Nikon Super Telephoto Lens Announced: To Be Priced At $12,399
Some had trusted we may see a D5S at CES, instead Nikon Super Telephoto lens announced which has taken the wraps of another expert level FX-design focal length – the AF-S 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR super-fax zoom focal point.
Supplanting the AF-S 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II, the new optic obtains a thought from Canon’s EF 200-400mm f/4 L IS USM focal point and games an implicit 1.4x teleconverter and enables picture takers to consistently swap to a 252-560mm (FX-design) central range.Diminishing the most extreme gap from f/4 to f/5.6, the teleconverter is locked in at the flick of a switch, and Nikon figures it can be effortlessly worked with a solitary finger while looking through the viewfinder.In case you’re meaning to match the AF-S 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR with a Nikon D500 or another DX-arrange DSLR, the central length is what might as well be called 270-600mm. Draw in the teleconverter and the central range extends to an amazing 378-840mm.The focal point has been intended to speak to picture takers shooting games and natural life, promising to convey bewildering pace and lucidity.
The new focal point includes an electromagnetic stomach, which has been intended to help make smooth and steady exposures while shooting fast blasts of pictures.
With the focal point prone to be utilized a considerable measure with quick moving subjects, the AF following calculation controlling the engine drive has been improved, which should expand following execution when entrusted with staying aware of quick moving subjects.
After Nikon super telephoto lens announced, it is known that Nikon D500, D850 and D5 clients who have the advantage of Nikon’s progressed 153-point AF framework, the external line of AF focuses are actuated as cross-type sensors to fundamentally improve the AF scope all through the edge.
The AF-S 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR uses a fluorite element, which should deliver improved balance while at the same time minimizing weight. The lens also features a new ball-bearing tripod collar ring that is designed to create a seamless transition from shooting horizontal to vertical composition.The VR (Vibration Reduction) anti-shake mechanism offers a normal and sports mode, with up to four stops of compensation to help create sharp images.
As you’d expect for a lens of this calibre, the construction includes the use of durable magnesium alloy, while the lens is also sealed against dust and moisture. A fluorine coating is also used to help repel water droplets and dirt.
The AF-S 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR lens will be available in March 2018 for a suggested retail price of $12,399.954 (UK and Australian pricing to be confirmed).
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