The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 18-70 mmf/ 3.5-4.5 G ED IF DX is a perfect, high-quality zoom lens providing a wide range of focal lengths.
It is designed for digital cameras equipped with the Nikon DX sensor.The range of focal lengths of 18-70 mm is equivalent to 27-105 mm for 35 mm cameras and provides maximum versatility of the lens.
A high quality of optical elements is secured with three ED elements and one hybrid aspherical element, effectively correcting aberrations.
SWM provides fast, accurate and silent autofocusing.
The AF-S Nikkor 18-70 mm f/ 3.5-4.5 G ED IF DX pros :
Metal bayonet mount;
Silent Wave Motor;
Fast and silent autofocus;
Convenient range of focal lengths;
Good color rendering;
The AF-S Nikkor 18-70 mm f/ 3.5-4.5 G ED IF DX cons :
Somewhat "dark". The working aperture shows no distortions from f/8 onwards.
All in all, the offered price-quality relationship of the lens is rather good. It is convenient for traveling thanks to a light weight and a wide range of focal lengths. It is perfect for both portrait and landscape photography.
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Posted by: KleoY Date of publication: 31.01.2011