Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S Nikkor

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Lens Specifications
Name Nikon 28-300mm ƒ/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S Nikkor
Image Circle 35mm
Type Standard Zoom
Focal Length 28 - 300mm
APS Equivalent 42 - 450mm
Max Aperture ƒ/3.5 - 5.6
Min Aperture ƒ/22 - 38
Diaphragm Blades 9 (rounded)
Lens Construction 19 elements in 14 groups, including 3 aspherical and 2 ED elements
Diagonal Angle of View(Based on image circle) 74 to 8.2 degrees
Focus Details AF-S with Silent Wave Motor (SWM) and internal focusing; M/A focus mode switch
Front Element Rotation No
Zoom System Rotary with Zoom Lock Switch
Closest Focus 0.5m / 1.6 ft. (throughout the entire zoom range)
Magnification Ratio 0.32x / 1:3.1 (at 300mm)
Filter Size 77mm
Dimensions(Length x Diameter) 114.5mm x 83mm / 4.5 in. x 3.26 in.
Weight 800g / 28.2 oz
Notes VR II Image Stabilization (up to 4 stops); Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC); Included Accessories: HB-50 Hood, CL-1120 Soft Lens Case.
Typical Online Price US$1,050 (Available Sept. 2010)