AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/4D IF-ED


Offering an excellent balance between size, speed and image quality, the fast AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4D IF-ED produces great sharpness, making it an ideal super-telephoto lens for sports, wildlife or travel applications. If greater reach is needed, it’s fully compatible with all Nikon teleconverters. It even handles close-up shooting surprisingly well.

Product Description

The AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4D IF-ED delivers exceptionally clear images from remarkeable distances. It’s fixed 300mm focal length lets you get closer to the excitement of a sporting event, the natural splendor of wildlife and the breathtaking details of a landscape. And because of its compact size and lightweight construction, it’s perfect for carrying around during a full day of shooting. Combine it with a Nikon teleconverter, and you can achieve up to an astounding 600mm of reach!


The AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4D IF-ED delivers the exceptional image quality and performance that has made NIKKOR lenses famous. Nikon’s Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables ultra-fast, ultra-quiet autofocusing with seamless manual override. Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass produces superior sharpness, contrast and color, even in challenging lighting situations. And the Internal Focusing (IF) design keeps the lens compact and lightweight.

Mount Type: Nikon F-Bayonet

Focal Length: 300mm

Maximum Aperture: f/ 4

Minimum Aperture: f/ 32

Format: FX/35mm

Maximum Angle of View (DX-format): 5°20′

Maximum Angle of View (FX-format): 8°10′

Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.27x

Lens Elements: 10

Lens Groups: 6

Diaphragm Blades: 9

ED Glass Elements: 2

Super Integrated Coating: Yes

Autofocus: Yes

AF-S (Silent Wave Motor): Yes

Internal Focusing: Yes

Minimum Focus Distance: 4.8 ft. ( 1.45m)

Focus Mode: Auto; Manual; Manual/Auto

Filter Size: 77mm

Accepts Filter Type: Screw-on

Compatible with Nikon AF-S Teleconverters: Yes (refer to the product manual for details)

Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length): 3.5 in. (90 mm) x 8.8 in. (222.5 mm)

Approx. Weight: 50.8 oz. (1,440 g)