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Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II

Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II

"This lens covers almost everything you could need for shooting DX photos in daylight. Carry this and a low-light lens, and you're set, nothing else necessary in the bag." bhphotovideo.com

 
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11.1x
 
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Nikon VR II
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Zoom range 11.1x
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Aperture f/3.5
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Image stabilization Nikon VR II
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Min focal length 18 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Length 97 mm
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Canon EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM

Canon EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM
 
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Canon IS
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Focus motor Canon STM
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Max focal length 18 mm
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Zoom range 1.8x
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Aperture f/4.5
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Image stabilization Canon IS
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Min focal length 10 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Length 72 mm
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Nikon Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G

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

"Unbeatable value for money in comparison to competing mid-range zoom lenses when it comes to outdoor, sport and wildlife photopraphy." bhphotovideo.com

 
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300 mm
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Focus motor None
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Zoom range 4.3x
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Aperture f/4
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Image stabilization None
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Length 117 mm
#4

Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Nikon F

Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Nikon F

"The OS works excellent. Clear at even 200mm and nice bokeh." bhphotovideo.com

 
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The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths
 
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f/2.8
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Focus motor Sigma HSM
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Aperture f/2.8
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Image stabilization Sigma OS
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Min focal length 17 mm
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Length 91 mm
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR
 
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Nikon VR
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Max focal length 140 mm
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Zoom range 7.8x
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Aperture f/3.5
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Min focal length 18 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Length 97 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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Nikon VR
 
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Great telephoto lens
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300 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Zoom range 5.5x
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Aperture f/4.5
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Min focal length 55 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Length 122 mm
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Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

"Love this Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens , use it for weddings, family, senior, wildlife, and pet photography. I would recomment others to purchase this lens!" bhphotovideo.com

 
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Max focal length 135 mm
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Zoom range 7.5x
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Aperture f/3.5
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Image stabilization Canon IS
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Min focal length 18 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Length 101 mm
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Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

"Solid construction. Good feel during use. Good combination of characteristics cover most every-day needs minimizing lense changing." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Great zoom range
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11.1x
 
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Canon IS
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Zoom range 11.1x
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Aperture f/3.5
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Image stabilization Canon IS
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Min focal length 18 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Length 102 mm
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Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM
 
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Focus motor Canon STM
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Max focal length 250 mm
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Zoom range 4.5x
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Aperture f/4
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Image stabilization Canon IS
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Min focal length 55 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Length 111 mm
#10

Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 XR Di-II VC LD Nikon F

Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 XR Di-II VC LD Nikon F

"I was able to shoot at shutter speeds as low as 1/6 second hand held @ ISO 1250 with a Nikon D300. Resulting photos were sharp except for movement in the scene." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Fixed aperture
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The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths
 
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Wide aperture
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f/2.8
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Aperture f/2.8
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Image stabilization Tamron VC
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Min focal length 17 mm
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Length 94 mm