Nikon 300mm f/2.8G AF-S VR Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsNikon 300mm f/2.8G AF-S VR Lens
  Nikon 300mm f/2.8G AF-S VR Lens
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? N
Lenses / Groups 11/8
Angle of View: Diagonal 8°10'
Angle of View: Horizontal
Angle of View: Vertical
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 9
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 101.3 oz
Actual Weight 101.8 oz
Lens Hood Weight 6.5 oz
In-Use Weight 108.4 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 4.88 x 10.55”
Measured Size (DxL) 4.88 x 10.89”
Max Diameter at Tripod Ring 5.4”
Max Length at Full Extension 10.89”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? / N
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 5.84 x 4.83”
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 14.7 / 14.7”
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus / 2.36”
Filter Size 52mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type SWM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 86.4”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 85”
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.16x
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? Y /
Zoom Ring Lock Switch?
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / HK-30 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / /
Extender Compatible? Y
Case Included? / Type? Y / CL-L1 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 300mm = 33.77'
420mm = 46.22' (w/ 1.4x)
600mm x 400mm Target:
500mm = 28.92' (w/ 1.7x)
600mm = 33.21' (w/ 2.0x)
Year Introduced 2009
Year Discontinued 2010
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