Nikkor AF-S DX 55-300mm F/4.5-5.6G ED VR Lens
The Nikkor AF-S DX 55-300mm F/4.5-5.6G ED VR is a short telephoto to super telephoto zoom designed for cameras with a APS-C (1.5X) sensor. This variable-aperture zoom covers a 55mm to 300mm focal-range. It provides the same field of view as a 82.5-450mm lens on a Full-Frame camera. An optical Image Stabilization System built into this lens compensates for of up to 3-stopsMeasured according the the CIPA Standard. of camera shake.
This zoom can focus down to 140cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 0.28X. The lens supports autofocus and features a switch to disengage AF for focusing manually. A Super-Sonic motor inside the lens delivers very fast and relatively quiet AF.
This lens is only available for Nikon F. Follow this link for all current compatible digital cameras: Nikon F mount cameras with APS-C (1.5X) sensors.
Nikkor AF-S DX 55-300mm F/4.5-5.6G ED VR Specifications
|Brand||Nikkor||Model||AF-S DX 55-300mm F/4.5-5.6G ED VR|
|Mount||Nikon F||Max FLM||1.5X|
|Focal Range||55 - 300mm||View Angle||28 - 5.2°|
|Max Aperture||F/4.5 - 5.6||Min Aperture||F/22|
|Filter Size||58mm||Aperture Blades||9|
|Size (D x L)||77 x 123mm||Weight||580g|
|Tilt||N / A||Shift||N / A|
|Zoom Drive||Mechanic||Focus Drive||AF with MF Switch|
|Zoom Mechanism||External||Focus Mechanism||External|
|Hood||Bayonet||Focus Motor||Super Sonic|
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Here are the newest lenses matching or exceeding major specifications of the Nikkor AF-S DX 55-300mm F/4.5-5.6G ED VR. They cover the same focal-range with a similar aperture and are available for the same lens mount and imaging circle coverage.
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Nikkor 55-300mm F/4.5-5.6 Facts
|55-300mm Focal-Range||F/4.5-5.6 Max Aperture|
|58mm Filter Thread||AF with MF Switch|
|Nikon F Mount||1.5 Max Crop-Factor|
|580g Lens Weight||77 x 123mm (D x L)|
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