Powerful Reach, Beautiful Results
The AF-P NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR is an advanced lens that draws peak performance from Nikon’s latest generation of FX and DX cameras. Its versatile 70–300mm focal length range (105–450mm on DX cameras) is great for everything from portraits to close-ups of nature and wildlife.
Softly Blurred Backgrounds
With an f/5.6 maximum aperture at 300mm and a nine-blade rounded diaphragm, the AF-P NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR produces a soft, round bokeh blur that beautifully complements its telephoto perspective.
4.5 Stops of Vibration Reduction
Nikon continues to innovate in Vibration Reduction technology, opening new possibilities for handheld shooting and enhancing low-light capabilities, especially useful for a day shooting at the zoo, school sports or family events.
Compact and Lightweight
At just 24 ounces, the AF-P NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR is comfortable and balanced, even on Nikon’s most compact DSLR cameras. Its Internal Focusing (IF) design keeps the lens shorter, and its smooth focus ring lets you seamlessly take control when needed.
Dust- and Drip Resistant and Silky Smooth Zoom Control
The lens is sealed to protect against dust and water droplets letting you follow your passion wherever it leads. The AF-P NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR’s large, comfortable zoom ring provides optimal torque for smooth, even zooming across the entire range.
Close Focusing and Consistent High-Speed Shooting
Get as close as 3.9 feet from your subject with a maximum reproduction ratio of 0.25x for dazzling close-ups at 300mm. A specialized electromagnetic diaphragm mechanism (E) operates in precise sync with the camera’s shutter for reliable exposure control during high-speed sequences.
Mount Type: Nikon F-Bayonet; Built-in CPU
Focal Length Range: 70 – 300mm
Zoom Ratio: 4.3x
Maximum Aperture: f/ 4.5-5.6
Minimum Aperture: f/ 32-40
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format): 22°50′
Minimum Angle of View (DX-format): 5°20′
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format): 34°20′
Minimum Angle of View (FX-format): 8°10′
Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.25x
Lens Elements: 18
Lens Groups: 14
Compatible Format(s): FX; DX
VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization: Yes
Diaphragm Blades: 9
ED Glass Elements: 1
Super Integrated Coating: Yes
Autofocus: Yes; Autofocus controlled by stepping motor; separate focus ring for manual focus
AF-P (Pulse Motor): Yes
Internal Focusing: Yes
Minimum Focus Distance: 3.94 ft. ( 1.2m); From focal plane at all zoom positions
Focus Mode: Auto/Manual
Filter Size: 67mm
Accepts Filter Type: Screw-on
Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length): 3.2 in. (80.5 mm) x 5.7 in. (146 mm); Distance from camera lens mount flange
Approx. Weight: 24 oz. (680 g)