Is Nikon D1H and Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5,6 E ED VR compatible?

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

Nikon D1H

Nikon D1H
Released: 2001
Type: Digital SLR
Sensor: DX / APS-C (1.5x)
2,6 Megapixels
2000 x 1312 pixels

Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5,6 E ED VR

Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5,6 E ED VR
Released: 2015
Telephoto Lens (zoom)
Focal Length: 200-500 mm
Aperture: f/5,6

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: December 2023

This is the short answer:

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

Nikon all the way

The possibility to combine these two products is great since both Nikon D1H and Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5,6 E ED VR are manufactured by Nikon.

Versitale lens

Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5,6 E ED VR is constructed to work with all sorts of camera sensors including the one of Nikon D1H.

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:
200-500 mm

Experienced Focal Length with this camera:
300-750 mm

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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 D1H
1200 gram

Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5,6 E ED VR
2300 gram

Together they have a total weight of 3500 gram (equal to 7,72 lb).

Please note that Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5,6 E ED VR has a tripod mount which is great.

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