Nikon Unveiled Next Generation NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR Lens

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VRProduct Summary

  • Model name: AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR
  • Release Date: 19th October 2016
  • Focus Type: Autofocus / Manual
  • Format : Full Frame
  • Mounts: Nikon F
  • Availability: November 2016
  • Price: $2,799.95
  • Purchase options: Adorama | B&H | Amazon

Key features

  • Improved AF performance
  • 4 stops of VR image stabilisation
  • 4 focus function buttons
  • Minimum focus distance 1.1 m
  • Electromagnetic diaphragm for consistent auto-exposure control
  • 6 ED, Fluorite & HRI lens elements
  • Fluorine coating on both the front & rear glass

Long considered an essential lens in the bag of professional photographers, this updated AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR sets a new benchmark for fast telephoto zoom lenses, taking image quality and handling to the next level. An indispensable and powerful tool for nearly any photographic scenario, the NIKKOR 70-200mm remains the professional’s choice with a wide f/2.8 constant aperture that is ideal for capturing sports, weddings, stunning portraits and more, even in low-light.

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VRThe next generation design of the lens helps ensure the very best in image quality, speed and low-light performance, while offering balance and handling that is nothing short of superb. Nikon’s new 70-200mm provides up to four stops of Vibration Reduction (VR) image stabilization, an improvement from its predecessor that helps users to eliminate blur and camera shake even when shooting handheld or in challenging light. During burst shooting, the lens takes advantage of an electromagnetic diaphragm for consistent auto-exposure control. Additionally, a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables ultra-fast and quiet AF operation with seamless manual focus override. Discerning photographers will also appreciate assignable function buttons on the lens barrel that offer customization, perfect for engaging pre-set autofocus or other focusing options.

A new optical formula consisting of six ED elements, one Fluorite element, a high refractive element and Nano Crystal Coat helps make for a lighter and more versatile lens, while reducing chromatic aberration and helping to all but eliminate distortion, ghosting and flare. Ready for even the most rugged of assignments, the magnesium alloy lens barrel features superior weather-sealing that achieves anti-dust and waterdrop-resistance, while Fluorine coating on both the front and rear glass facilitates easy cleaning. Whether shooting with a camera like the Nikon D5, D810, D750 or D500, capturing sports or weddings, the AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR is a fantastic lens choice for experienced photographers.

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VRProduct Photo

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR

Sample Image

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR Sample Image

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR Sample Image

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR Sample Image

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR Sample Image

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR Sample Image

AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR

Specification

ModelAf-s lens, Nikon F mount CPU built-in E-type
Focal length70 mm-200 mm
Maximum aperture ratio1: 2.8
Lens constructionG 18/22 (6 ED Lens, one stone fluorite lens, one high refractive index lens, Nano Crystal coat and fluorine coat and)
Angle of view34 ° 20 ‘-12 ° 20 ‘ (FX-format digital SLR camera)
22 ° 50 ′-8 ° 00 ‘ (DX-format digital SLR camera)
Focal length scale70,85,105,135,200 mm
Shooting distance informationClosest shooting distance information to the camera output
ZoomingRotary ring
FocusIf (internal focusing), ultrasonic motor using autofocus, manual focusing possible
Shake reductionLens-shift method using voice coil motor (VCM)
Hand-shake correction effects: 4.0-* CIPA compliant
VR mode:NORMAL, SPORT
When you use the tripod camera shake correction: and
Shooting distance scaleInfinity ~1.1m
Minimum focusing distance1.1 m (entire zoom range)
The maximum magnification0.21 times
Number of Diaphragm Blades9 sheets (circular aperture)
-SqueezeAutomatic aperture due to electromagnetic diaphragm
Maximum aperturef/2.8
Minimum aperturef/22
Metering methodFull aperture metering
Focus limit switchFULL (∞-1.1 m) and infinity of-5 m 2-stage switch
Attachment size (filter)77mm(P=0.75mm)
Filter frameNon-rotating
Mount adapter FT1 suitabilityAF drive is possible
TripodPosition indicators (90 °) with 360 ° rotating tripod collar ring and tripod only can be detached.
Dimensions88.5 mm (diameter) x 202.5 mm (lens-mount reference plane from lens tip)
MassAbout 1430 g