Is Nikon D70s and Tamron AF 70-200/2,8 LD IF Di Macro compatible?

Below you will find your chosen camera and lens. Click on the product name for more information.

Nikon D70s

Nikon D70s
Released: 2005
Type: Digital SLR
Sensor: DX / APS-C (1.5x)
6 Megapixels
3008 x 2000 pixels

Tamron AF 70-200/2,8 LD IF Di Macro

Tamron AF 70-200/2,8 LD IF Di Macro
Released: 2008
Telephoto Lens (zoom) & Macro
Focal Length: 70-200 mm
Aperture: f/2,8

Can you combine these two?

This is the short answer:

Yes! This combination is compatible

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together. Here is a longer answer:

Lens is available with Nikon mount

This lens is manufactured by Tamron but is available with a Nikon mount.
This lens is also available for Canon cameras, so before you buy the lens - make sure you get the right version.

Versitale lens

Tamron AF 70-200/2,8 LD IF Di Macro is constructed to work with all sorts of camera sensors including the one of Nikon D70s.

Focal Length

The Canon camera has a sensor of type DX, a smaller version compared to a Full frame sensor, which means that your experienced Focal length will be multiplied by 1.5x.

Actual Focal Length for this lens:
70-200 mm

Experienced Focal Length with this camera:
105-300 mm

Read more about Crop factor on Nikon cameras

Total weight

When you are looking at a combination of a camera and a lens you must always consider the total weight. Each product weighs in at:

Nikon D70s
679 gram

Tamron AF 70-200/2,8 LD IF Di Macro
1150 gram

Together they have a total weight of 1829 gram (equal to 4,03 lb).

Please note that Tamron AF 70-200/2,8 LD IF Di Macro has a tripod mount which is great.

Read more about Tripod mount