Nikon 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G ED VR DX AF-S Nikkor

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Lens Specifications
Name Nikon 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G ED AF-S DX VR Nikkor
Image Circle APS-C
Type Standard Zoom
Focal Length 18 - 300mm
APS Equivalent 27 - 450mm
Max Aperture f/3.5 - 6.3
Min Aperture f/22 - 40
Diaphragm Blades 7 rounded
Lens Construction 16 elements in 12 groups; including 3 ED and 3 aspherical elements
Diagonal Angle of View(Based on image circle) 76 to 5.3 degrees
Focus Details Internal; AF-S "Silent Wave" motor with full-time manual focus override feature (M/A Switch)
Front Element Rotation No
Zoom System Rotary
Closest Focus 0.48m / 1.6 ft.
Magnification Ratio 0.32x / 1:3.1
Filter Size 67mm
Dimensions(Length x Diameter) 99mm x 78.5mm / 3.8 in. x 3.0 in.
Weight 550g / 19.4 oz.
Notes VR (Vibration Reduction) minimizes camera shake by offering a shutter speed equivalent to 4 stops faster; Included Accessories: front and rear lens caps.
Typical Online Price US$900 (Available May 2014)