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Nikon - AF-S NIKKOR 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II Telephoto Zoom Lens - Black

Bring your subjects into crisp, clear focus with this Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 2187 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II telephoto zoom lens that is compatible with most Nikon DSLR cameras with an F-mount and features an SWM (silent wave motor) for rapid autofocusing.

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    What's Included

    • Front lens cover, rear lens cap (LF-1)
    • Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II Telephoto Zoom Lens
    • Owner's manual
    • Slip-on lens hood (HK-30), ballistic nylon case (CL-L2), 52mm screw-on NC filter


    Compatible with most Nikon DSLR cameras

    Featuring an F-mount for wide-ranging use. Also compatible with select Nikon AF-S teleconverters.

    VR (vibration reduction) image stabilization

    Automatically compensates for camera shake to ensure sharp pictures and videos.

    SWM (silent wave motor)

    Enables ultrafast, ultraquiet autofocusing with seamless manual focus override.

    N (nano crystal coat) antireflective coating

    Helps eliminate ghosting and flare.

    A/M (auto-priority manual mode)

    Makes it easy to transition between autofocus and manual shooting. M/A mode lets you seamlessly switch to fine manual focusing while looking through your camera's viewfinder.

    200-400mm focal length

    Lets you capture crisp, detailed images. Ideal for sports and wildlife photography.

    8° maximum angle of view in DX format

    Along with a 4° minimum angle of view in DX format, 12°20' maximum angle of view in FX format and 6°10' minimum angle of view in FX format for versatile shooting.

    2x zoom ratio

    Along with a 0.27x maximum reproduction ratio lets you bring your subjects into clear view.

    f/32 minimum aperture and f/4 maximum aperture

    Enable you to achieve stunning background blur (bokeh) and lets you maintain an exposure across the entire focal length range.

    24 elements in 17 groups with 9 diaphragm blades

    Also features 4 ED (extra-low dispersion) glass elements for enhanced sharpness and color reproduction.

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    Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews

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    • PCMagRating, 4 out of 5Jim Fisher on June 12, 2015
      Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II
      The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II is a hefty, expensive lens, but its telephoto reach and wide aperture make it a great choice for wildlife and sports photography.Full Review
    • The-Digital-Picture.comBryan Carnathan on November 11, 2013
      Nikon 200-400mm f/4G AF-S VR Lens
      While I hope to create a full Nikon 200-400mm f/4G AF-S VR Lens evaluation, my first priority is to include results from this lens in the lens comparison tools.This page currently exists because it is required by the database and contentFull Review
    • Nikon 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II
      Upgraded with VRII and improved optics, the Nikon 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II with its constant f/4 aperture sets the bar high.Full Review
    • photodo.comRating, 4.5 out of on April 8, 2011
      REVIEW: Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200mm f/2G ED VRII
      In this review Gary Wolstenholme takes a look at Nikon's latest 200mm prime.Full Review
    • ePHOTOzine (UK)Rating, 4.5 out of 5November 11, 2010
      Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200mm f/2G ED VRII review
      A fast aperture professional telephoto lens with Nikon's latests Vibration Technology and Nano Crystal coatings.Full Review
    • ePHOTOzine (UK)Rating, 4.5 out of 5July 20, 2010
      Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200-400mm f/4 G ED VRII
      Nikon's flagship super-telephoto zoom now sports the latest generation Vibration Reduction system and Nikon's Nano Crystal lens coating. Here Gary Wolstenholme puts it through its paces.Full Review
    • photocrati.comPhotocrati Staff on April 4, 2009
      Nikon 200-400mm f/4 VR Review Round-Up
      Editor's note: There are strikingly few expert reviews of this lens in existence. None of the major review shops known for their for lens reviews has published a review on this lens. This is surprising, given the quality and uniqueness of aFull Review

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