Compact and versatile 5X standard zoom lens with f/4 maximum aperture. Perfect for landscapes, portraits, weddings and distant subjects offering a constant maximum aperture to maintain exposure settings throughout the entire zoom range and VR II Image Stabilization. Nikon VR II (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization. Vibration Reduction, engineered specifically for each VR NIKKOR lens, enables handheld shooting at up to 4 shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible, assuring dramatically sharper still images and video capture.
2 Extra-low Dispersion (ED) Elements Offers superior sharpness and color correction by effectively minimizing chromatic aberration, even at the widest aperture setting. M/A Focus Mode Switch Enables quick changes between manual and autofocus operation. Exclusive Nikon Silent Wave Motor (SWM) Enables fast, accurate and quiet autofocus. Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm Renders more natural appearance of out-of-focus image areas.