Reviews and Problems with Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR
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22 January 2015
Summary: Most pros looking for a first-rate telephoto zoom go for the Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II. It’s a terrific lens, but it’s also very big, heavy and costly. Until now, the only alternative was the Nikon AF-S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G VR, but that’s a much cheaper, more consumer-orientated lens.
REVIEW: Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/4G ED VR Lens Review
14 May 2013
Excerpt: Handling and features This telephoto zoom lens from Nikon is something Nikon users have been crying out for, for years. It covers the popular 70-200m range with a constant maximum aperture of f/4, which means this lens is considerably lighter weight than its f/2.8 equivalent.
Excerpt: Always on the lookout for exploitable market niches, both Nikon and Canon have been building out the middle of their lens catalogs with f/4 enthusiast versions of the expensive f/2.8 zooms favored by pro shooters.
Excerpt: Nikon's cheapest 70-200mm lens, the Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/4G ED VR comes with a Vibration Reduction (VR) system and a maximum aperture of f/4. Unlike Canon, Nikon doesn't make cheaper non-stabilised versions of its lenses, so Nikon users on a budget will have to look at third-party brands.
Excerpt: One of the lenses which the owners of the Nikon reflex cameras envied the Canon fans was the 70-200 mm, f/4.0 fixed maximum aperture instrument. Canon has two such devices in its line-up: the older model, without any stabilization, launched in 1999, and the newer one, stabilized, which has been...
Cons: slight spherical aberration at 200 mm,, work against bright light could have been better.
Excerpt: This telephoto zoom lens from Nikon is something Nikon users have been crying out for, for years. It covers the popular 70-200m range with a constant maximum aperture of f/4, which means this lens is considerably lighter weight than its f/2.8 equivalent.
Pros: Excellent sharpness, Fast silent focusing, Low CA, Low distortion, Relatively compact and lightweight (when compared to f/2.8 lenses)
Cons: Tripod collar not supplied as standard, Not weather sealed
Excerpt: Долгожданная новинка AF-S NIKKOR 70–200mm f/4G ED VR пополнила линейку высокопроизводительных объективов, этот объектив отличается оптимальным балансом размера, веса, цены и качества изображения.