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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4E PF ED VR – Smaller, Lighter, Faster Telephoto

Product Summary

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Features

Nikon has also introduced the AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4E PF ED VR, the world’s lightest 300mm full-frame fixed focal length AF lens2, which is nearly 30% shorter and 1.5 lbs. lighter than its predecessor. Extremely easy to handle and built to suit the needs of serious photographers in the field, the new 300mm f/4 lens utilizes Phase Fresnel optical technology to help correct chromatic aberration and reduce the overall size and weight of the lens, making it easy to pack for any assignment. Capable of producing tack-sharp images and beautiful background blur at a distance, Nikon’s newest FX-format lens also features four and a half stops of VR image stabilization 3, a VR Sport mode, VR tripod detection as well as several of the latest NIKKOR optical technologies including electromagnetic aperture control, a Silent Wave Motor for quiet AF operation, ED glass for further controlling chromatic aberrations and Nano Crystal Coat for superior image quality.

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Technical Specifications

Focal length 300mm
Maximum aperture f/4
Minimum aperture f/32
Lens construction 16 elements in 10 groups (1 PF and 1 ED glass element)
Angle of view 8°10′ [5°20′ with Nikon digital cameras (Nikon DX format)]
Minimum focus distance 1.4m
Maximum reproduction ratio 0.24x
No. of diaphragm blades 9 (rounded)
Filter attachment size 77mm
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount) Approximately 89 x 147.5mm
Weight Approximately 755g
Supplied accessories Front lens cap LC-77, Rear lens cap LF-4, Lens Hood HB-73, Lens Case CL-M3

 

Purchase options

Nikon 300mm f/4E PF ED VR available at Amazon | AdoramaB&H