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Lens: AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/2.8G IF-ED VR

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Key features

  • VR operation offers the equivalent of using a shutter speed 3 stops (eight times) faster*
  • Two VR modes are available; Normal and Active
  • ED glass elements for a lower refractive index and reduced dispersion
  • Nano Crystal Coat deposited lenses ensure fine, clear images under any shooting conditions
  • SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for quiet high-speed autofocus
  • M/A mode for quick switching between autofocus and manual focus operation
  • Meniscus protective lens for reducing ghost reglection
  • Dust and Waterproof rubber sealing mount
  • Exceptionally high optical performance with both 35mm and digital SLR models


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Lens details


Lense Name AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/2.8G IF-ED VR


NDB Number -Unique Ref. NDB L82 NDB Number Lense 82 Class Info Automatic AF-S Type Telephoto Super Colour Black Year Intro 2005 Current current

Approximate Price

Price Approx £ GB New Info 3199.00 Price approx $US new 4917.82 Price approx Euro new 3614.87 Year price last checked Info 2008 Price £ GB Auction 2700.00 Price $US Auction 4150.71 Price Euro Auction 3051.00 Year price last checked Info 2009 Auction Count 2 Type of price of Auction U

Focal Length

Focal Length Minimum. Info 300.0 Focal Length Maximum Info 300.0 Equivalent Film Foc. Len. Info  


Aperture Widest 2.8 Aperture Widest Max Zoom 2.8 Aperture Narrowest 22.0 Aperture Narrowest Max Zoom 0.0

Lens Name Features

DX   AF AF-S D Distance Information D G No Aperture Ring. G IF Internal Focusing IF ED Extra Low Dispertion ED VR Vibration Reduction VR Zoom N Micro   Fisheye  

Nikon Code Features

ASP Ashpherical lens elements   SWM Silent Wave Motor SWM CRC Close-Range Correction Sys   M / A M/A A/M mode (autofocus + man override)   A-M switch.Locks the focus ring   ML Meniscus Protective Lens   SIC Nikon Super Integrated Coating SIC RF Rear Focusing   N Nano Crystal Coat   RD Rounded Diaphram   DC Defocus-image Control   HRI High Refractive Index lens  

Physical Features

Elements 11 Groups 8 Weight (gramms( 2870 Size 124×267.5 mm


Power of Magninication 0.0 Zoom Control  


Filter Size   Filter Frame   Front Filter Attachement n/a Circular Polarizing Filter Only the d Circular Polarizing Filter2 n/a AF-3 Info n/a AF-4 Info n/a Built-in / rear Filter. n/a Slip On 52mm


View Angle 0.00 View Angle Max Zoom 0.00 Closest 2.32 Maximum reproduction ratio. Info 1/6.4 Distance Scale avai M/A Manual / Automatic Focus available Focus Limit Switch available Focus Preset   Focus Lock Button avai Automatic / Manual mode Switch   Infra Red Compensation Scale n/a


Tripod Mount does have rotatable


Optional Accessories   Included Accs. Slip-on front lens cap, Rear lens cap LF-1, Slip-on Lens Hood HK-30, Semi-soft Case CL-L1, Slip-on filter holder, 52mm screw-in NC filter, Strap LN-1

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