The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-300 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 G ED IF VR is a perfect lens in its class. It features a wide range of focal lengths, which makes it indispensable when shooting distant subjects. The lens has been appreciated by travelers and wild life hunters. It is also fit for shooting sporting events in good lighting conditions.
The Nikon 70-300 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 G ED-IF AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor pros:
System of Vibration Reduction;
Very good price-quality relationship.
The Nikon 70-300 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 G ED-IF AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor cons:
Low contrast and blur at a focal length of 280-300 mm.
Manufacturers has equipped the lens with a very decent system of Vibration Reduction, which enables shooting telephoto subjects without a tripod. The system stabilizes images reducing image blur and providing the equivalent of shooting at shutter speeds up to four stops faster than ordinary lenses (according to the performance testing, carried out by Nikon).
When used on DX cameras, it produces a range of focal lengths of 105 - 450 mm.
The Nikon AF-S 70-300 mm f/4.5-5.6 G IF-ED VR Nikkor lens takes advantage of well recommended Nikon technologies such as SWM autofocus drive, combining quiet operation and accurate autofocusing, two Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass elements, providing maximum sharpness and contrast.
The 9-blade rounded aperture make subjects in out-of-focus zones blur, which creates natural and harmonious background.
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Posted by: KleoY Date of publication: 31.01.2011