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Nikon 300mm f/2.8G ED VR II AF-S
9.4 out of 10

Nikon 300mm f/2.8G ED VR II AF-S

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Reviews and Problems with Nikon 300mm f/2.8G ED VR II AF-S

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Five Stars

Vickey Ott, Amazon
9 December 2014
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I love this lens

James Blubaugh, Amazon
17 November 2014
  • Summary: Incredible glass. It's heavy but no other option when it comes to Sports, Wildlife, Airshows.... I love this lens.
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10

Five Stars

jim greer, Amazon
28 October 2014
  • Summary: One of Nikon's prime lens ever made. Woks very well with 1.4, 1.7, 2.0, converters.
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10

Meet and exceeded all expectations...10-out-of-10...Period!

Ali Navaie, Amazon
2 September 2014
  • Summary: It took me a while before I pulled the trigger on this amazing lens...and the wait was foolish on my part. Let me be very clear: if you want the best and most versatile telephoto lens, within the Nikon line-up This IS the lens to get. Don't do what I did and fight the passion inside...once mounted on your DSLR, each time you hit the shutter button, you will kick yourself for waiting as much as you did. Every, and I mean, every review about this lens is true..
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Top of the line

B Strauss, Amazon
4 August 2014
  • Summary: Fast, sharp, and all the other wonderful things everyone says about this lens. Glad I plopped the extra money down and went top of the line for this one.
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Everything and more

ComputerExpert, Amazon
16 May 2014
  • Summary: It's been said over and over how great this lens so I wont bore you with all that. What I will say is that many are wondering if you can handhold this lens. I would say yes to that but only for short periods. I use it for portraits. If for longer periods, I use a mono pod. If you are shooting video and are using a mono pod, remember to turn off the VR.
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Very pleased

John, Amazon
3 May 2014
  • Summary: Purchased the lens a couple of days ago and used it to photograph small birds and animals with the Nikon TC20E-III 2x teleconverter. The pictures are excellent and I am very impressed. Relative to the Nikon 300mm f4 lens this one offers the following advantages: 1) Much faster focusing that is always dead on. 2) VR which is very useful for handheld shots It is rumored that Nikon is developing a 300 mm f4 with VR to be released later in 2014.
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Overall 10
10

&#%$& this is great lens.

A. Patron "I See Great Pictures", Amazon
28 February 2014
  • Summary: Sorry for the language but just saying its good is not doing it justice. It is expensive but with it you great a fast, bright, and tack on sharp lens. I do not use the VR because I shoot Pro sports and am shooting in the range of 1/3400 of a second. The creamy backgrounds remove all those distractions. Note to the novice or first timer, 300mm are a great lense but do not try to make a shot where it does not exist.
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Why didn't I get this sooner?

Adorama
21 January 2014
  • Excerpt: This lens replaced a 300 f4 and the difference is amazing. Coupled to a TC-20E it is a useful wildlife and bird lens without being too heavy. The autofocus is fast and I can even hand hold this thing for a little while on a bright day. With the TC-20 autofocus still works well and very little decline in sharpness. Plan on getting a really sturdy tripod to get the best out of this lens.
  • Pros: Fast / accurate auto-focus
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Excellent lens

Karen B, Adorama
31 December 2013
  • Excerpt: Sports ~ low light ~ excellent lens choice.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Fast / accurate auto-focus
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