AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR: Nikon’s new £10,400 super-telephoto lens

AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR: Nikon's new £10,400 super-telephoto lens

Nikon has announced a new super-telephoto prime lens, the AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR. The Nikon 400mm f/2.8 price tag will be £10,399.99 / €12,379.00 from its 28 August release date.

AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR: Nikon's new £10,400 super-telephoto lens

The new FX-format super-telephoto lens is aimed at sports and press photographers and boasts a fast maximum aperture of f/2.8.

AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR: Nikon's new £10,400 super-telephoto lens

The new Nikon lens also features a new optical design and Nikon’s new SPORT Vibration Reduction (VR) mode.

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Nikon has also unveiled the AF-S TELECONVERTER TC-14E III, which it says is designed to increase the focal length of select NIKKOR lenses by 40%.

The Nikon AF-S TELECONVERTER TC-14E III

Like the AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E, this new Nikon teleconverter is aimed at sports, press, and wildlife photographers.

Nikon claims an electromagnetic aperture maximises exposure accuracy with compatible lenses.

The Nikon AF-S TELECONVERTER TC-14E III price tag will be £449.99 / €539.00 from its 28 August release date.

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