Nikon AF-S 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

FX Format. Versatile zoom lens offers a broad focal length range perfect for travel, landscapes, and distant subjects. Equipped with Nikon VR II image stabilisation, compensating camera shake...

Nikon AF-S 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

Nikon AF-S 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

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Nikon AF-S 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

  • The Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR is a 10.7x super-telephoto lens that covers a broad range of focal lengths from the wide-angle 28 mm to telephoto 300 mm.
  • A 10.7x, high-performance and high-power zoom lens covering focal lengths from 28 mm to 300 mm
  • This single 10.7x lens covers a broad range of angles of view, making it extremely practical for shooting at a variety of focal lengths, from wide-angle landscape shots to telephoto shooting.
  • A size and weight that makes it very portable
  • Built-in vibration reduction (VR II) offering camera shake compensation equivalent to a shutter speed increase of approximately four steps
  • Equipped with two VR modes, Normal and Active, the vibration reduction function responds to a variety of shooting scenes
  • The f/5.6 maximum aperture at the maximum telephoto position enables capture of bright images
  • Equipped with two ED and three aspherical lens elements for superior optical performance
  • Nikon's internal focusing (IF) system has been adopted with no increase in the length of the lens
  • Equipped with a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for extremely quiet autofocusing
  • Equipped with two focus modes, M/A (autofocus with manual override) and M (manual)
  • A zoom lock has been adopted to prevent the lens from extending due to its own weight

A zoom range with endless possibilities

Unleash your creativity with the AF-S Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR’s powerful 10.7x zoom. Cover a wide range of focal lengths to get the best out of every subject - from breathtaking panoramas, to natural portraits or dramatic telephoto close-ups. With a minimum focus distance of 0.5m, the lens produces macros with an astounding level of detail.

Stunning image quality from edge to edge

The AF-S Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR is unsurpassed at capturing impressive photos and HD video at any range. Full-frame sharpness and lifelike image reproduction is achieved through the use of Aspherical lens elements. Extra-low Dispersion glass and Super Integrated Coating enhance the flow of light, resulting in images and HD videos with excellent sharpness, colour and contrast

Engineered for superior performance

This zoom lens also features our most innovative technologies to ensure peak performance at any range and in any situation. Our Silent Wave Motor (SWM) allows high-speed and quiet autofocusing for impeccably focussed images. Vibration Reduction image stabilisation technology effectively increases performance by 3.5 stops* resulting in crisp images when shooting handheld or in low-light environment.


*Based on CIPA Standard. This value is achieved when FX-format compatible lenses are attached to an FX-format digital SLR camera and zoom lenses are set at the maximum telephoto position.

    • Lens Construction (Elements/Groups)

    • 19 elements / 14 groups (2 ED and 3 aspherical lens elements)

    • Picture Angle with 35mm (135) format

    • 75°-8° 10'

    • Picture Angle with Nikon DX Format

    • 53°-5° 20'

    • Minimum f/stop

    • 22-38

    • Closest focusing distance

    • 0.5m

    • Maximum reproduction ratio

    • 0.32x (at maximum telephoto position)

    • Filter Attachment Size

    • 77mm

    • Lens Cap

    • Snap-on

    • Lens Hood

    • HB-50

    • Lens Case

    • CL-1120

    • Dimensions (approx.) (from the camera’s lens mounting flange)

    • Approx. 83 x 114.5mm

    • Weight (approx.)

    • Approx. 800g

    • Supplied Accessories (may differ by country or area)

    • Front Lens Cap LC-77, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-50, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1120