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Nikon F Sports lenses

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Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG APO OS HSM Nikon F

Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG APO OS HSM Nikon F
 
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Very light
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1.4 kg
 
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Wide angle lens
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70 mm
 
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$979.00
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Focus motor Sigma HSM
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Weight 1.4 kg
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Image stabilization Sigma OS
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Length 198 mm
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Diameter 86 mm
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

"All around amazing lens. Sturdy build, and very crisp images. Everyday lens." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Nikon VR II
 
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Wide angle lens
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70 mm
 
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Small diameter
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86 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 1.5 kg
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Image stabilization Nikon VR II
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Length 206 mm
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Diameter 86 mm
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Nikon Nikkor AF 80-200mm f/2.8D ED

Nikon Nikkor AF 80-200mm f/2.8D ED

"I have taken unbelievable portrait pictures with this lens. The bokeh is exactly as others have described. I have taken night football and hockey shots which I was not able to get with the kit zoom lenses." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Very light
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1.3 kg
 
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Small diameter
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86 mm
 
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80 mm
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Focus motor None
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Weight 1.3 kg
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Image stabilization None
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Length 188 mm
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Min focal length 80 mm
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Diameter 86 mm
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Zoom range 2.5x
#4

Nikon Nikkor DC 135mm f/2D

Nikon Nikkor DC 135mm f/2D

"This is THE BEST Nikon lens as far as portrait glass goes, it has quality all over it. Built like a tank, pricey, but worth every penny." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Very light
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0.8 kg
 
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Quite short
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119 mm
 
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Small diameter
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79 mm
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Focus motor None
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Weight 0.8 kg
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Image stabilization None
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Length 119 mm
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Min focal length 135 mm
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Max focal length 135 mm
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Diameter 79 mm
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Zoom range 1x
#5

Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD Nikon F

Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD Nikon F
 
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$849.99
 
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Wide angle lens
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70 mm
 
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Very light
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1.5 kg
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Focus motor Tamron USD
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Weight 1.5 kg
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Image stabilization Tamron VC
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Length 188 mm
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Diameter 86 mm
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 Di LD Macro Nikon F

Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 Di LD Macro Nikon F

"It's a great lens, definitely worth saving the money from the Nikon 70-200mm. It's great for portraits as well, and it's more durable and sturdy than I expected." bhphotovideo.com

 
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$569.99
 
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1.1 kg
 
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70 mm
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Weight 1.1 kg
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Image stabilization None
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Length 193 mm
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Diameter 89 mm
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Sigma 180mm f/2.8 APO Macro EX DG OS HSM Nikon F

Sigma 180mm f/2.8 APO Macro EX DG OS HSM Nikon F
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
 
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Very light
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1.6 kg
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Focus motor Sigma HSM
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Weight 1.6 kg
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Image stabilization Sigma OS
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Length 204 mm
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Min focal length 180 mm
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Max focal length 180 mm
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Diameter 95 mm
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Zoom range 1x
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 400mm f/2.8G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 400mm f/2.8G ED VR

"Auto focus is dead accurate and super fast, my perception is this is one of the fastest focusing Nikon lenses available and I've got numerous experience with the Nikon line to compare it against." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Nikon VR
 
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Great telephoto lens
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400 mm
 
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 4.6 kg
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Length 368 mm
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Min focal length 400 mm
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Max focal length 400 mm
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Diameter 160 mm
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Zoom range 1x
#9

Sigma 150mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro Nikon F

Sigma 150mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro Nikon F
 
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1.2 kg
 
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Small diameter
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79 mm
 
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150 mm
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Focus motor Sigma HSM
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Weight 1.2 kg
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Image stabilization Sigma OS
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Length 150 mm
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Min focal length 150 mm
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Max focal length 150 mm
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Diameter 79 mm
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Zoom range 1x
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 300mm f/2.8G ED VR II

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 300mm f/2.8G ED VR II

"I use this lens on the D3s and it is absolutely amazing with this camera for sports. There are many other uses besides sports, but all I can say is the sharpness, fast focus and image quality is the best I have ever seen independent of cost. There are many other more technical reviews out there so I wanted to tell you from a real-world perspective that this lens will produce top-notch professional results for any level (pro, college, high school, etc) day after day." bhphotovideo.com

 
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More advanced image stabilization
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Nikon VR II
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 2.9 kg
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Image stabilization Nikon VR II
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Length 267 mm
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Min focal length 300 mm
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Diameter 125 mm
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Zoom range 1x