An FX-mount lens, the Tamron 85mm f/1.8 has been specifically designed with a larger image circle for use on full-frame Nikon DSLRs such as the D5, the D810, and the D750. The short telephoto focal length and large maximum aperture make it a useful option for portrait photography, as well as for shooting news events, weddings, or even certain sports in low light.
The SP abbreviation in the lens name denotes that it’s one of Tamron’s Superior Performance optics, so we can expect some pretty decent scores. VC indicates the inclusion of Tamron’s Vibration Compensation lens-based image stabilization system. This is