Nikon announces development of NIKKOR Z 800mm f6.3 telephoto lens
For wildlife and action photography aficionados using Nikon cameras, here is a pleasing announcement. Nikon has said that it is developing a f6.3 aperture 800mm VR lens. This 800mm lens is designed for full-frame Nikon FX- format Nikon Z mirrorless cameras.
The NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S is an S-Line lens, delivering powerful rendering with outstanding resolution while thoroughly reducing color bleeding. By adopting a PF (Phase Fresnel) lens that enables a compact and lightweight body, it is highly portable despite being a super-telephoto lens. With its high rendering performance and superb mobility, this lens will be an excellent choice for many types of photographers ranging from advanced amateurs to professionals.
Additional information about the NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S will be available at a later date. For the record the AF-S NIKKOR 800mm f5.6 E FL ED VR lens is priced at $16,299.95 US Dollars and is backordered.