Enjoy fast-aperture f/2.8 Nikkor Super Telephoto performance, optimized for edge-to-edge sharpness for both FX and DX-format Nikon D-SLRs--perfect for action and sports photojournalism, wildlife photography and more.
Lens Features & Highlights
Nikon VR II (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization
Vibration Reduction is engineered specifically for each VR Nikkor lens. VR II enables handheld shooting at up to 4 shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible, assuring dramatically sharper images.
Exclusive Nano Crystal Coat
Further reduces ghosting and internal flare for even greater image clarity.
Three Extra-low Dispersion (ED) Elements
Offers superior sharpness and color correction by effectively minimizing chromatic aberration, even at wide apertures.
Aspherical Lens Element
Virtually eliminates coma and other aberrations, promoting image integrity.
Nikon Silent Wave Motor (SWM)
Delivers fast, accurate and quiet autofocusing.
Three Focus Modes
A/M mode joins the familiar M/A and M modes, enhancing AF control versatility with fast, secure switching between auto and manual focus to accommodate personal shooting techniques.
Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC)
Enhances light transmission efficiency and offers superior color consistency and reduced flare.
AF Memory Recall
Allows instant return to a predetermined point of focus.
Featuring enhanced dust and moisture resistance, magnesium die-cast barrel construction and a protective meniscus front lens.
Tripod Detection Mode
Detects and compensates for the specific vibrations encountered when shooting on a tripod with VR on.
Close Focusing to 7.2 feet
Focus to 7.2 feet in manual focus or 7.5 feet in autofocus, enabling striking image perspectives.
Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm
Renders more natural appearance of out-of-focus image areas.
- Mount Type Nikon F-Bayonet
- Focal Length 300mm
- Maximum Aperture 2.8
- Minimum Aperture 22
- Angle of View 8 10' (5 20' with Nikon DX-format)
- Brand Name: Nikon
- Model: 300mm VR II
- Minimum focal length: 300 millimeters
- Maximum focal length: 300 millimeters