Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

This fast-aperture telephoto zoom is a popular choice for sport, wildlife and wedding photographers. The 4 stop Vibration Reduction system enables hand-held shooting in low light.

£1,605.00

RRP £2,085.99 Save £480.99

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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

This fast-aperture telephoto zoom is a popular choice for sport, wildlife and wedding photographers. The 4 stop Vibration Reduction system enables hand-held shooting in low light, whilst the fast f/2.8 maximum aperture helps to isolate subjects from the background.

  • Fast f/4 maximum aperture ensures great shots in low light
  • Versatile zoom range provides a host of framing options
  • Fast, quiet autofocus with full-time manual focusing
  • Circular 9-blade diaphragm helps produce attractive background blur
  • 4 stop Vibration Reduction system (VR II) ensures shake free shots
  • Extra-low dispersion (ED) lens elements delivers superb optical performance
  • Nano crystal coating reduces flare and ghosting
  • Minimum focusing distance of 1.4m
  • 77mm filter diameter
  • Dust and moisture resistant construction
  • Supplied with HB-48 lens hood, CL-M2 lens case and Tripod Collar ring



Park Verdict

A superb telephoto zoom lens. Superb optical quality and construction is matched with a fast f/2.8 maximum aperture throughout the zoom range, whilst dust and weather sealing mean you can take it anywhere.

We Love

♥ Fast f/2.8 maximum aperture allows hand-held shooting in low light
♥ Superb image quality with Vibration Reduction system for shake-free shots
♥ Silent Wave motor for fast, accurate focusing with full-time manual focusing

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Full Details

AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II enhances Nikon's professional lens offering. The new lens is designed to deliver the best quality in its class with excellent edge to corner quality on today's FX-format cameras. Nikon’s exclusive anti reflection Nano Crystal coat and seven ED glass elements minimise internal reflections and aberrations to deliver rich, high contrast images under even the most challenging lighting conditions.

Professional, fast aperture, telephoto zoom lens with Vibration Reduction, and Nano Crystal coat. Boasts superb edge-to-corner sharpness and fast, quiet autofocus that offers outstandingly sharp images under any lighting conditions. Weather sealed magnesium body to meet the most challenging professional needs.

Key Features:

  • 70-200mm zoom range (DX equivalent: 36-105mm).
  • Vibration Reduction II (VR II) stabilization system with Normal and Active modes. Lets you use shutter speeds that are up to 4 stops slower.
  • Nano Crystal coat reduces ghost and flare.
  • 7 ED glass elements to minimize chromatic aberration.
  • SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for whisper quiet and fast autofocus.
  • Closest focusing distance: 0.5 m.
  • Rubber mount seal.
  • Instant manual focus override (M/A).
  • Detachable hood and soft case included.

 


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Specification

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Focal length
70-200mm
Maximum aperture f/2.8
Minimum aperture f/22
Lens construction 21 elements in 16 groups (with 7 ED and some Nano Crystal Coat-deposited lens elements)
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Picture angle
34°20’ - 12°20’ (22°50’ - 8° with Nikon DX format)
Closest focusing distance 1.4 m/4.6 ft. (throughout entire zoom range)
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9 (rounded)
Filter/attachment size 77mm
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Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)
Approximately 87 x 209 mm/3.4 x 8.2 in.
Weight Approximately 1,540 g/3.4 lb.
Supplied accessories 77mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-77, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-48, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-M4
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Footnote Specifications and equipment are subject to change without notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer. Information current as of July 2009.
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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

This fast-aperture telephoto zoom is a popular choice for sport, wildlife and wedding photographers. The 4 stop Vibration Reduction system enables hand-held shooting in low light.

£1,605.00

RRP £2,085.99 Save £480.99

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