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Old Jul 30, 2009, 11:03 AM   #1
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Default Nikon Refines Two of Their Popualr DX and FX Series Lenses

NIKON FURTHER REFINES DX AND FX LENS FAVORITES

The Professional 70-200mm f/2.8 and the Wildly Popular 18-200mm DX Receive Optical Enhancements and VR II to Benefit a Variety of Photographers







MELVILLE, N.Y. (July 30, 2009) - Nikon today announced the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 ED VR II and the AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II, two telephoto zoom lenses further refined to provide photographers with exceptional optics for outstanding image clarity and sharpness, both featuring Vibration Reduction (VR II) image stabilization. The 18-200mm, Nikon's best-selling premium high-ratio zoom ever, offers enthusiasts excellent versatility. The 70-200mm f/2.8, now benefiting from Nikon's exclusive Nano Crystal Coat, retains its status as a preeminent choice for discerning professionals in a multitude of shooting disciplines.


Both of these lenses use Nikon's VR II image stabilization technology, which is engineered specifically for, and optimized to, function most effectively for each lens design to substantially reduce camera shake-related image blur. VR II allows photographers to shoot handheld at as many as four shutter speeds slower than would otherwise be possible, better assuring dramatically sharper images--even in challenging lighting conditions. Two VR modes are available: "Normal" mode, ideal for everyday use and panning a subject; and "Active" mode, for use in instances where more constant vibration (i.e. camera shake) is present, such as when shooting from a moving vehicle....


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