Is Nikon Z7 II and Nikon AF 14mm f/2,8 D ED compatible?

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Nikon Z7 II

Nikon Z7 II
Released: 2020
Type: Mirrorless
Sensor: FX (Full frame)
46 Megapixels
8256 x 5504 pixels

Nikon AF 14mm f/2,8 D ED

Nikon AF 14mm f/2,8 D ED
Released: 2000
Wide Angle Lens (prime)
Focal Length: 14 mm
Aperture: f/2,8

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: September 2023

This is the short answer:

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together. Here is a longer answer:

You must use a Nikon Z adapter

This Nikon lens is not part of the Nikon Z system but it can still be used with Nikon Z cameras. To use this Nikon lens on this Nikon Z camera you need an adapter.

Nikon Lens Mount Adapter FTZ

Nikon all the way

The possibility to combine these two products is great since both Nikon Z7 II and Nikon AF 14mm f/2,8 D ED are manufactured by Nikon.

Versitale lens

Nikon AF 14mm f/2,8 D ED is constructed to work with all sorts of camera sensors including the one of Nikon Z7 II.

Autofocus in camera

To obtain autofocus there has to be an Autofocus motor in either the camera or the lens. This specific lens, Nikon AF 14mm f/2,8 D ED does not have a built-in autofocus (AF) motor but since Nikon Z7 II has a built-in autofocus (AF) motor there is still a possibility to use autofocus.

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Focal Length

The Nikon camera has a sensor of type Full frame which means that your Experienced Focal length will be exactly what the lens specification tells us:

Actual Focal Length for this lens:
14 mm

Experienced Focal Length with this camera:
14 mm

Read more about Crop factor on Nikon cameras

Total weight

When you are looking at a combination of a camera and a lens you must always consider the total weight. Each product weighs in at:

Nikon Z7 II
705 gram

Nikon AF 14mm f/2,8 D ED
670 gram

Together they have a total weight of 1375 gram (equal to 3,03 lb).