Nikkor AF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR DX Zoom Lens
Nikkor AF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR DX zoom lens offers 3 stops of image correction and is the ideal lens if you want something nice and lightweight for your everyday photography needs. it also features Nikons SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for super smooth focusing and zooming. The lens has an angle of view of 76 ? on DX format.
AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
Super Integrated Coating offers superior color reproduction; silent Wave motor ensures fast, quiet AF operation.
Light and compact walk-around lens with Vibration Reduction
With its versatile 1855mm focal range and VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization, this lens makes it easy to create sharp, clear photos and videos. Remarkably light and compact, its an ideal general purpose walk-around lens. It even captures fantastic close-up shots as close as 0.9-ft. from your subject.
Versatile enough for any setting
3x standard zoom with Vibration Reduction
Optimized for Nikon DX-format D-SLRs, the practical and versatile AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR was designed to cover the most frequently used focal length range of 1855mm. Its great for a very broad range of photo and video applications, from portraits to landscapes. Nikon VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization provides 3.0 stops* of blur free handheld shooting, ensures that all your shots turn out remarkably crisp, even when handheld shooting.
Sharp, clear images
Nikon technology for optimum performance
Like all NIKKOR lenses, the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR is engineered for performance. Nikons Super Integrated Coating (SIC) offers superior color quality and reduces ghosting and flare. A rounded, seven-blade diaphragm makes out of focus elements appear more natural, and a hybrid aspherical lens element minimizes various types of lens aberration. Expect vibrant, clear images and videos.
Nikon Vibration Reduction
Learn more about Nikons in-lens VR image stabilization which assures dramatically sharper still images and video capture when shooting handheld.
*Based on CIPA Standard. This value is achieved when: DX-format lenses are attached to a DX-format digital SLR camera and zoom lenses are set at the maximum telephoto position.
A Nikon in-lens technology that improves image stability by automatically compensating for camera shake. Lenses that offer VR will feature the abbreviation VR on the lens barrel.
Silent Wave Motor
AF-S NIKKOR lenses feature Nikons Silent Wave Motor, which represents a significant advance in AF lens technology.
AS stands for Aspherical lens elements. This type of lens utilizes non-spherical surfaces on either one or both sides of the glass in order to eliminate certain types of lens aberration.
A-M stands for Auto-Manual Mode. Thanks to a mechanism incorporated in the lens barrel, smooth focusing operation in Manual focus mode is realized in the same way as users have become accustomed to with conventional manual-focus lenses by adding an appropriate torque to the focus ring.
Focal Length Range
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format)
Minimum Angle of View (DX-format)
Maximum Reproduction Ratio
FX in DX Crop Mode
VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization
Super Integrated Coating
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)
Minimum Focus Distance
0.9 ft. (0.28m)
Accepts Filter Type
Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length)
2.9 (73) x 3.1 in. ( x 79 mm)
9.3 oz. (265 g)
LC-52 52mm snap-on front lens cap
Rear lens protector