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

Manufacturer Nikon Nikkor
Model AF-S 300 mm f/2.8G IF-ED VR
Lens style Telephoto
Focal length 300 mm
Maximum aperture f/2.8
Angle of view 8.1 o
Closest focusing distance 2.3 m
Maximum magnification 1:6.4
Minimum aperture 22
Number of diaphragm blades 9
Auto focus type AF
Lens Construction 8 elements / 11 groups
Filter diameter 52 mm
Macro No
Available mounts Nikon F
Dimensions 124 x 268.5 mm
Weight 2560 g
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Average rating (2 owners reviews)
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4.33 Good
Owners reviews (2)
  1. Marky_G
    Marky_G 3 April 2018, 05:35
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    IP 109.40.x.x
    Owner since: 1 year
    Price: 2,700 EUR
    User profile: Semipro

    Cons: Weight, VR first generation only good for 2 stops improvement, price even 10+ years old...

    Pros: Super sharp from f2.8, very fast AF, outstanding build quality, excellent with tc 14e III...

    Summary: A great pro lense for reportage, sport and - with restrictions of focal lenght, for wildlife.

  2. Miko
    Miko 1 June 2009, 23:20
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    IP 219.93.x.x
    Owner since: 3 years
    Price: US$3,400
    User profile: Amateur

    Cons: Price? But then quality does cost..

    Pros: Super sharp even at f2.8! Instantaneous focusing, and VR actually works as advertised! Nice bokeh too.

    Summary: The perfect telephoto lens for many sports and wildlife applications