Nikon Telephoto AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/4D ED-IF Autofocus Lens

Model #1909

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Filter thread 77 mm
Dimensions (dxl) Approx. 3.5 x 8.8" (8.89 x 22.35 cm)
Weight 3.17 lb (1.44 kg)


Aperture Maximum: f/4
Minimum: f/32
Maximum reproduction ratio 1:3.7
Angle of view
DX Picture Angle: 5°
Camera mount type Nikon F
Minimum focus distance 4.76' (1.45 m)
Magnification 0.27x
Format compatibility Nikon FX/35mm Film
Nikon DX
Diaphragm blades 9
Focal length 300 mm
Groups/elements 6/10


Tripod collar Yes
Autofocus Yes
Image stabilization No
User Reviews
B h photo.34921152
20 September 2016

I have never had the money to purchase a 300mm f2.8 so when I purchased a D500 recently I was blown away with the iso capabilities the camera offered. So I started doing some research on line about my options and this lens just caught my eye for its specs but more importantly the price point.

Imaging resource.34355410
1 October 2016

I've had this lens for six years. I use it for high school football and some wildlife shooting. In terms of sharp images and quick focusing, it consistently beats my Nikon 70-200 f2.8 VR. I shoot digital, so this lens is the equivalent of a 450mm lens; so I have limited opportunities to use it.

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    Very sharp images

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22 March 2018

I am happy with the image quality. Sharp. The lens is larger and heavier than the new version. But I am able to hand hold the lens. Disappointed that it did not work with the 1.4 teleconverter on D850 camera.

23 December 2017

I like the Lens and has sharp images but my lens hood need new rubber cascade and Nikon repair center asking $180.00 to replace it, only for the rubber not new hood. This is Nikon problem for this lens and they should taker of it for free, rubber costs less then $1.00 and the rest is labor.

Photography review.34752477
6 January 2011

Primarily purchased as a ‘with minimum compromise’ telephoto lens for wildlife photography, after years of being ultimately disappointed by the performance of 70-300 f.4-5.6-type lenses when compared to my prime wide-angle and medium-range telephoto lenses.

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    Pretty much everything, see above

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    Pretty much nothing, see above

Wolfcamera com.34753814
27 June 2009

I've taken some stunning photos of birds with this lens. It would be great if the lens had a larger aperture, but then the price would shoot up. Make sure you have a good, solid tripod.

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    Easily Interchangeable, Rugged, Sharp Focus, Strong Construction

B h photo.34921152
13 September 2018

I use this lens together with a 1.4x Tele-converter for two different Nikon bodies: D7000 and D810. It works superbly with both DX and FX bodies. I took thousands of hand-held shots with very little effort.

7 August 2017

This is an awesome lens and, in my opinion, a great choice for wildlife photography on foot and from a kayak. I picked mine up used. It's quite an easy lens to carry around for hiking etc.

24 July 2017

it's sharp but a bit slow. I like it regardless.

19 July 2017

It does not get the picture close enough for my satisfaction so I ordered a larger one...

Product Highlights
  • F Mount Lens/FX Format
  • Aperture Range: f/4 to 32
  • Two Extra-low Dispersion Lens Elements
  • Super Integrated Lens Coating
  • Silent Wave Motor AF System
  • Internal Focus Design
  • M/A Focus Switch; Manual Focus Override
  • Detachable, Rotatable Tripod Collar
  • Filter Diameter: 77mm
  • 9-Blade Circular Diaphragm
In The Box
  • Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4D IF-ED Lens
  • 77mm Snap-On Lens Cap
  • NILF4
  • CL-M2 Lens Case (Black)
  • LN-1 Lens Strap
  • Removable Tripod Collar
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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