- An ideal lens for FX-format D-SLRs, featuring a 10.7X zoom, close focus to 18" at every focal length and VR II image stabilization
- Versatile 10.7x FX-format zoom lens with ED glass and VR II image
Versatile zoom lens offers a broad focal length range that's perfect for travel,landscapes, portraits and distant subjects.
- Optimized for edge to edge sharpness on both FX and DX-format D-SLRs DX-format D-SLR angle of view is equivalent to a focal length of 42-450mm in FX/35mm format.
- Nikon VR II (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization Vibration Reduction, engineered specifically for each VR NIKKOR lens, enables handheld shooting at up to 4 shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible, assuring dramatically sharper still images and video capture.
- 2 Extra-low Dispersion (ED) Elements
Offers superior sharpness and color correction by effectively minimizing chromatic aberration, even at the widest aperture settings.
- 3 Aspherical Lens Elements
Virtually eliminates coma and other aberrations, even at wide apertures.
- Exclusive Nikon Silent Wave Motor (SWM) Enables fast, accurate and quiet autofocus
- M/A Focus Mode Switch
Enables quick changes between manual and autofocus operation.
- Internal Focus (IF)
Provides fast and quiet autofocus without changing the length of the lens, retaining working distance throughout the focus range.
- Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC) Enhances light transmission efficiency and offers superior color consistency andreduced flare.
- Zoom Lock Switch
Secures the lens barrel at its minimum focal length preventing the lens from extending during transport.
- Focus to 18 inches at any focal length
- Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm
Renders more natural appearance of out-of-focus image areas.
|Mount Type||Nikon F-Bayonet|
|F stop range||3.5 - 22|
|Angle of View (DX-format)||Maximum 53° / Minimum 5° 20'|
|Angle of View (FX-format)||Maximum 74° / Minimum 8° 10'|
|Maximum Reproduction Ratio||0.32x|
|Construction||19 Groups / 14 Elements|
|Compatible Format(s)||FX - DX - FX in DX Crop Mode - 35mm Film|
|VR (Vibration Reduction) Image||Yes|
|ED Glass (Elements)||2|
|Super Integrated Coating||Yes|
|AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)||Yes|
|Closest Focusing Distance||1.6 ft. (0.5m) throughout entire zoom range|
|Dimensions Diameter x Length)||Approx: 3.26x4.5 in. / 83x114.5mm|
|Weight||(Approx.)28.2 oz. (800g)|