Focal length 70-200 mm
Maximum aperture f/2.8
Minimum aperture f/22
Lens construction 22 elements in 18 groups (including 6 ED glass, 1 fluorite, 1 HRI lens elements, and lens elements with Nano Crystal Coat or fluorine coat)
Angle of view Nikon FX-format D-SLR cameras: 34°20'-12°20'
Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras: 22°50'-8°00'
Minimum focus distance 1.1 m/3.61 ft from focal plane
Maximum reproduction ratio 0.21x
Diaphragm blades 9 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Filter-attachment size 77 mm (P = 0.75 mm)
Dimensions Approximately 88.5 mm maximum diameter x 202.5 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)
Weight Approximately 1430 g/3 lb 2.5 oz
Supplied accessories LC-77 77 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-4 Rear Lens Cap, HB-78 Bayonet Hood, CL-M2 Lens Case
Compatible accessories 77 mm screw-on filters, AF-I/AF-S Teleconverters TC-14E/TC-14E II/TC-14E III/ TC-17E II/TC-20E/TC-20E II/TC-20E III

MTF Chart

• Wide

• Tele

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

How to read the MTF chart

Lens Construction

  • Fluorite lens element
  • ED glass elements

F mount Lenses

Zoom

Wide Zoom

Normal Zoom

Telephoto Zoom

Single-Focal Length

Wide

Normal

Telephoto

Special-Purpose

Micro

Fisheye

PC, PC-E

Teleconverters

Manual-focus

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