The Nikon 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S ED VR Lens is an all-in-one, DX format 16.7x zoom lens with a versatile zoom range from wide-angle to super-telephoto. This lens boasts Nikon's second generation Vibration Reduction system to ensure sharp results, even when shooting handheld at the super-telephoto end of the range. This lens features Nikon's ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass which is designed to minimise colour aberration and to ensure superior sharpness and colour correction. Built with a compact construction, the Nikon 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S ED VR Lens offers a wide range of shooting options in a body that’s easily portable and compact making it perfect partner for travel
Key features of the Nikon 18-300mm f3.5-5.6 AF-S ED VR Lens
Ultra high-power approx. 16.7x zoom lens covering 18-300mm focal range
Maximum reproduction ratio of 1/3.2x — the highest class among high-power zoom lenses with DX format
Two focus modes are available — M/A (autofocus with manual override) and M (manual focus)
Built-in Vibration Reduction (VRII) provides the equivalent of a shutter speed approximately four stops faster
Maximum aperture of f/5.6 is achieved at the telephoto end
Zoom lock prevents the lens from sliding during transportation
Focal length - 18-300mm
Maximum aperture - f/3.5-5.6
Minimum aperture - f/22-32
Lens construction - 19 elements in 14 groups (with three ED glass and three aspherical lens elements)
Angle of view - 76° - 5°20'
Minimum focus distance- 0.45 m/1.48 ft (from focal plane)
Maximum reproduction ratio - 1/3.2x
No. of diaphragm blades - 9 (rounded)
Filter-attachment size - 77mm
Diameter x length (distance from camera lens mount flange) Approximately - 83 x 120 mm/3.3 x 4.7 in.
Weight Approximately - 830 g/29.3 oz.
Supplied accessories - 77 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-77, Rear Lens Cap LF-4, Bayonet Hood HB-58, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1120