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1 NIKKOR VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6

Color Variation[[[Beige]]][[[Pink]]][[[Red]]][[[Khaki]]]New
  • * Color availability may vary according to region.
  • * Some colors are available only for the kit lenses.

Key Features

  • Telephoto zoom lens with superior portability, to expand your shooting opportunity
  • Retractable Lens Mechanism brought compact and lightweight
  • Design elements, colors, and materials are carefully chosen for the camera body design
  • Vibration Reduction (VR) enables sharper pictures when shooting telephoto subjects, dimly lit scenes and other handheld situations
  • Two ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements

Quickly turn your camera on/off by manipulating the lens

Turn the camera on and off simply by extending and retracting the lens. You no longer need to press the power switch.

Note: This function is applicable only to 1 NIKKOR VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6, 1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6, and 1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6. Nikon J1/ V1 accommodate turning the power on only. You must use the latest version firmware.


Lens name
1 NIKKOR VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6
Lens construction (groups/elements)
Angle of view
29°40' to 8°20'
Number of diaphragm
7(rounded diaphragm opening)
Minimum f-stop
Minimum focus distance
from focal plane at all zoom positions
Maximum reproduction ratio
(35mm equivalent ratio)
Approx. 180g (6.3oz)
Dia. x length
Approx. 60 x 61mm
(distance from camera lens mount flange when lens is retracted)
Filter-attachment size
Lens cap type
Lens hood*
Lens case
Lens hood cap
  • *Lens hood names indicate type: HN for Screw-in, HR for Rubber Screw-in, HK for Slip-on, HS for Snap-on and HB for Bayonet.
  • *Specifications are subjects to change without notice.

MTF Chart


Spatial Frequencies
S: Sagittal
M: Meridional
20 lines/mm
60 lines/mm

Lens Construction

: ED glass elements