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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II DX Lens USA

You Pay: $246.95
Product Highlights
  • Nikon F-Mount
  • DX-Format Lens
  • Retractable Barrel Design
  • Silent Wave Motor
  • Vibration Reduction
  • Super Integrated Coating
  • Minimum Focusing Distance: 9.8"
  • 52mm Filter Thread

The Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II DX Lens is a general-purpose zoom lens featuring a retractable barrel for a compact, lightweight design. The lens has a zoom range of 18-55mm, equivalent to 27-82.5mm with a 35mm format, which makes it useful in a wide variety of shooting conditions. This works with a retractable design that makes it easier to store and carry than standard lenses.

The 18-55mm utilizes a Silent Wave Motor for quiet, quick autofocusing and also features Vibration Reduction. This technology optically stabilizes the image to reduce camera shake and movement in order provide up to 4 additional stops of light while shooting handheld. For even better image quality, the elements of the lens feature a Super Integrated Coating that nearly eliminates ghosting and reduces flaring, maintaining a crisp image throughout the frame.

For general shooting, this lens features a minimum focusing distance of 9.8" in manual focus mode. Additionally, this lens features a 52mm filter thread for attaching your accessories.

Aperture range from f/3.5-5.6 to f/22-36
Works on FX-format cameras in DX crop mode
Maximum reproduction ratio of 0.31x
Lens construction features 11 elements in 8 groups
Utilizes 7 rounded diaphragm blades for smooth out-of-focus areas
Minimum focusing distance is 11" from focal plane, but can reach 9.8" in manual focus mode
Performance
Focal Length 18 - 55mm
Comparable 35mm Focal Length: 27 - 82.5 mm
Aperture Maximum: f/3.5 - 5.6
Minimum: f/22 - 36
Camera Mount Type Nikon F
Format Compatibility Nikon DX
Minimum Focus Distance 9.84" (25 cm)
Magnification 0.31x
Elements/Groups 11/8
Diaphragm Blades 7
Features
Image Stabilization Yes
Autofocus Yes
Tripod Collar No
Physical
Filter Thread 52 mm
Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 2.34 x 2.60" (59.5 x 66 mm)
Weight 6.88 oz (195 g)
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II DX Lens
  • 52mm Snap-On Lens Cap
  • LF-4 Rear Lens Cap
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty with 4-Year US Extension with Online Registration
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