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Nikon have announced their latest super telephoto lens, a AF-S NIKKOR
200-400mm f/4 lens.
The AF-S NIKKOR 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II is a FX-format compatible telephoto
zoom lens. Armed with VR II vibration reduction and Nano Crystal Coat, it gives an awesome camera shake compensation equivalent to a shutter speed increase of
approximately 4 stops.
The lens is also equipped with A/M (autofocus with
manual override, AF priority) mode
|Lens construction:||24 elements in 17 groups (4 ED and some Nano Crystal Coat-deposited
lens elements), as well as 1 detachable protective glass
|Angle of view:||12°20′ – 6°10′ (8°- 4° for Nikon DX format)|
|Minimum focus distance:||2 m with autofocus, at all zoom settings
1.95 m with manual
focus, at all zoom settings
|No. of diaphragm blades:||9 pcs. (rounded)|
|Diameter x length:||Approximately 124(dia) x 365.5 mm (extension from the camera’s
lens-mount flange with lens protective glass attached)
|Weight:||Approximately 3,360g (with lens protective glass attached)|
|Supplied accessories:||Slip-on front lens cap, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Lens Hood HK-30,
Semi-soft Case CL-L2 (with dedicated interior cushioning material),
Dedicated slip-in filter holder, 52mm Screw-on NC Filter, Dedicated lens
protective glass (attached to the lens), Dedicated lens protective
glass case, Strap LN-1
You may check out the press release as well