Nikon AF-S DX 55-200mm f4-5.6G ED VR II
OverviewFrom capturing sprawling landscapes to striking architecture, the AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II is ready for every sight that catches your eye. A telephoto zoom lens in an incredibly lightweight body, it is the one lens that takes you closer. Perfectly compatible with the preferred DX-format DSLR of your choice, it empowers you to explore a wide range of photographic to bring your creative vision to life.
Travel lighter, shoot steadier
Go from capturing group photos to close-ups on the sports fields in a snap. With a wide focal length range, the versatile AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II offers the zoom power to get close from afar, minimising the hassle of switching lenses and missing precious opportunities. Its Silent Wave Motor (SWM) drives the lens elements for superior quiet autofocusing, so you can shoot without disturbing your subject. Forget about having to deal with blurry photos, as the AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II comes with Vibration Reduction (VR) that provides an effect equivalent to a shutter speed 4.0 stops faster*1, delivering sharper images and steadier HD videos.
Small but powerful
Weighing just 300g, the AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II is a compact, lightweight lens that comes with a unique retractable mechanism so you can take it everywhere you go. Meticulously built with innovative features, the AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II is designed to pair perfectly with the Nikon D3000 or Nikon D5000 series to create a cohesive, performance-driven DSLR experience to achieve exceptional images as you shoot.
Everything you like to capture with just one lens
The AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II comes with an Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) glass element, which dramatically reduces chromatic aberration to produce stunning image quality in every picture. This effectively minimises your post-processing time so you can spend lesser time adjusting your images and more time capturing what you want. The AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II also takes the most challenging photographic situations such as low light environments and fast-moving subjects in stride, delivering remarkable photos, one shutter click at a time. Its the one lens that takes care of everything, so you can enjoy photography the way you want to.
*1 Measured in accordance with CIPA standards. When used with a DX-format digital SLR camera. Measured at the maximum telephoto position.
|Type||Fmount, Type G AF-S DX lens with built-in CPU|
|Maximum aperture||f/4, –5.6|
|Minimum aperture||f/22, –32|
|Lens construction||13elements in, 9groups, (including 1 ED lens element)|
|Angle of view||28° 50′ – 8°|
|Minimum focus distance||1.1m (3.7ft), from focal plane at all zoom positions|
|VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization||Yes|
|No. of diaphragm blades||7 (rounded diaphragm opening)|
|Filter-attachment size||52mm, 0.75|
|Dimensions||Approx. 70.5 mm maximum diameter x 83 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange when lens is retracted)|
|Weight||Approx.300g (10.6 oz.)|
|AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)||Yes|
|Focus mode||Auto, Manual|
|Focus distance indicator||Yes|
|Focal length scale||Graduated in millimeters (55, 70, 85, 105, 135, 200)|
|Zoom||Manual zoom using independent zoom ring|
|Supplied accessories||52 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-52, Rear Lens Cap|