Professional, fast aperture, telephoto zoom lens with Vibration Reduction, and Nano Crystal coat. Boasts superb edge-to-corner sharpness and fast, quiet autofocus that offers outstandingly sharp images under any lighting conditions. Weather sealed magnesium body to meet the most challenging professional needs.
70-200mm zoom range.
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.
Nano Crystal coat reduces ghost and flare.
7 ED glass elements to minimize chromatic aberration.
SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for whisper quiet and fast autofocus.
Closest focusing distance: 1.4 m.
Rubber mount seal.
Instant manual focus override (M/A).
Detachable hood and soft case included.
*Based on CIPA Standard. This value is achieved when: FX-format compatible lenses are attached to an FX-format digital SLR camera, DX-format lenses are attached to a DX-format digital SLR camera, and zoom lenses are set at the maximum telephoto position.
|Lens construction||21 elements in 16 groups (with 7 ED and some Nano Crystal Coat-deposited lens elements)|
|Angle of view||34°20’ - 12°20’ (22°50’ - 8° with Nikon DX format)|
|Minimum focus distance||1.4 m/4.6 ft. (throughout entire zoom range)|
|Maximum reproduction ratio||0.12x|
|No. of diaphragm blades||9 (rounded)|
|Filter attachment size||77mm|
|Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)||Approximately 87 x 205.5 mm/3.4 x 8.1 in.|
|Weight||Approximately 1,540 g/3.4 lb.|
|Supplied accessories||77mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-77, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-48, Semi-soft case CL-M2|