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Lens: AF Zoom-Nikkor 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6 D ED VR

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Key features

  • VR operation offers the equivalent of using a shutter speed 3 stops (eight times) faster*
  • Vibration Reduction for the viewfinder is cancelable to conserve battery power
  • Panning is automatically detected
  • Three ED glass elements ensure superior optical performance
  • Nine-blade rounded diaphragm achieves a natural blur for out-of-focus elements


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Lens details


Lense Name AF Zoom-Nikkor 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6 D ED VR


NDB Number -Unique Ref. NDB L61 NDB Number Lense 61 Class Info Automatic AF Type Zoom Super Colour Black Year Intro 2000 Current current

Approximate Price

Price Approx £ GB New Info 904.00 Price approx $US new 1389.72 Price approx Euro new 1021.52 Year price last checked Info 2008 Price £ GB Auction 679.40 Price $US Auction 1044.44 Price Euro Auction 767.72 Year price last checked Info 2009 Auction Count 5 Type of price of Auction U

Focal Length

Focal Length Minimum. Info 80.0 Focal Length Maximum Info 400.0 Equivalent Film Foc. Len. Info  


Aperture Widest 4.5 Aperture Widest Max Zoom 5.6 Aperture Narrowest 32.0 Aperture Narrowest Max Zoom 0.0

Lens Name Features

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

Nikon Code Features

ASP Ashpherical lens elements   SWM Silent Wave Motor   CRC Close-Range Correction Sys   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 17 Groups 11 Weight (gramms( 1360 Size 91×171


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. (2) AF-4 Info Usable. (3) Built-in / rear Filter. n/a Slip On n/a


View Angle 30.16 View Angle Max Zoom 0.00 Closest 2.30 Maximum reproduction ratio. Info 1/4.8 Distance Scale does M/A Manual / Automatic Focus n/a Focus Limit Switch available Focus Preset   Focus Lock Button n/a Automatic / Manual mode Switch   Infra Red Compensation Scale does have


Tripod Mount Does have (detachable and rotatable)


Optional Accessories   Included Accs. 77mm snap-on front lens cap, Rear lens cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-24, Soft Pouch CL-M1

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