When would you use a 55 300mm lens?
It is an ideal lens to be used for family events and vacations to capture distant subjects, and the use of Vibration Reduction (VR) technology makes it easier to get sharp photographs at slower shutter speeds, especially when shooting at 300mm.
Is the Nikon 55 300 A good lens?
This Nikon 55-300mm VR lens is a reasonably priced, small, lightweight and very high-powered telephoto zoom for any DX camera. It’s an ideal lens for anyone not expecting to upgrade to FX, and who needs a little more reach than the excellent 55-200mm VR….
Should you buy a Nikon teleconverter lens?
Using a teleconverter is an affordable option when you want to increase your photographic reach without having to purchase new super-telephoto lenses. Nikon currently offers teleconverters in 1.4x, 1.7x and 2x magnifications.
What is an Nikkor teleconverter and how does it work?
Teleconverters are convenient when you want to increase the apparent telephoto reach of specific NIKKOR lenses, especially when compared to the physical size of some of the longer super-telephoto NIKKORs. Also, when you use a teleconverter, you don’t lose the close focusing distance of the lens, which is an added benefit.
What are teleconverters and can I use one with my camera?
What exactly are teleconverters and can I use one with my camera and lens (es)? A teleconverter allows you to increase the apparent focal length of a lens, giving you a greater telephoto effect than a lens alone. A teleconverter is basically a magnifying lens that is placed between the camera body and lens.
Can Nikkor lenses be used with an AF-S teleconverter?
AF NIKKOR lenses (those which do not have a built-in focus motor) are not compatible with the current AF-S teleconverters but may work with older manual models. (AF-S lenses are those with a built-in focus motor.) Some of the newer NIKKOR lenses can also be used with older manual focus teleconverters with limited compatibility.