New high-performance 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED-IF AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor lens, featuring a new optical formula and Nikon Vibration Reduction (VRII) this new Zoom Nikkor is capable of producing images with clarity and contrast typically found in lenses costing much more. Comprising many of Nikon's most advanced features such as Nikon ExtraLow Dispersion (ED) glass, Silent Wave Motor (SWM) and enhanced Vibration Reduction (VRII), internal focus (IF), as well as optics perfected for use with both Nikon DX format digital and 35mm filmSLR cameras, the 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED-IF AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor is sure to appeal to a broad spectrum of Nikon photographers.
- Nikon's exclusive VRII technology minimizes the effects of camera shake,
allowing photographers to shoot hand-held at as many as 4 shutter speeds
slower than would otherwise bepossible, assuring dramatically sharper images
in challenging shooting conditions. Normal and Active VR modes are
- Construction features 17 elements in 12 groups with two ED glass
elements to minimize chromatic aberration throughout the entire zoom range
while ensuring high resolution and contrast.
- A nine-blade rounded diaphragm opening makes out-of-focus elements
appear more natural.
- The Nikon Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables fast and quiet autofocusing
and smoothswitching between autofocus and manual operation. Two focus modes
are available ? M/A and M.
- The added compactness and constant lens length provided by an Internal
Focus (IF) design means improved handling characteristics and the
elimination of the rotation of the front lens element, facilitating the use
of circular polarizing filters.
- Picture angle is 34°20' - 8°10' with 35mm SLRs and 22°50' - 5°20' with
Nikon DX format SLRs. (When used on a Nikon DX-format DSLR, the effective
picture angle is similar to that of a 105-450mm lens on a 35mm film SLR.)
- Construction: 12 Groups/ 17 Elements (1 ED)
- Format Compatibility: Nikon FX/35mm Film / Nikon DX
- Angle of view: 34° 20'-8° 10'
- Closest Focusing Distance: 4.9 ft.
- Dimensions (Length x Diameter): 3.1 x 5.6 in.
Included in the box with this product:
LC-67 Snap-on Front Lens Cap
LF-1 Rear Lens Cap
HB-36 Lens Hood
CL-1022 Soft Lens Case
Nikon 5 Year USA Warranty