A Photo Of The New Nikon???

Started Jan 11, 2010 | Discussions thread
bob elkind Veteran Member • Posts: 5,815
my guess... you're close

Cerumen wrote:

Aerial could certainly lend itself to VR. Assuming this is the real hood for the lens (and not intended to simply mask some of the optic, my wild guess is a 35mm f1.4 AF-S with VR.

Since it doesn't cost anything to make a wild- ss guess, here's mine:

  • lens hood shape (it's shallow!) suggests wide angle lens

  • lens length (it's longer than a typical wide-angle prime) suggests zoom

  • lens width (or narrowness) suggests it's not a f/2.8 lens

  • buttons on side (I think those are buttons) indicate AF-S and VR on/off switches

How long is the zoom? What clues are there about the camera body? Looks like the body has an on-board flash.

OK, here's my guess: 28-300 FX lens with VR, Nikon's FX version of the 18-200/VR. And a mid-market FX body to complete the kit for the D90/D300s class of customers.

What do I win if I guess right, Drew?

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