An ideal lens for FX-format D-SLRs, featuring a 10.7X zoom, close focus to 18ﾔ at every focal length and VR II image stabilization.
- Versatile 10.7x FX-format zoom lens with ED glass and VR II image stabilization - 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
- 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 and reduced 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 - Extends versatility
- Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm - Renders more natural appearance of out-of-focus image areas.
- Mount Type: Nikon F-Bayonet
- Maximum Aperture: 3.5
- Minimum Aperture: 22
- Maximum Angle of View (DX-format): 53°
- Minimum Angle of View (DX-format): 5°20'
- Maximum Angle of View (FX-format): 74°
- Minimum Angle of View (FX-format): 8°10'
- Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.32x
- Lens (Elements): 19
- Lens (Groups): 14
- Compatible Format (s): FX
FX in DX Crop Mode
- VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization: Yes
- Diaphragm Blades: 9
- Distance Information: Yes
- ED Glass (Elements): 2 Aspherical (Elements)
- 3 Super Integrated Coating: Yes
- Autofocus: Yes
- AF-S (Silent Wave Motor): Yes
- Internal Focusing: Yes
- Minimum Focus Distance: 1.6 ft. (0.5m) throughout entire zoom range
- Filter Size: 77mm
- Accepts Filter Type: Screw-on
- Dimensions (Approx.): 3.26x4.5 in. (Diameter x Length), 83x114.5mm (Diameter x Length)
- Weight (Approx.): 28.2 oz. (800g)
- Supplied Accessories: HB-50 Bayonet Lens Hood, LC-77 Snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-1 Rear Lens Cap, CL-L1120 Soft Case
Lens Mount Nikon F