Nikon 300mm f/2.8G ED AF-S VR II Nikkor

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Lens Specifications
Name Nikon 300mm f/2.8G ED AF-S VR II Nikkor
Image Circle 35mm
Type Telephoto Prime
Focal Length 300mm
APS Equivalent 450mm
Max Aperture f/2.8
Min Aperture f/22
Diaphragm Blades 9 (rounded)
Lens Construction 11 elements in 8 groups (including 3 ED glass elements and 1 meniscus protective glass element)
Diagonal Angle of View(Based on image circle) 8.2 degrees
Focus Details Internal with SWM; 3 focus modes (M, M/A and A/M), focus preset with Memory Recall, Focus Limiter Switch
Front Element Rotation No
Zoom System n/a
Closest Focus 2.3m / 7.5 ft. (AF); 2.2m / 7.2 ft. (MF)
Magnification Ratio 0.16x / 1:6
Filter Size 52mm (drop-in)
Dimensions(Length x Diameter) 267.5mm x 124mm / 10.5 in. x 4.9 in.
Weight 2.9kg / 6.4 lb
Notes Image Stabilization; Included Accessories: CL-L1 Semi-Soft Case, HK-36 Lens Hood, 52mm Filter Holder, 52mm Nikon NC Filter, LN-1 Strap, Slip-on Front Lens Cover, Rear Lens Cap
Typical Online Price US$5,900 (Avail. January 2010)