Nikon 18-300mm: a new standard for superzooms?

Nikon 18-300mm superzoom lens unveiled

Nikon has officially launched its brand new DX-format superzoom, the AF-S DX Nikkor 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR. It’s not just the longest-range Nikon superzoom to date, it’s the longest for any DSLR.

Land of the giants: the world’s largest lenses


Camera lenses come in many different sizes. We take a look at the unfathomably massive – the world’s largest SLR lenses for non-military use.

Mock-up of new Tokina AT-X Pro 70-200mm f/4 lens shown in Japan

Mock-up of Tokina AT-X Pro SD 70-200mm f/4 lens shown in Japan

The new Tokina AT-X Pro SD 70-200mm f/4 (IF) FX telephoto zoom lens features a ring-type ultrasonic focus motor and image stabilisation.

Choosing a lens

Choosing a lens

One of the main reasons for getting an SLR is the ability to change lenses. Here are the main points to consider when buying a new lens for your camera

Superzoom lenses group test

Superzoom lenses have been around for decades, but historically, these 28-200mm or 28-300mm beasts have been fraught with compromises.