Spanning wide-angle to super telephoto, the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G ED VR from Nikon is an ideal single-lens solution for photographing in a wide variety of situations. Designed for DX-format cameras, this 27-450mm equivalent zoom features an advanced optical design comprising both aspherical and extra-low dispersion glasses, which help to reduce aberrations and distortions throughout the zoom range for notable clarity and sharpness. A Super Integrated Coating has also been applied to suppress flare and ghosting when working in backlit or harsh lighting conditions. Benefitting the optics is a four stop-effective VR image stabilization system, which minimizes the appearance of camera shake in order to produce sharper handheld imagery. Additionally, a Silent Wave Motor affords quick, quiet autofocus performance along with full-time manual focus override.
All-in-one zoom spans wide-angle to telephoto focal lengths and is designed for Nikon F-mount DX-format cameras, where it provides a 27-450mm equivalent range.
Three aspherical elements are used to reduce spherical aberrations and distortion in order to realize sharp imagery with accurate rendering.
Three extra-low dispersion elements greatly reduce color fringing and chromatic aberrations in order to produce greater clarity and color accuracy.
A Super Integrated Coating has been applied to individual elements to suppress internal reflections, flare, and ghosting for improved contrast and color accuracy when working in strong lighting conditions.
Silent Wave Motor affords quick, quiet, and precise autofocus performance along with full-time manual focus override. An internal focusing design is also used, where only the internal lens groups are moved during focusing, to maintain the overall length of the lens during use and to promote faster focusing speeds.
VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization helps to minimize the appearance of camera shake by 4 stops to benefit shooting handheld in difficult lighting conditions.
Rounded seven-blade diaphragm promotes a pleasing out of focus quality that benefits the use of shallow depth of field and selective focus techniques.
Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G ED VR Lens
Nikon 67mm Snap-On Lens Cap
Nikon LF-4 Rear Lens Cap
Professional 2.2X Telephoto Lens Attachment with Step-Up Rings (62/72; 67/72)
0.43X Wide Angle Lens Attachment with Step-Up Rings (62/72; 67/72)
Multi-Coated 6PC Gradual Color Filter Set 67mm
4PC Macro Lens Filter Kit(+1, +2, +4, +10 Diopter) 67mm
Digital HD UV Filter 67mm
Air Pump / Dust Blower
High-Quality Lens Cleaning Pen
Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
Focal Length 18 to 300mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 27 to 450mm)
Maximum Aperture f/3.5 to 6.3
Minimum Aperture f/22
Lens Mount Nikon F
Lens Format Coverage APS-C
Angle of View 76° to 5° 20'
Minimum Focus Distance 1.57' / 48 cm
Maximum Magnification 0.32x
Optical Design 16 Elements in 12 Groups
Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded
Focus Type Autofocus
Image Stabilization Yes
Filter Size 67 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L) 3.09 x 3.9" / 78.5 x 99 mm
Length at Maximum Extension 7.02" / 178.2 mm
Weight 1.21 lb / 550 g
Package Weight 1.62 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.3 x 4.8 x 4.7"