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Web Code: 010NIK104  •  Mfr Code: 2186
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  • Super Telephoto Lens
  • DX equivalent 450mm
  • Silent Wave Motor (SWM)
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  • Super Telephoto Lens
  • DX equivalent 450mm
  • Silent Wave Motor (SWM)
  • Filter Diameter: 52mm
  • Vibration Reduction II (VR II) stabilization system with Normal and Active modes. Lets you use shutter speeds that are up to 4 stops slower
  • Nano Crystal coat reduces ghost and flare
  • Three focus modes: instant manual focus override (M/A), manual (M) and instant auto focus override (A/M) that prioritizes autofocus even when the focus ring is in use
  • Closest focusing distance: 2.3 m in AF mode; 2.2 m in MF mode
  • Three ED (Extra low Dispersion) glass elements ensure crisp results
  • SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for fast, quiet autofocus
  • Delivers images with stunning edge-to-edge sharpness and clarity throughout the frame Continued refinements and technologies such as Vibration Reduction (VR) II and optimized autofocus (AF) modes in the lens enhance functionality and improve performance for discerning FX and DX-format digital SLR photographers
  • Whether photographing nature in the wild or at a line of scrimmage, the NIKKOR AF-S 300mm f/2.8 is an essential tool for photographers who require the highest level of image quality for publication and printing
  • Effectively leverages a host of Nikon core technologies, including Nikon VR II image stabilization, which is specifically engineered for each lens model to maximum performance
  • VR II instills confidence by counteracting image blur introduced by camera shake and telephoto magnification, allowing users to shoot up to four shutter speed stops slower (approx.) than otherwise possible, overcoming many of the challenges of handheld shooting.
  • Constructed of die-cast magnesium for maximum durability and strategically sealed to resist dust and moisture, with protective Meniscus glass to safeguard the front element of the lens
  • Optical formula features three Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass elements for superior sharpness, colour and image quality, while minimizing chromatic aberration
  • Exclusive Silent Wave Motor (SWM) technology, which enables high-speed autofocus performance with exceptional accuracy and powerful, super-quiet operation
  • Exclusive Nano Crystal Coat prevents instances of ghosting and flare for even greater image clarity
  • Features a host of professional focusing features that further enhance functionality Photographers can now select from three focus modes to match shooting conditions, including manual mode (M) and autofocus with manual priority (M/A) mode, and the new A/M mode
  • A/M mode enhances AF control with fast, secure switching from automatic and manual focus to adapt to personal shooting preference and techniques
  • Additionally, users can also activate the AF Recall Mode at the press of a button that allows for instant return to a predetermined point of focus to capture shots confidently
  • Specifications:
  • Focal length: 300mm
  • Max/min aperture: Min f/22 Max f/2.8
  • Lens construction: 11 elements in 8 groups (with 3 ED glass elements and Nano Crystal Coat)
  • Picture angle: 8°-10° (5°20' with Nikon DX format)
  • No. diaphragm blades: 9 (rounded)
  • Closest focusing distance: 2.3m (AF); 2.2m (MF)
  • Filter/attachment size: 52mm
  • Diameter x length: Approx. 124 x 267.5 mm
  • Weight: 2,900g
  • Detachable hood and soft case included

Lens Performance

Lens Type: Digital SLR Lenses
Focal Length: 300mm
Maximum Aperture: F2.8
Aperture (Max. & Min.): Max: F2.8; Min: F22
Camera Mount Type: Nikon F
Camera Format: Full-Frame
Angle of View: Full-Frame: 8.17 degrees; APS-C: 5.33 degrees
Minimum Focus Distance: 230 cm / 90.55 in
Maximum Close-Up Magnification: 0.16x
Groups/Elements: 8 Groups / 11 Elements
Diaphragm Blades: 9

Lens Features

Image Stabilization: Yes
Autofocus: Yes
Tripod Collar: Yes


Filter Thread: 52mm
Dimensions (DxL): 124 x 267.5 mm / 4.9 x 10.5 in
Weight: 2900 g / 102.3 oz

Additional Information

Warranty: 1 Year Limited Nikon Canada Warranty

What’s Included:

  • Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 300mm F2.8G ED VR II Lens
  • 52mm Filter Holder
  • 52mm Nikon NC Filter
  • LN-1 Strap
  • HK-30 Slip-On Lens Hood
  • CL-L1 Semi-Soft Case
  • Slip-on Front Lens Cover
  • Rear Lens Cap
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