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Versatile, high-power 11x zoom with Vibration Reduction (VR II)

If you want just one lens to cover life’s many shooting opportunities, this may be the lens. Its powerful 11x zoom goes from wide-angle (18mm)—great for group shots, landscapes and more—to telephoto (200mm)—great for portraits and bringing the action close. Its equipped with Nikon’s advanced Vibration Reduction (VR II) for remarkable image clarity even when handheld shooting or in demanding lighting situations. The AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II is a powerful, versatile photo and video partner.
ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass
AS
IF Lens
Silent Wave Motor
M/A
Vibration Reduction

Any subject. Anywhere.

Remarkable 11x zoom versatility

The AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II is an ideal one-lens solution for DX-format D-SLRs. Its powerful 11x zoom means you can capture just about any shot you encounter or imagine. From breathtaking wide-angle cityscapes and landscapes to action-stopping close-ups, the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II is adept in a huge range of shooting situations. It is a truly exceptional staple for any photographer’s camera bag.

Exceptional performance

Nikon technology for better shots

What’s versatility without quality? The AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II is as powerful as it is versatile. Nikon VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization provides 3.5 stops* of blur free handheld shooting, assuring dramatically sharper still images and HD video capture. Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass elements maximizes optical performance while minimizing chromatic aberration. Nikon’s Super Integrated Coating (SIC) enhances light transmission and offers superior color consistency and reduced flare, and its exclusive Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables fast, accurate and ultra-quiet focusing.

Nikon Vibration Reduction

Learn more about Nikon’s in-lens VR image stabilization which assures dramatically sharper still images and video capture when shooting handheld.
*Based on CIPA Standard. This value is achieved when: DX-format lenses are attached to a DX-format digital SLR camera and zoom lenses are set at the maximum telephoto position.
ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass
ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass
An optical glass developed by Nikon that is used with normal optical glass in telephoto lenses to obtain optimum correction of chromatic aberrations.
AS
AS
AS stands for Aspherical lens elements. This type of lens utilizes non-spherical surfaces on either one or both sides of the glass in order to eliminate certain types of lens aberration.
IF Lens
IF Lens
A NIKKOR lens in which only the internal lens group shifts during focusing. These lenses will be designated with the abbreviation IF on the lens barrel.
Silent Wave Motor
Silent Wave Motor
AF-S NIKKOR lenses feature Nikon’s Silent Wave Motor, which represents a significant advance in AF lens technology.
M/A
M/A
Select NIKKOR lenses have a focusing mode which allows switching from automatic to manual focusing with virtually no lag time by simply turning the focusing ring on the lens.
Vibration Reduction
Vibration Reduction
A Nikon in-lens technology that improves image stability by automatically compensating for camera shake. Lenses that offer VR will feature the abbreviation VR on the lens barrel.
AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II 4.4 5 340 341
Nikon Does It Again Excellent lens, I only have to carry one that covers a wide range of picture taking. August 22, 2010
One lens does it all, beautifully! I shoot a lot of weddings, in my spare time. The Nikon 18-200mm zoom allows me to shoot the entire wedding and reception with one camera body (D90) and this lens. At 18mm I can get the whole church or the entire wedding party. At 200mm, I can get great close ups of the Bride and Groom from the balcony. Every shot is sharp, with great color and contrast. I like this lens so much, that I bought a second one! Its close focus capabilities capture great ring shots, too. This lens is as close to a perfect solution to every shot that I have found . August 21, 2010
Best Single Lens Ever I have had this lens since 2006, using it to take thousands and thousands of photos without a single problem. I shoot everything from landscapes to sports and this lens does it all well. August 19, 2010
Great lens but mine creeps. This is a great overall lens. The only thing that keeps me from giving it a 5 star is that is creeps when pointed down. At least if it had a lens lock line my Tokina, it would not creep out while carrying. I have used it while photographing friends and family weddings, etc. August 16, 2010
Great all-in-one lense.. but repaired twice I enjoy having this single lense for most photo situations.. Not a great lense for low light, but for general lighting conditions it is good. I have had the lense in the repair shop twice already which is the first time I have ever had to have any lense fixed. Glad I purchased an extended warrenty. When the lense was new, and after repair the motion is tight. With just a little use however the lense feels a bit wobbly and if tilted down, extends to full telephoto. You basically can't use this lense on a tripod in anything but level shooting. The vibration reduction is the best. I have shot in lower light conditions at 1/15, 1/8 and have acceptable 5x7 results. August 10, 2010
Lens is NOT SHARP I have used this lens doing portrait as well as commercial photography and it is not sharp at any focal length or aperture. While doing commercial work the product is not moving , the camera is on a tripod, using a cable release and mirror lock-up. It is not as sharp as my 24-70 or my 70-200 VR. I purchased it for the wide angle end of it. I think I will sell it and go to a super wide 10-24. I would not recommend this lens. August 9, 2010
Great lens I am new to digital photography and it took me several months to select both a camera and lens. This lens is meeting all my current needs, from photographing insects up close, hundreds of flowers, to a full moon at night. I do not use a tripod yet get crisp photos. Love this lens. Look forward to learning how to better use the camera so that I can take better photos. August 8, 2010
Great Walkabout Lens Very good build quality. Never lose a shot because the camera has the wrong lens attached. Limit the exposure of the camera's sensor to dust and dirt. Remove any small amount of lens distortion instantly in the Nikon camera retouch menu. Whats not to like?? I bought Nikon mainly because this lens is better than any other 18-200 lens. August 8, 2010
Versitle Single Lens Solutuion Used this for an overseas trip where I took over 2,500 pictures. It was great not having to change lenses or worry about getting dust on the sensor. Only rarely wished I had a wider lens or a longer telephoto. Only draw back is the focus tends to be a little soft. August 7, 2010
Love this lens I have owned several Nikkor lens....and find this lens extremely desirable for a "one-stop-selction" option for the serious photographer. I an an architect and travel for business. I always carry my camera (D90) and one lens.......AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm. This lens serves 99% of my needs and travels well. It's one subtle characterisitc is a slight "creep" when carrying it with the lens down...but nothing serious. I love this lens! August 7, 2010
On a cruise in Europe, another passenger showed me his 18-200mm. After our return I researched it and purchased it. I already have the 300mm VR, but this allowed me to travel with just one lens which provides a very practical wide angle and enough zoom to satisfy most situations. Very versatile, indeed, but the one minor fault is that the zoom portion of the lens moves spontaneously with the force of gravity. A little pricey and you have to decide if your photographic endeavors justify the cost. August 6, 2010
Really Great Lens! I've had several different "all-in-one" zoom lens and by far this one exceeds all of the others! The size is very nice, the picture quality throughout the ranges is excellent, the VR is fast compared to the others, the construction/durability is totally Nikkor, it is an absolutely wonderful landscape lens on or off a tripod and even the lock works better than the others. It 'almost' eliminates the need for a couple of the other lens in my bag... What else can I say but really great lens! August 5, 2010
Best All Around Lens hands down Best at nothing, but GREAT at all! This is the best lens to have for all around use. August 4, 2010
Versatile Bought this exclusively for travel to cut down on multiple lenses. Even though I own a 70-200 and a 18-105 I duplicated them with this lens for the convenience of it all. Took 400 photos my first vacation, many quite good and of course a few poor ones. Not the lens fault, poor technique on my behalf. Nice lens that performs as intended. Probably will never come off the camera August 4, 2010
full range great lens for travel -- all you need plus compact and easy to use .... pricey, but lives up to expectation .... August 4, 2010
Great lens - only lens i carry This all around lens has allowed me to travel with only one lens. The camera and lens together are pretty heavy - HOWEVER well worth it. The results are spectacular. I heartily recommend this lens to other Nikon users.... August 4, 2010
Perfect Default Lens The level of zoom on the camera makes it perfect for everyday shooting or traveling around. I even use it for well lit sports. The extreme levels of zoom make it so versatile. I never need to worry about not having the right focal length when I have this lens with me. It is a very comfortable lens to use all the time. Great for all levels of photography. August 4, 2010
If you are going to get one lens, this is it. This is the best general use lens you could imagine. The VR feature works great. The focus is fast and silent. Forget the $$$ and just go for it. You won’t regret it. August 3, 2010
Fully versatile do-almost-everything lens This lens stays on my D90 all the time now. It does just about everything I need. This allows me to leave the case in the car, or back at the hotel - which saves time and weight. I hate looking like a tourist, with a camera slung around my neck, but that's what I am. A couple of complaints: At the widest angle, the front of the lens casts a shadow when using the camera-top flash. And why, when I'm taking a cathedral vault 20 meters above me, does the focus ring say 1m or 3m? (Or is this the fault of the camera? It happened with both my D80 & D90.) August 3, 2010
Great general purpose lens! Using with my new D300S as an all-purpose lens, and find it perfect for travel use. The VR capability is very useful and works extremely well, and the lens is fast enough, given the performance specs of the D300S, for use in surprisingly low light levels. Performs much better than expected! August 3, 2010
Best all around lens I own The 18-200 is the best all around lens for my D80 and D300. This is the lens that my wife and I use about 90% of the time. With digital format it is actually 300mm lens. The only other lens I take on vacation is the 12-24mm for digital cameras. Hoping that they come our with similar lens for the D700 August 3, 2010
Great lens to have if you wanted to carry only one. I use it almost exclusively. However problems I have had are VR sometimes not working or M-A auto focus does not work flawlessly (and I must switch to manual), as I hope most Nikor lenses should, but still a good lens. August 2, 2010
All around versitile lens Everything is good about the lens. Two areas that could use improvement 1. everyone knows this - the extending/retracting of the lens under its own weight. Anyone have an idea on how to control this? 2. The lens hood should have more flair. When I'm using the lens with a flash at 18-mm and have the hood on, the pictures always have a dark ring in the corners. August 2, 2010
Very good all around lens. During my 60 years of experience in photography in various capacities, the last forty years as a hobbyist, I always looked at Nikon as the top brand. Most of the time I had other brand cameras because I could not afford a Nikon. For the last two years I have been a Nikon owner, for the six last months I have been using a D300s with this lens. It is a great travel lens, that is why I chose it. However, lately I had additional requirements and have used the lens for other than travel photography, jncluding table tops, portraits, etc., mainly because that is the only lens I have for the camera. In these cases it was good, but not great. Perhaps it is unfair to rate it Good instead of Excellent beacuse it did perform wonderful during my recent travels. For its intended purpose I would rate it Excellent, but overall I will stick with Good. August 2, 2010
It is a great lens for the money I know that many photographers look down on the 18-200mm VR. In comparing the expensive 17-55mm 2.8 and the 18-200 VR, is like comparing apple and orange. I am still very much in love with my 18-200 when I am travelling and walking arround. BL August 2, 2010
Great all in one zoom I upgraded to this from my kit lens. Gives a greater zoom range. Has been great for around the house and for travel. One lens and camera in a small bag and take it anywhere. August 2, 2010
you need a second lens Good lens but it doesn`t cover all the needs. You need more lenses. Nikon colors are not to bright. August 2, 2010
Incredible clarity in photos - wide to telephoto I was amazed at the capacity of this lens – One size fits all. I purchased the lens just before heading to Europe on a vacation. As I was traveling light and hiking quite a bit, I found this lens to be invaluable. It was not to heavy or cumbersome, yet gave me the flexibility to shoot landscapes of the Alps and zoom shots of birds, flowers, and salamanders. The anti-vibration feature is a plus. The hood is great too, but I found out that you need to remove it when using the pop-up camera flash with the wide angle shots. The clarity of the photos was excellent. August 2, 2010
Great Travel Lens The 18-200 VR is a great travel lens. I am a travel writer/photographer and this lens does it all. It will focus as close as 8 inches from the front of the lens and at 200mm, makes an exceptable macro option. On the wide angle side, 18mm (27mm equiv.) performs well for landscapes and buildings although some corrections are necessary in Photoshop. At the long end (300mm equiv.), VR really saves the day. Until you shoot with VR, you have no idea what you're missing. This is a great overall lens. Sure, there are better "fixed" lenses for things like macro and telephoto work, but to have it all in one lens is a huge benefit not to mention a lighter overall camera bag. Buy this lens. You'll be glad you did. I am. August 2, 2010
Great, versatile lens For many situations, a great lens. Sure, there are faster lenses and sure, there are longer lenses. But this lens has a great combination of zoom, speed, and weight. You can carry this lens around all day long and it won't slow you down. August 2, 2010
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Is AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II weather & dust sealed ??

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I'm planning to buy an D7000 with is obviously weather sealed and my choice lens AF-S DX NIKKOR
18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II along the body so i was wondering is this lens weather sealed so that i can do some photography while its raining ??

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I highly recommend that you do not use the camera in the rain unless you use some kind of protection. A light shower won't get into the lens or camera but it is not waterproof. When I feel compelled to take photos in the rain I cut a hole in a large baggie and protect the camera. Overall I find my rainy day photos are pretty awful anyway what with rain drops on the lens filter so I avoid using my Nikon in the rain.
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As a great fan of this lens, I recommend it highly and have used it in light rainy situations, BUT I try to protect it, in such situations, by placing a piece of "Saran Wrap" over the lens barrel. Camera bodies and lenses were not built to withstand heavy and/or sustained downpours.

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Absolutely not. I have has terrible problems with this lens even in the driest conditions. I would certainly not recommend this lens in wet weather. It will fail on you as it is extremely cheaply made.
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I've used it in dusty and rainy conditions without any ill effects. I wouldn't use it if it's pouring really hard, however. It's always good to carry your camera in a "holster" or some kind of protective containment so you can put it away if you get caught in a rainstorm.
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NOT waterproof - camera and lens must be covered in heavy rain.
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No it is not! Do not use it in very dusty environments. It's OK in rain provided you keep it dry or at least wipe the rain off before zooming it to the 18mm end. I got dust in my old version in the Sahara but then the sand there is so fine it gets into everything. It didn't cause any problems though with image quality so not much got in. If you are shooting in the rain then the biggest problem is keeping the lens raindrop free. Try using a lens hood as a rain shield and a plastic bag over the lens itself will keep the lens dry. It really isn't a problem. I use my D90 in the rain fairly often but not heavy rain because you can't keep the lens dry. An umbrella helps a lot in the rain.

BTW the D7000 is a wonderful camera.
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I have used my 18-200 in all kinds of weather with great results. Had one on a D-200 for almost 5 years and never had to clean the interior or the sensor of the camera
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it is no more weather sealed than any other lens. You might try one of those camera lens raincoats by manufacturers like Think Tank or others, or buy a small fold-up umbrella, and put the handle in your shirt's front top pocket.
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West Palm Beach, FL
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I do not believe the lens is weather sealed; I would not take it out in the rain; my husband and I both have one and we usually keep our camera and lens in a large plastic ziplock bag if there is rainy weather.
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Because the lens barrel changes in length when zooming/focussing, the lens body acts as a pump, drawing in and expelling air and I presume moisture. I would therefore look for a lens with internal zoom/focus, or use some sort of rain protection (or underwater housing) to keep water at bay.
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No its not weather sealed.
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Is this lens compatible for Nikon D50?

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Yes. I have a friend with the D50 and he has used my 18-200 without any problems.
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Why not. If you are not sure, take your D50 to acamera store and try it.
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Yes it is and it will be very good on the D50.
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I believe it is but not positive. Contact Nikon USA for confirmation.
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I did answer this but maybe it did not go.....I used it on my D50 for years
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I used this lens on my D50 until I replaced the camera with another newer model
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is AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II good for portrait ?

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i have d3100
plz tell which is the best lens for portrait
im thinking about get nikkor 18-200
but need to know from any other lens is good for portrait
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Wide angle lenses are best for capturing large amounts of areas. This comes at a small sacrifice of not having as much detail when you enlarge the photo. If your looking for a portrait lens, being head and shoulders, purchase a prime lens such as the 60mm 2.8G ED lens. It's very reasonably priced and will exceed your expectations..
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If you want to get autofocus get the AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.4G

If you don't care in manual focus and want the BEST portrait lens ever done in any time and in any brand go and get AF DC-NIKKOR 135mm f/2D

But viewing the high price of the commented lens from above and considering you have a D3100 I think your best choice is AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED a FANTASTIC portrait lens.
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I own an 18-200 VR II and need to ask some questions to help you in your decision process...

- Are you going to primarily do portraits or do you need a lens that does great portraits and supports other types of photography as well (e.g., action, sports, wild life)?

- Is weight a consideration? Are you OK with a 1+ lb lens or do you need something that is lighter or convenient for traveling?

- How far away will you be shooting these portraits and is that distance consistent?

- What other lenses do you own?
Apr 21, 2011 by
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Dallas, TX
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Dallas, TX
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gold standard LENS FOR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY=
"AF S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.4 D lens"... NO WORDS MORE>>
JUST PURCHASE THIS workhorse.....
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it wont be quick but will do the job well - its a ggreat all round lens
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Clicking Sound with VR

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I have bought this lens 2 weeks ago for my D80. (the new Generation ED II VRII (with the 18 lock switch).
With the VR ON: Besides the Autofocus motor sound, there is a much louder Clicking sound (when moving the camera and the shutter half pressed), 3 times louder than the autofocus sound.
With the VR OFF, no clicking sound.
I suspect the VR motors (engaging/disengaging), but is it normally that loud? this is my first VR lens
Thanks
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Your VR should be very silent. I recommend you submitting the lens to Nikon for evaluation.
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I don't think it's loud at all. It's standard sound, I think. Unless you're trying to video something with it or next to it, it's quite a minor sound.
May 25, 2011 by
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it is, it's the sound of clutches that activate the VR
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Yes thats quite normal, its the VR starting and stopping.
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Is this lens compatible for Nikon D5100?

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Yes, this lens is compatible with the D5100.
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is this lens compatible with the d3000?

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...and it's a great all-around lens. :)
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Yes, this lens is compatible with the D3000.
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is this compatible with the d5000?

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Yes it is.
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What is the status on lense creep with this model historically notorious for this?

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lens creep when going up or down with the camera
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I have this lens and it creeps like crazy. If I point it toward the ground, it creeps from minimum length to 200mm in less than 2 seconds. The lens is less than a year old and in the shop to fix.
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I dont have much problem with this even when I am shooting objects at my feet. You can lock the zoom at 18mm. This is a new feature with the 18-200 II.
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it is present but not that bad. the zoom lock locks the lens only in the 18mm position.
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Is this lens compatible with the Nikon D40?

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Yes, the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II is compatible with the D40. For more information on choosing lenses for the D40 please visit: https://support.nikonusa.com/app/an... .
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Yes it is
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Fully compatible.
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is this lens comnpatible with the AF-S Teleconverter TC-17E II or any other Teleconverter?

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I wouldn't recommend tele-converters (extenders) due to them interfering with the designed engineering. If you need a longer focal length, grab another lens. Nikon does sell a Tele-Converter but its not that far priced from a much better solution of a longer focal length.
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No its not compatable.
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