Nikon AF-S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G VR

Started Dec 31, 2012 | User reviews thread
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BobVell Regular Member • Posts: 217
Nikon AF-S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G VR

Given the price, an excellent lens, very sharp even on FX, up to 200 or 240 mm. VR is outstanding: I have tracked birds in flight and obtained superb shots. As you get closer to 300, softness creeps in. I did get some sharp shots at 300, but everything had to be exactly correct, but still not as sharp as 200. A great, cheap way to get VR and 200-250. It loses a star because of performance at 300.



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Nikon D800 Sony Alpha a7 II Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED VR Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G Nikon 85mm F1.8G +9 more
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G VR
Telephoto zoom lens • Nikon F (FX) • 2161
Announced: Aug 9, 2006
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