nikon 200400 Nikon Announces Super Telephoto Zoom Lens AF S NIKKOR 200 400mm

Nikon have announced their latest super telephoto lens, a AF-S NIKKOR 200-400mm f/4 lens. Some awesome quality.

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nikon 200400 Nikon Announces Super Telephoto Zoom Lens AF S NIKKOR 200 400mm

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

AF-S NIKKOR 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II specifications

Focal length:200-400mm
Maximum aperture:f/4
Minimum aperture:f/32
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)
Filter/attachment size:52mm
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