Nikon 50mm f/1.4D

First published on: Thursday, 7 June 2012

This is the Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.4D lens:

Nikon 50mm f/1.4D

This lens has been superseded by the Nikon 50mm f/1.4G.


Nikon 50mm f/1.4D vs Nikon f/1.4G AF-S

Sample Photos

Todd’s first concert photos — Todd shoots concerts professionally, and according to comment #18 on his concert photography equipment guide page, his first ever concert shoot (see the images at his BR-549 @ Off Broadway gallery) was done with the 50mm f/1.4D mounted on a Nikon D70.

Visit for more of Todd’s work.

Accessories and Add-Ons

The filter thread size on the 50/1.4 D is 52mm, which means you’ll want to be looking at purchasing 52mm filters.

Additionally, Nikon lists the following accessories:


Official Nikon 50mm f/1.4D page at Nikon USA and Nikon Imaging. Visit to read features, specifications and view the MTF charts and lens construction diagrams.


Nikon Lenses — Main page

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