This Tamron AF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di LD Macro Lens made for the Nikon SLR system incorporates a motor built into the lens itself, which gives it the capability to autofocus with all Nikon DSLR cameras (including the D40 and D40x). In addition, with the motor built into the lens, focusing will be quieter and more responsive.
The 70-300mm Di LD Macro is a quality compact ultra tele zoom lens which covers the 70mm to 300mm telephoto range, with a maximum magnification ratio of 1:2 at the tele end. It delivers ultimate handling ease and portability in the field due to its lightweight size and mechanical operation. Best suited for shooting outdoors to make full use of the real telephoto of 300mm as well as providing diversity in portraiture using the medium focal length ranges of 70mm to 135mm.
The popular Tamron AF 70-300mm F/4.5-5.6 Di LD Macro features a built in motor to ensure fast accurate focusing
This telephoto zoom will crop in tight or bring distant subjects in close
There is also an incredible macro mode for photographing small objects up close giving a magnification ratio of 1:2
This phenomenal lens comes with a 6 year warranty
Also a flower shaped lens hood for maximum glare protection with no vignetting
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Tamron 70-300 AF f 4-5.6 »Most Recent Review“I t was a gift for a friend. Was delivered on time as promised. Well packaged. The lens is well made /sharp edge to edge.”
Surprisingly good lens for just over a $100 »Most Helpful Reviews“I own both Canon gear (Canon 40D) and Nikon gear (D40). Since Nikon is my cheaper lighter gear, I am not to invest a lot of $$$ into it.”
Soft lens »Most Helpful Critical Reviews“I have had this lens a little over a year now. Because I bought this in lieu of the cheap 18-55 starter lens that came with my Rebel XT (I bought it body only) I wasn't so sure of…”