1
Lens cap
Lens hood
HB-N107 (supplied) *2
Lens case
CL-N101 (optional)


Release Date

The 1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2 starts shipping on June 13, 2013.

Sample Images

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