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