Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/4G ED VR

Nikon FX format, it covers the 70–200mm range of focal lengths with a fixed maximum aperture of f/4 with focusing from infinity to close-up.

Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/4G ED VR

Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/4G ED VR

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Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/4G ED VR

The AF-S Nikon 70-200mm f/4G ED VR is a compact and lightweight f/4 FX-format compatible telephoto zoom lens. It delivers unparalleled image quality and offers the power of an extensive range of focal lengths, from 70 to 200mm. At a mere 850g, the AF-S Nikon 70-200mm f/4G ED VR is unmatched in Nikon ’s Telephoto Zoom class for portability and ultra-high performance. It also possesses Vibration Reduction function to enhance image quality. This lens fulfills the needs of professionals like never before.

  • Compact and lightweight, FX-format compatible telephoto zoom lens covering focal-length range from 70 to 200 mm for superior mobility
  • Nano Crystal Coat effectively reduces ghost and flare
  • VR (Vibration Reduction) minimizes camera shake by offering the equivalent of a shutter speed approximately five stops faster
  • Silent Wave Motor (SWM) realizes quiet AF operation
  • Two focus modes are available – A/M (autofocus with manual override, AF priority) and M (manual focus)
  • Minimum focus distance of 1.0 m/3.3 ft
  • AF is possible even with 2x teleconverters when attached to f/8-compatible body

Impressive telephoto performance and versatility

This  versatile lens is 180mm in length and weighs approximately 850g, making it exceptional for travel or extended shoots. Its 70-200mm zoom range opens up a range of shooting styles, from portraits to telephoto close-ups and everything in between. An additional reach of up to 2x magnification can be achieved by coupling the lens with one of our fully compatible teleconverters. The in-lens Vibration Reduction technology minimises image blur caused by camera shake and offers the equivalent of shooting at a shutter speed 4.0 stops* faster, allowing for superior performance when shooting without a tripod.

Extraordinary images at any distance

The AF-S Nikon 70-200mm f/4G ED VR is engineered for high-quality stills and videos across its entire zoom range. Our exclusive Nano Crystal Coat eliminates ghosting and flare for improved clarity. Three Extra-low Dispersion elements eliminate chromatic aberrations to maximise sharpness and enhance colour. Its advanced Silent Wave Motor (SWM) is the ideal complement to the advanced optics. This sophisticated system silently achieves continuous autofocusing with great precision.

See the AF-S Nikon 70-200mm f/4G ED VR in action

Photographing Mongolia’s majestic Golden Eagles is no small feat. See how featured professional photographer Scott A. Woodward and photography enthusiast Chantal Windley use the AF-S Nikon 70-200mm f/4G ED VR to get up close and capture the birds in their full glory.

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

    • Type

    • Type G AF-S lens with built-in CPU and F mount

    • Focal length

    • 70-200 mm

    • Maximum aperture

    • f/4

    • Minimum aperture

    • f/32

    • Lens construction

    • 20 elements in 14 groups (including 3 ED lens elements, one HRI lens element, and lens elements with Nano-Crystal coatings)

    • Angle of view

    • Nikon film SLR and FX-format D-SLR cameras: 34° 20′ - 12° 20′ Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras: 22° 50' - 8° IX240 system cameras: 27° 40' - 9° 50'

    • Focusing

    • Nikon Internal Focusing (IF) System with autofocus controlled by Silent Wave Motor and separate focus ring for manual focus

    • Minimum focus distance

    • 1 m (3.28 ft) from focal plane at all zoom positions

    • Maximum reproduction ratio

    • Approx. 0.274x

    • No. of diaphragm blades

    • 9 (rounded diaphragm opening)

    • Diaphragm

    • Fully automatic

    • Aperture range

    • f/4 to f/32

    • Filter-attachment size

    • 67 mm (P = 0.75 mm)

    • Dimensions

    • Approx. 78 mm maximum diameter x 178.5 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)

    • Weight

    • Approx. 850 g (30.0 oz)