Nikon - AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Telephoto Zoom Lens - Black

Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70–300mm f/4.5–5.6G IF-ED Telephoto Zoom Lens: Leave the tripod at home and create stunning still images and HD videos from any distance with this Nikon telephoto zoom lens. The versatile focal length allows you to capture intricately detailed photos of sports events, wildlife and distant scenery. Vibration reduction technology reduces blur caused by camera shake for crystal clear handheld photos and action shots.

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Excellent Lens for the Price5 Posted by: from: Indianapolis, IN on I bought this lens for my wife. We have been monitoring some bald eagle nest from afar. She is a novice photographer as am I but we've managed several great photos as a result of purchasing this lens.

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Just a lens3 Posted by: from: on This was a good lens, nothing to get to excited over...I needed something for birding and for some reason i thought this would give me the reach I needed...nope, not even close..I did return it for the 200-500 f5.6 nikkor lens which did give me the reach I need... If the focal length and apature works for you then get this lens it will not disappoint.

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Great for camera lovers5 Posted by: from: DeSoto, TX on I love the zoom lenses because it makes my pictures come out clear even when i zoom all the way.

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Great quality lens!5 Posted by: from: on The lens takes sharp pictures and is very smooth. I'd recommend this lens for everyone looking in the sub-$1000 range for a zoom lens

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Great lens5 Posted by: from: on I love this lens. I did a ton of research before I ended up with this one and it's totally worth the money. Great picture quality!

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Fantastic Zoom Lense5 Posted by: from: on This lense is awesome! it focuses super quick on moving objects and the 300mm is such a far zoom it is very nice to have!

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very good lens for the money5 Posted by: from: on I bought the lens for vacation trip but have also used it for graduation pictures. I am very pleased so far

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Excellent telephoto lens5 Posted by: from: PA on Pictures are crisp, easy to focus. lens is a bit heavy and takes some getting used to, I would recommend a tripod.

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Good for zoos4 Posted by: from: on Bought it specifically for taking pictures of animals from a distance.

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Fantastic lens5 Posted by: from: on This lens is a great value. my wife is a pro/amateur photographer and she loves it. great for motion pictures. i would expect this lens to cost hundreds more.

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Overall Customer Rating:
    98% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (259 out of 264)

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    Product Features

    Compatible with a variety of Nikon DSLR cameras

    Works with any Nikon FX or DX-format DSLR camera with an F-bayonet mount. Also compatible with most Nikon 35mm SLR cameras.

    Telephoto zoom lens provides detailed photos from a distance

    Throw backgrounds out of focus, grab detail and capture vivid close-up shots of distant subjects.

    70–300mm focal length

    This versatile, long-range zoom lens covers a broad range, enabling you to capture the perfect image from various distances.

    f/4.5–5.6 aperture

    Provides clear landscape images and beautiful distance shots even in the shade and on cloudy days.

    Vibration Reduction II image stabilization

    Allows you to shoot at shutter speeds up to 2.5 stops slower without image blur. Ensures dramatically sharp still images and HD video capture, even for handheld shooting.

    SWM (Silent Wave Motor) ensures smooth, precise focusing

    Utilizes ultrasound vibrations to focus the lens, resulting in smooth, silent and precise autofocusing.

    ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass for superior image quality

    Effectively corrects chromatic aberration for optimum lens performance.

    M/A focusing mode

    Allows you to switch from manual to automatic with virtually no lag time, by simply turning the focusing ring on the lens.

    Internal Focus for fast, smooth autofocusing

    Allows for a more compact, lightweight construction and a closer focusing distance without changes in the lens barrel length.

    Advanced lens coating for improved optics

    Nikon Super Integrated Coating minimizes ghosting and flare and ensures consistent color balance for true-to-life images.

    4.9' minimum focusing distance

    Accommodates 67mm filters

    Compatible with screw-on filter types.

    Accessories included

    Comes with a hood, lens cap (front and rear) and case.

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