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  • Manufacturer: NIKON
  • UPC #018208021970
  • Model #2197
  • Compact 5.5X DX-format telephoto zoom lens with High Refractive Index lens element and ED glass is Ideal for capturing distant subjects at athletic events, family pictures, dramatic sunsets, travel and more. VR II image stabilization for handheld shooting at up to 4 shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible, assuring dramatically sharper still images and stable video capture.

     

     

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    Detailed Description
    (Manufacturer # 2197 )


    Features


    Compact DX-format zoom lens with High Refractive Index lens element, ED glass and VR II image stabilization

    Expanded photo and video opportunities that's designed to bring the action closer to the photographer.


    Nikon VR II Image Stabilization

    Vibration Reduction, engineered specifically for each VR NIKKOR lens, enables handheld shooting at up to 4 shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible, assuring dramatically sharper still images

    and video capture.


    HRI (High Refractive Index) Lens Element

    HRI lens element is essential to keeping the lens compact while offering high contrast even at maximum aperture.

    5.5X Telephoto Zoom lens

    Ideal for capturing distant subjects at athletic events, family pictures, dramatic sunsets, travel and more. Angle of view equivalent to a focal length of 82.5 to 450mm in FX/35mm format D-SLR.


    Tripod Detection Mode

    Reduces vibration that may occur due to shutter release when mounted on a tripod.


    2 Extra-low Dispersion (ED) Elements

    Effectively minimizes chromatic aberration, even at the widest aperture settings.


    Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC)

    Enhances light transmission efficiency and offers superior color consistency and reduces flare.

    Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm

    Renders more natural appearance of out-of-focus image areas.


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    • Mount Type

      Nikon F-Bayonet

    • Focal Length Range

      55-300mm

    • Zoom Ratio

      5.5x

    • Maximum Aperture

      f/4.5

    • Minimum Aperture

      f/22

    • Format

      DX

    • Maximum Angle of View (DX-format)

      28°50'

    • Minimum Angle of View (DX-format)

      5°20'

    • Maximum Reproduction Ratio

      0.28x

    • Lens Elements

      17

    • Lens Groups

      11

    • High Refractive Index Elements

      1

    • Compatible Format(s)

      DX
      FX in DX Crop Mode

    • VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization

      Yes

    • Diaphragm Blades

      9

    • Distance Information

      Yes

    • ED Glass Elements

      2

    • Super Integrated Coating

      Yes

    • Autofocus

      Yes

    • AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)

      Yes

    • Minimum Focus Distance

      4.6 ft. (1.4m)

    • Focus Mode

      Auto/Manual

    • Filter Size

      58mm

    • Accepts Filter Type

      Screw-on

    • Dimensions

      (Approx.) 3.0x4.8 in. (Diameter x Length)
      76.5x123mm (Diameter x Length)

    • Weight

      (Approx.) 18.7 oz. (580g)

    • Supplied Accessories

      • HB-57 Snap-on Type Lens Hood

      • LC-58 Snap-on Front Lens Cap

      • LF-4 Rear Lens Cap

      • CL-1020 Soft Lens Case







    Technical Specifications   [return to top]
     Specification Value
    Mount: Nikon
    Type: Telephoto



     

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