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Tamron 70-300mm F4/5.6 DI LD Macro (Nikon AF)

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Product code: 5123012 Manufacturer #: 5609
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Tamron 70-300mm F4/5.6 DI LD Macro (Nikon AF)


Tamron now offers a lightweight, compact, high-image-quality telephoto zoom lens with macro capability of 1:2 that can be used with digital cameras. This new lens is a Di type lens using an optical system with improved multi-coating designed to function with digital SLR cameras as well as film cameras.

With this 70-300mm telephoto zoom lens, flipping a macro switch in the focal length range of 180mm to 300mm obtains a maximum magnification ratio of 1:2 at a minimum focus distance as short as 37.4", enabling close-up shots of flowers, insects, and other objects that normally require the use of a specially designed macro lens. Moreover, this is a zoom lens that casually offers the distant capture and foreshortening effect pleasures of the 300mm ultra-telephoto world.

Visit Tamron's interactive site for more information on focal length and depth of field

Includes a 5 year Manufacturer’s warranty

Specifications:

  • Model: A017
  • Lens Construction (Groups/Elements): 9/13
  • Angle of View: 34°21'-8°15'
  • Type of Zooming: Rotation
  • Diaphragm Blade Number: 9
  • Minimum Aperture: F/32
  • Focus system: Auto/ Manual (built-in motor)
  • Minimum Focus Distance : 59in.(1.5m) in normal setting/ 37.4" (0.95m) in macro mode (f=180mm-300mm range)
  • Macro Magnification Ratio: 1:2 (at f=300mm MFD 0.95m)
  • Filter Diameter: ø62
  • Weight: 435g (15.3oz)
  • Diameter x Length: ø3.0 x 4.6in. (ø76.6 x 116.5mm)
  • Mount: Nikon AF
Weight (g) for Lenses 435
Bag/Case size (not supplied) Lens Case 9 x 13 cm
Dimensions for Lenses 62 x 76.6mm
Type Zoom
Focal Range Telephoto
Lens Fitting Nikon AF, Nikon AFS
Focusing Auto
Macro Yes

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Tamron 70-300mm F4/5.6 DI LD Macro (Nikon AF) + Hoya HMC UV Filter 62mm + Lowepro Lens Case 9 x 13 cm
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10 customer reviews | About Reevoo

Confirmed purchaser

8
Good Points
Good image quality both at full zoom and macro. No real problems so far.
Bad Points

to avoid damaging the auto focus drive have to select manual when changing the lens hood - easily forgotten.

Confirmed purchase:
29 Mar 2010

Bertram, Plymouth, Devon

9
Good Points
I like everything about it
Bad Points
I can not think of any

Confirmed purchase:
16 Jan 2010

michael, caerphilly

9
Good Points
As a budget lens its been a good reliable asset to for camera, photos are great for a product of this price.
Bad Points
It is a little difficult to switch from macro to normal, but once you get the hang of the way it should be done, even though a little fiiddley its fine.

Confirmed purchase:
12 Jan 2010

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