Trusted by countless professionals, the ultra-fast AF-S NIKKOR 200mm f/2G ED VR II prime lens has captured exceptional moments in sports, music, theater and studio portraiture. Incorporating the superior optical design and features of its predecessor plus Nikon's second generation Vibration Reduction (VR II) imagestablization system with tripod detection mode, Nano Crystal Coat (N) for minimal ghosting and lens flare and much more, the AF-S NIKKOR 200mm f/2G ED VR II is the lens of choice for serious photographers who want to produce razor-sharp images under the most demanding conditions.
The upgraded AF-S NIKKOR 200mm f/2G ED VR II produces razor-sharp images under the most demanding conditions including indoor sports, concerts, theater, wildlife, portraiture and more. Its ultra-fast f/2 maximum aperture renders shallow depth-of-field with beautiful background blur (bokeh) and is ideal for photographers seeking to freeze movement with fast shutter speeds in low lighting conditions.
The AF-S NIKKOR 200mm f/2G ED VR II produces action-freezing, razor-sharp images, even in the most demanding conditions. Nikon VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization provides 3.0 stops* of blur free handheld shooting, assuringdramatically sharper still images and HD video capture. Nano Crystal Coat (N) reduces ghosting and internal lens flare across a wide range of wavelengths for greater image clarity. Enhanced dust and moisture-resistance, magnesium die-castbarrel construction and a protective meniscus front lens ensure a lifetime of consistent performance for even the most demanding shooters.
A Nikon in-lens technology that improves image stability by automatically compensating for camera shake. Lenses that offer VR will feature the abbreviation VR on the lens barrel.AF-S NIKKOR lenses feature Nikon's Silent Wave Motor, which represents a significant advance in AF lens technology. An anti-reflective coating developed by Nikon that virtually eliminates internallens element reflections across a wide range of wavelengths. An optical glass developed by Nikon that is used with normal optical glass in telephoto lenses to obtain optimum correction of chromatic aberrations. A/M stands for Auto-Priority Manual Mode. This mode also enables an easy transition from autofocus to manual during AF operation. However, mode switch sensitivity has been altered to reduce the possibility of sudden unintentional switching to manual focus while shooting. Select NIKKOR lenses have a focusing mode which allows switching from automatic to manual focusing with virtually no lag time by simply turning the focusing ring on the lens. This makes it possible to seamlessly switch to fine manual focusing while looking through the viewfinder. A NIKKOR lens in which only the internal lens group shifts during focusing. These lenses will be designated with the abbreviation IF on the lens barrel.
•Silent Wave Motor
•Nano Crystal Coat
•ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass
•Auto-Priority Manual Mode
•Quick automatic to manual focus switch
|F stop range||F2-22|
|Camera Mount Type||Nikon F|
|Format Compatibility||Nikon FX/35mm Film
|Construction||9 Groups / 13 Elements|
|Picture Angle||12°20' (8°when used in DX Crop mode or with DX-format D-SLR)|
|Minimum Focus Distance||1.9 m/6.2 ft. in AF mode|
|Maximum Reproduction Ratio||0.12x|
|VR (Vibration Reduction)||Yes. Provides up to 4 stops of compensation|
|Advanced Coating||Nikon Nano Crystal Coat (N)|
|ED (Extra Low Dispersion) Elements||3|
|Super ED (Extra Low Dispersion) Elements||1|
|Focusing||Autofocus with Silent Wave Motor (SWM) and manual focus|
|Internal Focus (IF)||Yes|
|Aperture Control||Via camera Command Dial|
|Diaphragm Blades||9 (rounded)|
|Filter Attachment Size||52mm Screw-on|
|Dimensions (diameter x length)||(Approx.) 4.9 x 8.0 in. / 124 x 203 mm|
|Weight||(Approx.) 6.5 lbs. / 103.4 oz / 2930 g|