This telephoto lens gives super flexibility (the equivalent of 82.5-450mm in 35mm camera terms). Featuring second generation Vibration Reduction, four extra stops of shooting are possible in low light, or if you are looking to shoot without a tripod. Also has two ED (Extra Low Dispersion elements and one HRI (High Refractive Index) element to give accurate, sharp images. The Silent Wave Motor gives fast and quiet focusing, plus the lens mount is weather sealed.
- Lens Construction: 17 Elements in 11 Groups
- Minimum Aperture: f22-29
- Angle of View: 28°50'-5°20'
- closest Focus: 1.4m (4.6ft)
- Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.28x
- Diaphragm Blades: 9 (rounded)
- Focus Modes: A or M
NB. This lens is designed for DX-format digital SLR cameras only.