Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR is an Auto Focus (AF) Telephoto Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Nikon F (FX) mount cameras.Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR was replaced with Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200mm f2G ED VR II. Follow the link to read our comparison of these lenses: Compare Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200mm f2G ED-IF VR vs Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200mm f2G ED VR II
Lenses in Nikon F (FX) Mount with Same Focal and Aperture Range
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR is compatible with cameras that have Nikon F (FX) lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Nikon F (FX) lenses are Nikon D6, Nikon D780 and Nikon D3500.
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR has a fixed focal lenght of 200mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 300mm.
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR is compatible with the Teleconverter lenses below:
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR Focal Range and Aperture Change with Teleconverter
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR is a weather sealed lens which provides an extra protection to prevent water and dust get inside the lens and camera body under light rain, snow and wind. In order to have an effective protection, you have to pair the Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR with a weather sealed camera body such as Nikon D6, Nikon D780 and Nikon D850.
Optical Image Stabilization
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR features an optical image stabilization system which helps to reduce the blur that occurs due to shaking during hand-held shooting.
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR features Rotary (internal) zoom method where the length of the lens doesn't change while you are zooming in or out. Even though this design has a size disadvantage in general compare to extending designs, it has the benefits of better sealing against dust and moisture, no zoom creep and no weight balance shift while zooming.
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR has a max aperture of F2.0 and a minimum aperture of F22.0.
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR's optical formula consists of 13 elements in 9 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- 3 ED
- 1 Super ED glass elements 1 meniscus protective lens
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos. The model number of the hood is HK-31.
Nikon 200mm f2G ED-IF VR is available in Black color.
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