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Lens: AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm 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
  • Holds fast and constant f/2.8 maximum aperture through the entire focal range
  • Built-in SWM for ultra-fast, ultra-quiet AF operation
  • Five ED glass elements for higher optical performance
  • Dust and Waterproof rubber sealing mount

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Lens details


Lense Name AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED VR


NDB Number -Unique Ref. NDB L67 NDB Number Lense 67 Class Info Automatic AF-S Type Zoom Colour Black Year Intro 2003 Current discontinued

Approximate Price

Price Approx £ GB New Info 1290.00 Price approx $US new 1983.12 Price approx Euro new 1457.70 Year price last checked Info 2008 Price £ GB Auction 955.15 Price $US Auction 1468.35 Price Euro Auction 1079.32 Year price last checked Info 2009 Auction Count 13 Type of price of Auction U

Focal Length

Focal Length Minimum. Info 70.0 Focal Length Maximum Info 200.0 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 Y 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 21 Groups 15 Weight (gramms( 1470 Size 87×215


Power of Magninication 0.0 Zoom Control Manual, via separate zoom ring


Filter Size 77 Filter Frame   Front Filter Attachement Does not rotate Circular Polarizing Filter usable Circular Polarizing Filter2 Usable, even with dedicated Lens Hood AF-3 Info Usable. (0) AF-4 Info Usable. (2) Built-in / rear Filter. n/a Slip On n/a


View Angle 34.33 View Angle Max Zoom 12.33 Closest 1.50 Maximum reproduction ratio. Info 1/6.1 Distance Scale yes M/A Manual / Automatic Focus   Focus Limit Switch available Focus Preset   Focus Lock Button avai Automatic / Manual mode Switch   Infra Red Compensation Scale n/a


Tripod Mount Does have (detachable)


Optional Accessories   Included Accs. 77mm snap-on front lens cap, Rear lens cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-29, Soft Pouch CL-M2

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