The Nikon 80-400mm AF-s is a high-performance telephoto zoom lens for use with Nikon SLRs.
With a broad 80-400mm focal range and superior optical design, this lens is suited to a variety of subjects including wildlife, landscapes and sports.
Nikon’s Vibration Reduction system lets you shoot at shutter speeds up to four stops slower for steady images at any focal length when shooting handheld. Four ED (Extra-low Dispersion) and one Super ED glass elements correct chromatic aberration and the kind of optical color defects that can occur at longer focal lengths.
Nikon 80-400mm F4.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S Lens Key Features:
Superb optical performance: four ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements and one Super ED glass element help correct chromatic aberration and optical color defects, which can occur at longer focal lengths.
Nano Crystal Coat greatly reduces ghosting and flare even in backlit situations.
Vibration Reduction (VR) system with Normal, Active and Tripod modes. Minimizes camera shake and lets you shoot at shutter speeds up to four stops slower.
Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables fast, quiet and accurate autofocus.
Three focus modes: A/M (autofocus with manual override, AF priority), M/A (autofocus with manual override, manual priority) and M (manual focus).
Focus limit switch: “FULL” and ∞-6m, which lets you reduce focusing time when shooting within a specific distance range.
Lens barrel lock prevents the barrel extending under its weight when the lens is not in use.
Nikon 80-400mm F4.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S Lens Key Specification:
Lens construction: 20 elements in 12 groups (including 4 ED lens elements, 1 super ED lens element, and lens elements with a Nano-Crystal coating)
Focusing: Nikon Internal Focusing (IF) System with autofocus controlled by Silent Wave Motor and separate focus ring for manual focus
Diaphragm blades: 9 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Filter-attachment size: 77 mm
Dimensions: 95.5 mm maximum diameter x 203 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)
Weight: 1570 g (including tripod collar)
Included Accessories: HB-65 Lens Hood, Tripod Collar Ring, Lens Cap LF-4, Lens Case CL-M2, Lens Cap LC-77