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Nikon 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX
8.6 out of 10

Nikon 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX

Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR (5.3x) The Ni Read more

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Overall 10
10

Fantastic Wide angle & sharp on D7200.

Lowell, B&H Photo
26 June 2015
  • Excerpt: I often take photos of groups of people near collectables in homes. This zoom lens with 16 mm wide angle (24 mm equivalent on the Nikon D 7200) is perfect for this. The usual 28 mm equivalent wide angle zoom is not adequate.
  • Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, Lightweight, Reliable
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Overall 10
10

Highly recommended for general purpose photos indoors or out.

rook_low, Ebay
3 May 2015
  • Summary: First I chose this lens to be my "normal" zoom lens. In other words if I want to take only one lens with me this is the one. Then I chose a Nikon 24 Mpixel DX body to capture the images from this lens.
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Overall 10
10

Perfect marriage with a D7100

Tomr23692, B&H Photo
12 April 2015
  • Excerpt: For me this is the perfect lens. Its a big upgrade over the 18-70mm that I had paired with a D5000. I'm using this lens with a D7100 and the combination of the two is a giant leap in flexibility.
  • Pros: Easy To Use
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Overall 10
10

Excellent Lens

Mark, B&H Photo
16 March 2015
  • Excerpt: This is my second copy of this lens. I used the old one for about 80% of my shots over the last few years on a D200 and D7100. The old one was damaged, and I figured it made more sense, given the price, to buy a new one rather than repair it. The 24 Mp on the D7100 provides a good test of sharpness.
  • Pros: Durable, Sharp
  • Cons: Heavy
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Overall 10
10

Always on the camera 24/7

trioconbrio, Ebay
28 February 2015
  • Summary: Most definitely the MAIN gotta have walk around lens. Heck -- 24mm to 128mm (smaller format) is all that you need 95% of the time. Light fast focus - really a elegant lens. Love it!
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Overall 10
10

This lens is not about the numbers.

Adorama
31 January 2015
  • Excerpt: This might just be the most overlooked lens in Nikon's DX line-up. When shopping around, I saw a lot of criticism online for the lack of zoom range and high price. This lens is not about the numbers, but all about image quality while offering a zoom range that covers 90% of what most of us actually...
  • Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, Image Quality, Low Ca's, Reliable, Sharp
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Overall 10
10

User Review

Adorama
31 January 2015
  • Excerpt: This might just be the most overlooked lens in Nikon's DX line-up. When shopping around, I saw a lot of criticism online for the lack of zoom range and high price. This lens is not about the numbers, but all about image quality while offering a zoom range that covers 90% of what most of us actually...
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Overall 10
10

Don't judge this lens by the numbers.

JT, B&H Photo
31 January 2015
  • Excerpt: This might just be the most overlooked lens in Nikon's DX line-up. When shopping around, I saw a lot of criticism online for the lack of zoom range and high price. This lens is not about the numbers, but all about image quality while offering a zoom range that covers 90% of what most of us actually...
  • Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, High Quality, Image Quality, Low Ca, Sharpness, VR
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Overall 10
10

Excellent all around lens

G, B&H Photo
8 January 2015
  • Excerpt: Been using the 16-85 for about a year now. In almost all aspects, it's the best all-in-one lens for non pro DX. Range - 16 offers a pretty wide angle. Great for your "squeeze it all in" landscape snaps, but more importantly lets you get close and personal with your subject creating interesting...
  • Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, Lightweight, Reliable
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Overall 10
10

Great Universal Lens

Tortuguero, B&H Photo
19 December 2014
  • Excerpt: Great lens, when you only have room for, or space for one lens with/on the camera. Covers most situations; close to moderatly "far" with convenience of "same lens". Very sharp and bright.
  • Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, Reliable
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