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AF-S DX Nikkor 18-135mm F3.5-5.6G IF-ED

AF-S DX Nikkor 18-135mm F3.5-5.6G IF-ED

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Product Number: 2162
Lens Category: Walkaround
In Production: No
Successor: AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR
Format: DX (APS-C)
Optical Construction: 15 elements in 13 groups
Min. Focusing Distance (cm): 45
Max. Magnification (x): 0.24
Zoom/Magnification Ratio (x): 7.5
Coating Type: Super Integrated
Special Optical Elements: Extra-Low Dispersion Element(s) (ED), Aspherical Element(s) (AS)
DX Field of View (deg): 76 to 12
Max. Aperture: F3.5
Min. Aperture: F28
Number of Aperture Blades: 7
Aperture Ring: No
Focus Type: AF-S (Silent wave motor)
Focusing Modes: M/A, M
Full-Time AF Override: Yes
Internal Focusing: Yes
Distance Scale: No
Macro: No
Stabilization: No
Weather Sealing: No
Tripod Collar: No
Internal Zooming: No
Filter Size (mm): 67
Max. Barrel Diameter (mm): 74
Collapsed Length (mm): 86.5
Weight (g): 385
Hood: HB-32
Case: CL-0915
Front Cap: LC-67
Rear Cap: LF-1
In the Box: Hood, Lens Pouch, Front Cap, Rear Cap
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2 Reviews

This came as part of a 'bundle' with my D80, and it's remarkably good.

It's a little slow (but auto-ISO can correct that) and at the wide end, the tulip hood that comes with it is useless with on-board flash - large shadows.

This is the one that stays on the camera most of the time.