Nikon AF-S Nikkor 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

Announced Aug 19, 2010 •
Lens | Nikon F (FX)
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Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S Nikkor Zoom Lens for Nikon Digital SLR
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Announced Aug 19, 2010
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Manufacturer description: The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 28-300mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR is a super-zoom lens for Nikon's FX (full-frame) and DX (APS-C) format DSLRs, featuring optical vibration reduction. A complex design, optical construction comprises 19 elements in 14 groups, with two ED (extra low-dispersion) elements and three aspherical elements. Although it cannot compete with more modest zooms in terms of critical image quality, the appeal of the 28-300mm is its versatility. Unlike some similarly ambitious zooms, for example, this lens offers a minimum focus distance of 0.5m throughout its focal span.

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Lens type Zoom lens
Focal length 28–300 mm
Image stab. Yes (VR II, 4 stops claimed)
Lens mount Nikon F (FX)
Max aperture F3.5 - F5.6
Min aperture F22.0 - F38.0
Min focus 0.50 m (19.69)
Max magnification 0.32×
Weight 800 g (1.76 lb)
Length 115 mm (4.51)

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