Nikon 70-300mm longer range than 28-300mm?

Started Sep 5, 2016 | Questions thread
BasilG Veteran Member • Posts: 8,215
Re: Nikon 70-300mm longer range than 28-300mm?
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Probably focus breathing. The marked focal lengths (300 mm) are measured at infinity focus. At close focus, focal length is somewhat reduced - an effect that is usually more pronounced with lenses that have a larger zoom ration (as observed here).

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