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AF Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6D ED (4.3x)

Key Features

  • Powerful 4.3x telephoto zoom lens
  • Rotating zoom ring for precise zoom operation
  • ED glass for high resolution and high contrast even at maximum aperture


Focal length
70, 100, 135, 200, 300mm
Maximum aperture
Minimum aperture
Lens construction
13 elements in 9 groups (1 ED glass element)
Picture angle
34°20' - 8°10' [22°50' - 5°20' with Nikon digital cameras (Nikon DX format)]
Closest focusing distance
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
Filter/attachment size
Diameter x length
(extension from the camera’s lens-mount flange)
74×116 mm
Supplied accessories
62mm snap-on front lens cap, Rear lens cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-15
  • Specifications are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer.

MTF Chart


Spatial Frequencies
S: Sagittal
M: Meridional
10 lines/mm
30 lines/mm

Lens Construction

: Aspherical lens elements
: ED glass elements
: Super ED glass elements