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A telephoto shot of a lion

Nikon Wildlife lenses for less than $1,000 that have a 300mm or longer focal length

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Nikon Nikkor AF-S VR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED

Nikon Nikkor AF-S VR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED

"Super background blur for a lens of this speed and yes the VR helps" bhphotovideo.com

 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Aperture f/4.5
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Zoom range 4.3x
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Length 142 mm
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Diameter 79 mm
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

"This is a great walk-around lens if you're looking to travel light with a camera and one lens. Sharp and crisp." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
 
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Great zoom range
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10.7x
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Aperture f/3.5
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Zoom range 10.7x
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Min focal length 28 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Length 114 mm
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Diameter 83 mm
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G ED VR
 
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Great zoom range
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16.7x
 
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Silent and fast
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Aperture f/3.5
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Zoom range 16.7x
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Min focal length 18 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Length 99 mm
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Diameter 79 mm
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR
 
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Great zoom range
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16.7x
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Aperture f/3.5
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Zoom range 16.7x
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Min focal length 18 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Length 119 mm
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Diameter 84 mm
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Nikon Nikkor AF 70-300mm f/4-5.6G

Nikon Nikkor AF 70-300mm f/4-5.6G
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Aperture f/4
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Zoom range 4.3x
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Focus motor None
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Length n/a
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Image stabilization None
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Aperture f/4.5
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Zoom range 5.5x
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Min focal length 55 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Length n/a
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Diameter n/a
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Nikon Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G

Nikon Nikkor  70-300mm f/4-5.6G

"This lens is light weight, easy to remove from camera and very easy to focus. I used jut this and my 18mm-55mm lenses. I would enthusiastically reccomend to a friend." bhphotovideo.com

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Max focal length 300 mm
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Aperture f/4
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Zoom range 4.3x
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Focus motor None
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Length 117 mm
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Image stabilization None
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Diameter 74 mm
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR

"The ease of use is fantastic. Lightweight,fast lens everything I need to capture the constant action of rugby." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Aperture f/4.5
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Zoom range 5.5x
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Min focal length 55 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Length 122 mm
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Diameter 76 mm