Professional, fast aperture, telephoto zoom lens with Vibration Reduction, and Nano Crystal coat. Boasts superb edge-to-corner sharpness and fast, quiet autofocus that offers outstandingly sharp images under any lighting conditions. Weather sealed magnesium body to meet the most challenging professional needs.
Maximum aperture f/2.8 Minimum aperture f/22. Lens construction 21 elements in 16 groups (with 7 ED and some Nano Crystal Coat-deposited lens elements) Angle of view 34°20’ – 12°20’ (22°50’ – 8° with Nikon DX format) Minimum focus distance 1.4 m/4.6 ft. (throughout entire zoom range) Maximum reproduction ratio 0.12x No. of diaphragm blades 9 (rounded) Filter attachment size 77mm Diameter x length (extension from lens mount) Approximately 87 x 205.5 mm/3.4 x 8.1 in. Weight Approximately 1,540 g/3.4 lb. Supplied accessories 77mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-77, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-48, Semi-soft case CL-M2