The Tamron AF 70-300 mm f/ 4-5.6 Di LD Macro
diagonal angle of view 34°21 '- 8°15' (1.55x)
equivalent focal length on APS-C (1.55x) 109-465 mm
max. magnification 1:2
built-in AF motor for Nikon low-end cameras
The Tamron AF 70-300mm F/4-5.6 Di LD Macro (Model A17) is a full-format telephoto 4x zoom lens capable of taking 1:2 macro scale pictures.
The optical scheme of the Tamron AF 70-300 mm f/ 4-5.6 Di LD Macro employs one LD element to correct aberrations, optical elements multicoating and inner surfaces coating. By means of the macro switch in the range of 180-300 mm you can achieve a max. object magnification of 1:2 at the minimum distance of 95 cm.
Evaluation of Tamron designations:
AF : autofocus
Di (Digitally integrated) - optimized for full-format digital cameras
LD - low dispersion glass minimizing aberrations and increasing contrast
Macro - macro mode with a magnification of 1:4 available
The 5-year warranty extends to all Tamron lenses officially imported to the Russian Federation and purchased after September 1, 2010. In order to get warranty you should get registered at the Tamron European website within two months after the lens purchase. The warranty is valid only for the first registered buyer.
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Posted by: dv Date of publication: 02.11.2010