An optical masterpiece for long range shooting.

The exceptional AF-S VR NIKKOR 200mm f/2G IF-ED combines an ultra-fast f/2 maximum aperture, superior NIKKOR optical design and Nikon’s Vibration Reduction (VR) image stabilization for unrivaled prime telephoto performance. A flagship of the NIKKOR lineup, it’s a favorite of professionals and serious shooters seeking amazingly sharp images with beautiful depth of field in any setting. It’s ideal for low-light sports and concert photography, subject-isolating portraits and much more.

Unrivaled image quality

Ultra-fast f/2 prime telephoto lens

Nothing enhances the defining moment of a photo quite like a tack-sharp subject on a smooth blurred background. With an incredibly fast f/2 aperture, the AF-S VR NIKKOR 200mm f/2G IF-ED delivers these results and more. Superb low-light performance, Nikon’s superior Vibration Reduction (VR) image stablization technology with panning detection, legendary NIKKOR optics and more ensure you’ll achieve truly stunning results no matter what the subject or shooting situation.

Superlative performance

Renowned NIKKOR optics and advanced Nikon lens technologies

The AF-S VR NIKKOR 200mm f/2G IF-ED combines legendary NIKKOR optics with a host of advanced Nikon lens technologies to help produce exceptional images in challenging situations. Vibration Reduction enables handheld shooting at up to 3 shutter speeds slower than would be otherwise possible. Nikon’s Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables ultra-fast, ultra-quiet autofocusing with seamless manual focus override. Extra-low Dispersion (ED) nearly eliminates ghosting and lens flare, and Internal Focusing (IF) enables the most compact, lightweight lens possible.


  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

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