Popular, all-round DX-format 11.1 x zoom lens. Equipped with Nikon’s Vibration Reduction system and exclusive Silent Wave Motor (SWM), it offers superb performance in low-light, delivering steady images to both the sensor and viewfinder, and features fast, quiet autofocus. The high quality optical design boasts Nikon’s Super Integrated Coating and two ED glass elements for superb color reproduction and minimized distortion. A practical zoom-lock switch keeps the lens secure when not in use. Great value for money, this is a flexible all-in-one lens - ideal for capturing everything from wide landscapes to close-ups of distant subjects.
DX format 11.1x zoom lens with 18 to 200mm focal range (35mm equivalent: 27-300mm).
Vibration Reduction II (VR II) stabilization system with Normal and Active modes. Enables more flexible hand-held shooting and lets you use shutter speeds that are up to 3.5* stops slower.
2 ED glass and 3 aspherical lens elements ensure high resolution and superior contrast.
SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for fast, whisper-quiet autofocus.
M/A mode for rapid switching between Autofocus and Manual focus operation.
7-blade rounded diaphragm opening makes out-of-focus elements blend together smoothly for natural-looking backgrounds.
High-grade Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC) greatly reduces ghosting and flare and ensures outstanding color reproduction.
16 elements in 12 groups (with two ED glass and three aspherical lens elements)
Angle of view
Minimum focus distance
0.5 m/1.6 ft.
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
Filter attachment size
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)
Approximately 77 x 96.5 mm/3.0 x 3.8 in.
Approximately 565 g/19.9 oz.
72mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-72, Rear Lens Cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-35, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1018