Nikon Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR
Compact mirrorless telephoto zoom lens
Frame unique portraits. Capture distant action. With a maximum focal length of 250 mm, this fast-focusing 5x zoom lens offers more reach than most. Perfect for travel, it’s a great all-round performer that delivers beautifully sharp photos and movies.
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More light. More freedom
Opportunities abound with a telephoto zoom this versatile. You have the reach to bring distant scenes into sharp focus with the Nikon Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR. The focusing speed to nail the action. No matter what you shoot, the wide Nikon Z mount lets the lens capture more light across the entire frame. You get more detail, depth, and colour in every photo and movie.
Enjoy the freedom to zoom in for dramatic close-ups of distant subjects, or go wide to frame the whole scene. You’ll capture action with real clarity, even when it’s moving fast.
You can capture portraits with smooth bokeh from a distance, even in low light with the Nikon Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR. A minimum focus distance of just 0.5 m lets you focus sharply on subjects that are closer.
Whether you’re setting the scene or zooming in on distant skylines, this lens focuses smoothly and quietly. You get 4K video footage that’s sharp and steady, even if you film while walking.
Zoom into life
Photos or movies, this NIKKOR Z lens excels in the moment. In-lens Vibration Reduction lets you shoot at shutter speeds up to 5 stops slower than otherwise possible.¹ You can capture clearer photos as daylight fades, or film without the unwanted effects of camera shake. Focusing is fast and virtually silent.
The silent control ring can be used for key functions including manual focus, aperture control (great for fading in or out during video recording), or exposure compensation.
Never miss a shooting opportunity. The button-free retractable-lens mechanism is quick and easy to use. You simply extend or retract the lens by rotating the zoom ring.
This DX mirrorless telephoto zoom is super-compact when retracted. When you retract the lens, it locks in place so it won’t slip and extend while it’s in your bag.
Nikon Z mount
f/4.5 to 6.3
f/22 to 32
16 elements in 12groups (including 1 ED element)
Angle of view
31° 30′ to 6° 30′ (DX image area)
Focal length scale
Graduated in millimeters (50, 70, 100, 135, 200, 250)
Internal focusing system
Minimum focus distance
50 mm zoom position: 0.5 m (1.64 ft), 70 mm zoom position: 0.52 m (1.71 ft), 100 mm zoom position: 0.58 m (1.91 ft), 135 mm zoom position: 0.65 m (2.14 ft), 200 mm zoom position: 0.83 m (2.73 ft), 250 mm zoom position: 1.0 m (3.29 ft) (measured from focal plane)
Maximum reproduction ratio
Yes. Lens shift using voice coil motors (VCMs)
No. of diaphragm blades
7 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Filter attachment size
62 mm (P = 0.75 mm)
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)
Approx. 74 mm/3 in. maximum diameter x 110 mm/4.4 in. (distance from camera lens mount flange when lens is retracted)
Approx. 405 g (14.3 oz.)
LC-62B 62 mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-N1 Rear Lens Cap
Nikon reserves the right to change the appearance, specifications, and performance of this product at any time and without prior notice.
¹ Based on CIPA standards