Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR is a Variable aperture Auto Focus (AF) Superzoom Zoom
lens with Optical Image stabilization and APS-C / DX max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with F(DX) Mount
What type of photography is the Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR lens good for?
The choice of photography type for which you intend to use the Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR is a crucial decision factor. Below, we have assessed its suitability for various photography scenarios:
Reasons to Buy the Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR Lens
Here we've included a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of the Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR lens in a list form to assist you in determining whether it offers the features you need.
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| Optical Image Stabilization
| Full-time Manual Focusing
| Versatile Lens with a Zoom Ratio of 7x
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| Lens Extends while zooming
| Slow Aperture at Tele end
| Variable Aperture
Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR is compatible with cameras that have a Nikon F (DX) lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Nikon F (DX) lenses are Nikon D3500, Nikon D7500 and Nikon D5600.
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
The size and weight are crucial factors to consider when searching for your next lens. Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR has a maximum diameter of 78mm and total length of 97mm when not extended. It weighs 490g / 17.3 oz.
Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR has a filter thread of 67mm. Below are links to the filters that we recommend you to consider for your Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR:
Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR has a focal range of 18-140mm and 7.8X zoom ratio which has a 35mm equivalent focal range of 27-210mm when used on a APS-C / DX format camera.
Optical Image Stabilization
The Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR features an optical image stabilization system which helps to reduce the blur that occurs due to shaking during hand-held shooting.
Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR features Rotary (extending) zoom method where the length of the lens changes as you zoom in or out. This makes it possible to design the lens with a smaller minimum length ( generally when it is zoomed out) compared to internal zoom lenses. The disadvantages of this design are being harder to seal against dust and moisture, weight balance shifting while zooming and zoom creep in certain lenses.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.23x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.45m.
Below are the 3 Superzoom Zoom type Nikon F mount lens alternatives with highest max magnification ratios:
Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR is a variable aperture lens with a max aperture of f3.5 and a minimum aperture of f22 at 18mm, and a max aperture of f5.6 and minimum aperture of f38 at 140mm .
Nikon 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G ED VR's optical formula consists of 17 elements in 12 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- 1 ED (extra-low dispersion) glass element
- 1 aspherical lens element
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