Nikon - AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/4E FL ED VR Super Telephoto Lens - Black

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/4E FL ED VR Super Telephoto Lens: Capturing distant scenes is simple with this powerful full-frame super telephoto lens. The 4-stop VR image stabilization allows handheld shooting at dawn or twilight, and the Nano Crystal Coat minimizes glare.

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What's Included

  • AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/4E FL ED VR Super Telephoto Lens
  • Lens hood, NC 40.5mm neutral color filter, strap, lens case, monopod collar
  • Owner's manual
  • Slip-in filter holder
  • Slip-on front lens cap, rear lens cap

Product Features

Compatible with a variety of Nikon cameras

Works with most cameras with a Nikon F-mount.

Telephoto lens provides detailed photos from a distance

Magnify distant subjects and isolate a small field of view for vivid close-up shots.

500mm focal length for intense magnification

Ideal for wildlife photography, sporting events and any photo shoot that prevents you from getting close to your subject.

f/4 maximum aperture

Creates sharp, detailed images with shallow depth of field and softly blurred background. Performs best in moderate-to-bright light settings or outdoors on overcast days.

Capture crisp images in low lighting

4-stop VR image stabilization delivers quality results during handheld shooting and in dim light.

Ward off water, dirt and smudges

The nonstick protective fluorine coatings help keep glass clear and clean.

Shoot sharp photos on the sunniest days

Nano Crystal Coat helps minimize glare.

Achieve lifelike, vibrant hues

Extra-low dispersion glass and aspherical elements help eliminate color aberration while boosting contrast and sharpness.

Move between shooting positions with ease

The tripod collar ring's ball bearings glide smoothly to facilitate movement between horizontal and vertical shooting.

Plenty of power in a lightweight design

The easy-to-handle weight lets you move freely while shooting.

11.9' minimum focusing distance.

Accommodates 40.5mm filters

Accessories included

Comes with a slip-on front lens cap, rear lens cap, lens hood, slip-in filter holder, NC 40.5mm neutral color filter, strap, lens case and monopod collar.

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