AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED

AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED


A High-performance telephoto zoom lens that combines Nikon’s most advanced features and specifications with remarkable value.

  • 4.3x, 70-300mm telephoto zoom (picture angle, when used with Nikon DX format digital SLRs is equivalent to a 105-450mm on a 35mm format SLR)
  • The VRII minimizes camera shake by offering the equivalent of a shutter speed 4 stops faster. Normal and Active modes are available
  • Two ED glass elements
  • The SWM enables fast and quiet autofocusing, and smooth switching between autofocus and manual operation
  • Two focus modes are available — M/A and M
  • The IF design provides a constant lens length and eliminates rotation of the front lens element, facilitating the use of circular polarizing filters
  • Nine-blade rounded diaphragm opening


Focal length70 - 300mm
Lens construction17 elements in 12 groups
Number of diaphragm blades9
Maximum f/ stopf/40
Minimum f/ stopf/4.5
Closest focusing distance150cm
Maximum reproduction ratio1/4
External front filterNo filter possible
Suited for 35mm camera's as well?Yes