|Nikon AF-S 600mm f/4 D IF-ED II|
This is a prime lens manufactured by Nikon and the model was launched 2001.
The lens belongs to the category
telephoto prime lenses, a telephoto lens where you do not have the possibility to zoom in and out.
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|Compability, auto focus and focal length|
|This lens is constructed to fit all models of Nikon cameras, regardless of camera model or type of sensor.|
The ability to use auto focus is available for all cameras.
|The lens has a focal length of 600 mm.
Depending on which camera the lens is used, the experienced and perceived focal length will be different. Please visit the list of compatible cameras below, it will provide the equivalent focal length you get on each camera.
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|Lens brightness and image stabilizer|
The lens brightness and aperture value is f/4.
The lens is to considered fairly bright.
This will make it so much easier shooting in darker environments where you do not want or can use flash lighting, for example in churches or at different sports venues.
Lenses with good aperture values and longer focal lengths, such as this lens, tend to be popular amongs sports and nature photographers.
|The lens lacks image stabilization, which otherwise os good for avoiding the blur that can occur when using slow shutter speeds.
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|Filter and Lens Hood|
|If you want to use filters on this lens the slot-in filters (52 mm) would be the ones to use, which is very common at these larger telephoto lenses.
Together with the lens there is a lens hood included but we have unfortunately no further information on model etc so feel free to contact us if you know more.
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|This lens is equipped with a tripod mount, which makes use of a tripod easier and more stable.|
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|Different versions of the lens|
|This lens has been replaced by a newer version. Prior to purchasing the lens, please compare the various editions.|
|Nikon AF-S 600mm f/4 D IF-ED II (2001) << The lens you are currently viewing|
|Nikon AF-S 600mm f/4 G ED VR (2007)|
|Things to consider before buying|
|Below you will find some summarized points and facts that can be considered as the 'pros and cons' of this lens. These are based entirely on the facts and values that are accessible through the lens specification, so we highly recommend that you also read the reported reviews available (see tab 'Reviews'); this in order to get a more complete view of the lens and its capabilites. Reviewer opinions reflect the lens, its use and its optical performance in a more accurate way, but any way - here a few different points to consider before buying this lens.|
|Long focal length with its 600 mm|
|Works on all sensor types|
|Has a built-in auto focus motor|
|A lens hood is included|
|A tripod mount is included|
|No built-in image stabilizer|
|This lens has been replaced by a newer version|
|The lens is not sealed against moisture and dust|
|Heavy (5900 gr)|