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Great affordable lens, but make sure you get it with VR!

Advantages: Excellent lens with many features. VR gives sharp shots even at long focal lengths. Smooth focus.
Disadvantages: For the price, none that I can think of. I am happy that I brought one.

...If you are looking for a starter telephoto lens for your Nikon dSLR then look no further. This 55-200mm lens is ideal for wildlife or sports shots (equivalent to 90-300mm zoom because of 1.5x conversion factor), or other outdoor activities. Now the versio ...

RossUK1 22.02.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Nikon Zoom-Nikkor telephoto zoom lens - 55 mm - 200 mm F/4.0-5.6 for Nikon F

Sharp and slow.

Advantages: Sharp, easyily fitted
Disadvantages: Rather large, loud AF.

...I recently purchased this lens as my first telephoto lens for my new(ish) Nikon D70, currently only trusting Nikkor lenses (literally can't afford for it not to be good quality). I've tried it out a handful of times, on architecture and portrait photogra ...

Reaver2k 12.11.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Nikon Zoom-Nikkor telephoto zoom lens - 70 mm - 300 mm F/4.0-5.6 for Nikon AF

Telephoto Shooting At Its Finest!!

Advantages: Quality and high resolution, vibration reduction, automatic shooting, makes distant objects close
Disadvantages: None in my opinion

Having bought my Nikon D3000 camera last year, I was keen to begin adding to my collection of lenses as not only do I enjoy the different photos they take but I was also aware that all Nikon cameras and lenses are interchangeable. The first lens on my lis ...

hanmillie 02.08.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Nikon Nikkor AF-S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6g IF-ED VR

The nikon 70-200mm F2.8 VR, top-of-the-line

Advantages: Beautiful bokeh, tack-sharp, vibration reduction, easy to use, many useful accessories
Disadvantages: heavy, expensive, slight vignetting, prone to flaring

In 2004 I bought the Nikkor 70-200 VR for my trip to Southern and Western Africa. The lens offers professional build quality, image stabilisation and a very useful zoomrange . Most importantly, images come out razorsharp, with brilliantly soft bokeh. --- ...

hetvuurtje 24.03.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Nikon Zoom-Nikkor telephoto zoom lens - 70 mm - 200 mm F/2.8 for Nikon AF-S