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Nikon Nikkor 500mm F/4 G ED IF AF-S VR Black Autofocus Lens {52}

Nikon Cameras
KEH Model# 348122

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Nikon Nikkor 500mm F/4 G ED IF AF-S VR Black Autofocus Lens {52} Description


The Nikon 500mm f/4 G IF AF-S VR is a high end super telephoto lens. It's a pro level lens for photographers want the reach or perspective compression of a very high magnification lens and seek the very best image quality at the same time.

8.5lbs of precision engineered glass, metal, & composites have been assembeled into a spectatularly capable lens. Three ED (Extra Low Dispersion) elements and a Nano Crystal coated element help deliver state of the art optical performance with breathtaking sharpness, contrast and color with minimal abberation. Nikon's VR (Vibration Reduction) technology helps minimize camera/lens shake improving sharpness, a significant concern when working with longer focal length equipment. The large f/4 aperture allows for fast shutter speeds crucial for action & wildlife as well as allowing an epic amount of background obliteration for oustanding portrait and lifestyle photography.

Additional Information

Nikon 2172 500 mm f/4 Super Telephoto Lens for Nikon F - 52 mm Attachment - 0.14x Magnification

KEH Specifications

  • Focal Length: 500mm
  • Aperture Maximum: f/4
  • Aperture Minimum: f/22
  • Camera Mount Type: Nikon F
  • Format Compatibility: 35mm and Digital
  • Angle of view: 5°
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 13.1 feet/ 12.63 feet
  • Elements/Groups: 14/11
  • Diaphragm Blades: 9r
  • Vibration Reduction: Yes
  • Autofocus: Yes
  • Tripod Collar: Yes
  • Filter Thread: 52mm Drop-In
  • Dimensions: ~5.49" x 15.7"
  • Weight: 8.55 pounds


General information

Manufacturer Part Number 2172
Manufacture GTIN 00018208021727
Brand Name Nikon
Product information
Minimum Focus Distance
13.12 ft
Lens Construction
14 Elements in 11 Groups
Product Model

Nikon DSLR Cameras

Minimum Aperture
Maximum Aperture Fixed
  • Black
  • Camera
Filter Attachment Diameter
  • 52 mm
Lens Type Long / Telephoto

Technical Information

Fixed Focal Length 500 mm
Max Aperture f/4

Physical Characteristics

Lens Mount Nikon F Mount "G" Type