High-power FX zoom lens with versatile wide-angle to telephoto zoom range. Offers an ultra-high 10.7x zoom and wide 28-300mm focal range that easily covers the most commonly used focal lengths. Nikon’s second-generation Vibration Reduction system delivers sharp results, even for hand-held telephoto shots. The ideal ‘walkabout’ lens, it offers a convenient way to obtain maximum flexibility with minimum kit.
FX zoom lens with powerful 10.7 zoom ratio.
Versatile 28-300mm focal range (DX equivalent: 42-450mm).
Outstanding optical performance.
Vibration Reduction II (VR II) stabilization system with Normal and Active modes. Lets you use shutter speeds that are up to 3.5* stops slower.
Two ED (Extra low Dispersion) glass and three aspherical lens elements ensure high resolution and superior contrast.
SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for fast, quiet autofocus.
Zoom-lock switch keeps the lens secure when not in use.
Weather-sealed mount protects the lens from dust and water.
19 elements in 14 groups (with two ED glass and three aspherical lens elements)
Angle of view
75°- 8°10’ (53°- 5°20’ with Nikon DX format)
Minimum focus distance
0.5 m/1.6 ft. (throughout the entire zoom range)
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
Filter attachment size
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)
Approximately 83 x 114.5 mm/3.3 x 4.5 in.
Approximately 800 g/28.2 oz.
77mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-77, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-50, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1120