Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S is a Fixed aperture Auto Focus (AF) Super Telephoto Prime
lens with Optical Image stabilization and 35mm FF max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with Nikon Z mount cameras.
What type of photography is the Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S lens good for?
The type of photography that you are planning to use the Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated its suitability to various photography scenarios:
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S is a member of Nikon's S-Line series of lenses. Below you can see the latest lenses in this series.
S-Line Series Lenses in Nikon Z Mount
Reasons to Buy Nikon Nikkor Z 600mm F4 TC VR S Lens
Here, we've included a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of the Nikon Nikkor Z 600mm F4 TC VR S lens in a list form to help you determine whether it offers the features you need.
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| Optical Image Stabilization (up to 5.5 stops)
| Built-in 1.40x Teleconverter
| Weather Sealed
| AF/MF Switch on Lens
| Mode Switch on Lens
| Focus Range Limiter
| Focus Hold Button
| Compatible with Nikon Teleconverters
| Hood supplied
| Tripod Collar
| Full-time Manual Focusing
| Focus Distance Limiter
| Covers Full-Frame Sensor
|9 Diaphragm Blades
| 600mm reach great for Wildlife Photography
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Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S is compatible with cameras that have Nikon Z lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Nikon Z lenses are Nikon Z30, Nikon Z9 and Nikon Z fc.
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
Size and weight is a very important decision factor when searching for your next lens. Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S has a maximum diameter of 165mm and total length of 437mm. It weighs 3260g / 115.0 oz.
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S has a filter thread of 46mm.
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S has a fixed focal lenght of 600mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 900mm.
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S is compatible with the Teleconverter lenses below:
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S Focal Range and Aperture Change with Teleconverter
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S 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 600mm F4 TC VR S with a weather sealed camera body such as Nikon Z30, Nikon Z9 and Nikon Z fc.
Optical Image Stabilization
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S features an optical image stabilization system which helps to reduce the blur that occurs due to shaking during hand-held shooting. Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S's stabilization system is effective up to 5.5 stops.
With a total length of 437mm and a weight of 3260g, the Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S is a large lens. Fortunately, it comes with a tripod collar which you can use to attach the lens directly to a tripod or monopod instead of attaching the camera. This connection helps to better balance the lens/kit combination.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.14x and has a minimum focusing distance of 4.5m. 0.14x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S has a max aperture of F4 and a minimum aperture of F32.
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S's optical formula consists of 26 elements in 20 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- 3 Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) elements
- 2 Super ED elements
- 2 short-wavelength refractive (SR) elements
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos.
Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S is available in Black color.
Popular Comparisons of Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S
Here is the eight most popular comparisons of Nikon 600mm F4 TC VR S amongst Camera Decision readers.