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The Tamron AF 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 XR Di-II is a high power zoom lens made for exclusive use with digital SLR cameras. The lens inherits the qualities and concepts of the existing AF 28-300mm F/3.5-6.3 XR Di. It covers a powerful zoom range that is the 35mm film camera equivalent to a 28-300mm* on a digital SLR camera with a APS-C size image. This lens is capable of shooting ultra wide-angle to ultra telephoto shots without changing lenses.
Tamron uses three hybrid aspherical lens elements and two LD (Low Dispersion) glass elements to achieve effective compensation of on-axis and lateral chromatic aberrations, a critical factor that enhances the optical quality of digital photography. Systematic countermeasures against ghosting and flare, annoying factors in digital photography, are also adopted with new technologies such as “Internal Surface coatings” and new multiple-layered coating technology for ordinary elements. In addition, the Minimum Focus Distance is 45cm (17.7") so you will be able to enjoy close-up (macro) photography of 1:3.7 at a 200mm setting.
Di II Lenses - Designed for exclusive use on digital cameras with smaller-size images and inherit all of the benefits of the Di products. These lenses are not designed for conventional cameras and digital cameras with image sensors larger than 24mm x 16mm.
Lightweight and Compact Design for Excellent Portability
Flower-shaped Lens Hood
Internal Surface Coating to Reduce Ghosting and Flare
Dedicated for Digital SLR Cameras
Optical System Uses Special Glass and is Optimized for Digital SLR Characteristics in order to Enhance Optical Quality in a Compact Design
Peripheral Light Fall-Off is Minimized
Outstanding Resolution for High Quality Digital Images
Zoom Lock Mechanism Incorporated
*Tamron’s AF18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 XR Di-II is designed for exclusive use on digital SLR cameras with smaller-size images. Please note it cannot be used with compact digital cameras, 35mm film cameras and digital SLR cameras with image sensors larger than 24mm x 16mm.
Minimum Focusing Distance
Diagonal Angle Of View
Items Included With This Product
Front & Rear Lens Caps
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