"AF-S NIKKOR 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR The ultimate medium to super-telephoto zoom lens. If you're looking for a compact, versatile telephoto zoom lens that handles portraiture as well as it handles long-distance wildlife and action photography, look no further than the AF-S NIKKOR 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR. With the broadest focal length range in our super-telephoto zoom lineup, it reduces the number of lenses you need to carry into the field and expands your handheld shooting capabilities, thanks to Nikon's Vibration Reduction (VR) technology. Create spectacular photos and HD videos in any light, from any distance. Sharp, beautiful images in any light Nikon's VR image stabilization with Tripod Auto Detect At super-telephoto focal lengths, even the slightest camera movement can cause image blur. Fortunately, the AF-S NIKKOR 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR features Nikon's second-generation Vibration Reduction technology to ensure every handheld photo and HD video is razor-sharp. It also lets you shoot at shutter speeds 4-times slower than otherwise possible, a major advantage in low-light situations where a slower shutter speed means brighter, richer images. The AF-S NIKKOR 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR even detects when you're using a tripod and automatically delivers specialized VR correction. Any subject. Any distance. Remarkable versatility and performance Travel light. Shoot wit|FX-format compatible, 5x telephoto zoom lens covering the focal-length range from 80 to 400 mm for shooting sports, nature and landscapes|Focuses as close as 5.7 feet at all focal ranges during AF operation|VR (Vibration Reduction) minimizes camera shake by offering a shutter speed equivalent to 4.0 stops faster (at 400 mm; based on CIPA Guidelines)|Tripod mode VR image stabilization|Newly developed optical design employing Nano Crystal Coat, one super ED glass and four ED glass elements|Silent Wave Motor (SWM ) offers quiet AF operation while achieving the highest level AF speed in this class|Three focus modes are available - A/M (autofocus with manual override, AF priority), M/A (autofocus with manual override, manual priority) and M (manual focus)|Silent Wave Motor (SWM) offers quiet AF operation while achieving the highest level AF speed in this class|AF is possible even with a 1.4x tele-converter when attached to an f/8-compatible camera (Available with only f/8-compatible cameras such as the D4, D800 series, D600 and D7100)|IF (internal Focus) keeps lens compact|9 bladed diaphragm for beautiful Bokeh"