Is Nikon D7000 and Tamron AF 18-270mm f/3,5-6,3 Di II VC LD IF Macro compatible?

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Nikon D7000

Nikon D7000
Released: 2010
Type: Digital SLR
Sensor: DX / APS-C (1.5x)
16,2 Megapixels
4928 x 3264 pixels

Tamron AF 18-270mm f/3,5-6,3 Di II VC LD IF Macro

Tamron AF 18-270mm f/3,5-6,3 Di II VC LD IF Macro
Released: 2008
Superzoom
Suited for cameras with APS-C sensors
Focal Length: 18-270 mm
Aperture: f/3,5-6,3

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: September 2023

This is the short answer:

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.

Optimized for each other

Some lenses are optimized for a smaller APS-C sensor. Tamron AF 18-270mm f/3,5-6,3 Di II VC LD IF Macro is such a lens, requiring an APS-C sensor, and this is exactly the sensor you will find inside Nikon D7000.

Focal Length

The Nikon 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:
18-270 mm

Experienced Focal Length with this camera:
27-405 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 D7000
780 gram

Tamron AF 18-270mm f/3,5-6,3 Di II VC LD IF Macro
550 gram

Together they have a total weight of 1330 gram (equal to 2,93 lb).