Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD is an Auto Focus (AF) Telephoto Zoom
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Nikon F (FX) mount cameras.
Tamron replaced the older Tamron SP AF 70-200mm F2.8 Di LD IF MACRO Nikon F FX with this model. Follow the link to read our detailed comparison of these models: Compare Tamron SP 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USD Nikon F FX vs Tamron SP AF 70-200mm F2.8 Di LD IF MACRO Nikon F FX
Lenses in Nikon F (FX) Mount with Same Focal and Aperture Range
Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD is compatible with cameras that have Nikon F (FX)
lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras with Nikon F (FX) lens mount are
Max sensor coverage of Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD is 35mm FF
Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD has a focal range of 70-200mm and 2.9X zoom ratio. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 105 - 300mm.
Optical Image Stabilization
Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD features an optical image stabilization system which helps to reduce the blur that occurs due to shaking during hand-held shooting.
Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD is available in Black color.
Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD 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.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.13x
and has a minimum focusing distance of 1.3m
Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD is a fixed aperture lens with a constant max aperture of f2.8 from 70mm all the way to the 200mm .
Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD's optical formula consists of 23 elements in 17 groups.