Nikon 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II

489.99

  • For DX-Format D-SLRs
  • Wide Angle To Telephoto Versatility
  • VR II Image Stabilization
  • Extra-Low Dispersion Elements
  • Three Aspherical Lens Elements
  • Silent Wave Motor
  • Rounded 7-Blade Diaphragm

 

 

Description

Popular, all-round DX-format 11.1 x zoom lens. Equipped with Nikon’s Vibration Reduction system and exclusive Silent Wave Motor (SWM), the Nikon 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II offers superb performance in low-light, delivering steady images to both the sensor and viewfinder, and features fast, quiet autofocus. The high quality optical design boasts Nikon’s Super Integrated Coating and two ED glass elements for superb color reproduction and minimized distortion. A practical zoom-lock switch keeps the lens secure when not in use. Great value for money, this is a flexible all-in-one lens – ideal for capturing everything from wide landscapes to close-ups of distant subjects.

Key features

DX format 11.1x zoom lens with 18 to 200mm focal range (35mm equivalent: 15-36mm)

Vibration Reduction II (VR II) stabilization system with Normal and Active modes. Enables more flexible hand-held shooting and lets you use shutter speeds that are up to 3.5* stops slower.

2 ED glass and 3 aspherical lens elements ensure high resolution and superior contrast.

SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for fast, whisper-quiet autofocus.

M/A mode for rapid switching between Autofocus and Manual focus operation.

7-blade rounded diaphragm opening makes out-of-focus elements blend together smoothly for natural-looking backgrounds.

High-grade Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC) greatly reduces ghosting and flare and ensures outstanding color reproduction.

Specifications

Focal length 18-200mm
Maximum aperture f/3.5-5.6
Minimum aperture f/22-36
Lens construction 16 elements in 12 groups (with two ED glass and three aspherical lens elements)
Picture angle 76°-8°
Closest focusing distance 0.5 m/1.6 ft.
No. of diaphragm blades 7 (rounded)
Filter/attachment size 72mm
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount) Approximately 77 x 96.5 mm/3.0 x 3.8 in.
Weight Approximately 565 g/19.9oz
Supplied accessories 72mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-72, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-35, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1018
Footnote Specifications and equipment are subject to change without notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer. Information current as of July 2009.Copyright © 2009 Nikon Corporation