Product Code: 2185

Nikon VRII 70mm - 200mm F/2.8 AFS G ED AF Lens (Nano Crystal Coated)

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Manufacturer Code: 2185
018208021857 UPC : 018208021857
Brand:  Nikon
RRP: 2,622.691,873.35Inc VAT 20%You Save:  749.34
Nikon 70-200mm F2.8 AFS G ED VR II AF Lens (Nano Crystal Coated)
In addition to its camera releases, Nikon have reveals the AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm F/2.8G ED VR II, an entirely redesigned version of its workhorse proficient telezoom. It features an completely new optical formula which is designed to convey sharp images all the way into the corners of the frame even on FX format cameras, using no fewer than 7 ED elements to minimize aberrations and Nano Crystal coat to fight flare. 'VR II' Vibration Reduction technology offers a claimed four stops benefit, and a new A/M focus mode provides autofocus priority when the manual focus ring is handled during shooting.
Nikon developed ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass to facilitate the production of lenses that offer better-quality sharpness and colour correction by minimizing chromatic aberration. Put simply, chromatic aberration is a type of image and colour dispersion that occurs when light rays of varying wavelengths pass through optical glass.The AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm F/2.8G ED VR II lens is designed to deliver the best image eminence in its class with excellent edge to corner quality on todays FX format cameras. Nikons exclusive anti-reflection Nano Crystal coat, minimize internal reflections and aberrations to deliver rich, high contrast images even under the most challenging lighting conditions. The new optical design also permits shorter dimensions than the current version, without compromising the durability that professional photographer rely upon to get the job done. The hard magnesium body is broadly sealed to endure the affects of dust and moisture to enable you to maintain shooting whatsoever the circumstances.

Nikon 70-200mm F/2.8 VR II AFS G ED AF Lens (Nano Crystal Coated)


Vibration reduction (VR II) equivalent to increases in shutter speed by four steps
A new optical design utilizing seven ED glass elements
Ghost and flare suppression with Nano Crystal Coat
A Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for superior autofocus that is smooth and quiet
Three focus modes built in: M, M/A, A/M
Aperture diaphragm utilizing an odd number of rounded blades (nine) for natural blur characteristics
Shooting at distances as close as 1.4 m throughout the entire zoom range
High-quality exterior design


Focal Length - Nikon VRII 70mm - 200mm Lens: 70-200mm 
Zoom Ratio: 2.9x
Maximum Aperture: 2.8
Minimum Aperture: 22
Autofocus - Nikon VRII 70mm - 200mm Lens: Yes
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor): Yes
Vibration Reduction - Nikon VRII 70mm - 200mm Lens: Yes
Distance Information: Yes
ED Glass Elements: Yes
Super Integrated Coating: Yes
Nano Crystal Coat - Nikon VRII 70mm-200mm Lens: Yes
Internal Focusing: Yes
Manual/Auto Focus Mode: Yes
Minimum Focus Distance: 4.6 ft. (1.4m) 
Maximum Angle of View - Nikon VRII 70mm-200mm Lens: 34 20' 
Minimum Angle of View: 12 20' 
Lens (Elements) - Nikon VRII 70mm-200mm Lens: 21
ED (Elements): 7
Lens (Groups): 16 
Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.12
Mount Type - Nikon VRII 70mm-200mm Lens: Nikon F-Bayonet 
Accepts Filter Type: Screw-on 
Filter Size: 77mm 
Lens Attachment Size: 77mm 
Lens Case - Nikon VRII 70mm-200mm Lens: CL-M2
Lens Hood: HB-48 
Dimensions: 3.4x8.2in. (Diameter x Length), 87x209mm (Diameter x Length) 
Weight - Nikon VRII 70mm-200mm Lens: 54.3oz. (1540g)

Kit Contents
Nikon HB-48 Bayonet Hood
Nikon CL-M2 Case
Nikon 77mm lens cap
LF-1 Rear lens cap
Instruction / User Manual

About Nikon Lenses

Nikon is the only company in the world that manufactures their imaging products all the way from glass manufacturing to finished products. The spirit and technology to freely maneuver light are deeply embedded in Nikon's products. Nikkor is a lens brand for cameras that symbolizes the sprit of Nikon.
The design concept of Nikkor such as: "100 year quality" achieved through the fusion of traditional craftsmanship with the latest technology; lenses of such quality that they are considered works of art reflecting the unique craftsmanship of the master lens makers; High image quality unique to Nikon that is both sharp and expressive; Styling so beautiful it brings a joy of ownership without sacrificing usability.
The highly expected Nikon VR Lenses are professional-grade lenses that is specifically designed for portraits, studio and wedding photographers who need an ultra-fast, quality lenses with a large aperture for low-light circumstances. VR technology remove image blur caused by camera wobble, mainly when shooting in low-light conditions, permitting photographers to use shutter speeds up to three stops slower than they would normally use to obtain sharp, well exposed images.
Prime lenses, are smaller, lighter and more compact than zoom lenses and tend to be faster, offering wide apertures of f/2.8, f/1.8 or even f/1.4. The large apertures let in more light, which benefits the photographer in a number of ways.
Nikon Macro lenses ensure superior optical performance even at close distances that allows you to you take photographs that are 1:2 or 1:1 reproduction, which is life size to life size respectively without the need for any additional accessories. It has both AF (Auto-focus) and MF (manual focus) mechanism. Nikon Macro lenses features IF "Internal Focusing" mechanism for quiet and smooth Auto Focus, yet the length of the Lens doesn't change during AF.
Nikon's Micro-NIKKOR lenses are designed to perform their best from infinity all the way down to their closest focusing distances. Moving in extremely close to the subject using a Micro-NIKKOR lens lets you to fill the entire frame with your subject, allowing you to expand your artistic vision.
Nikon Zoom lenses offers high-performance features in a solid body. Additionally they possess the shortest closest-focusing distance in its class - 0.33m throughout the entire zoom range. Nikon Zoom lenses are perfect for photojournalism and other all-purpose photographic needs.
These elements convey an "authentic ambience" to its owner, and are passed from yesterday to today, and from today to tomorrow, with the aim of bringing greater joy of visual expression to people who take photos.

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This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 30 July, 2009.