Tuesday, 6 November 2012

Nikon News: AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR lens announced

Nikon have announced a new 70-200mm lens, the  AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR.


  • FX-format telephoto zoom lens with 70–200mm focal range (105–300mm when used with a Nikon DX-format SLR).
  • Constant f/4 aperture throughout the zoom range.
  • Vibration Reduction (VR) system: minimizes camera shake and lets you shoot at shutter speeds up to five stops slower.
  • Nano Crystal Coat greatly reduces ghosting and flare.
  • SWM (Silent Wave Motor) enables quiet and accurate autofocus.
  • Two focus modes: A/M (autofocus with manual override, AF priority) and M (manual focus).
  • Minimum focus distance: 1 m.
  • Lightweight body for a telephoto zoom lens.
  • RT-1 tripod collar ring (optional accessory): enables the lens to be rotated freely for smooth transition between vertical and horizontal orientation.

More details here.