NIKKOR Z FX 180-600MM F5.6-6.3 VR TELEPHOTO ZOOM

SKU: JMA720DA
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NIKKOR Z FX 180-600MM F5.6-6.3 VR TELEPHOTO ZOOM

NIKKOR Z FX 180-600MM F5.6-6.3 VR TELEPHOTO ZOOM

690 Great South Road

Pickup available, usually ready in 5+ days

690 Great South Road
Penrose
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Auckland 1061
New Zealand

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A collage featuring a deer head on the left, a bird on the right, and the words 'Go the distance' in the middle captured on NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR


So much reach. So much versatility.

Capture thrilling photos and videos of wildlife, sports, aircraft and more with Nikon’s farthest reaching zoom lens for Z series mirrorless cameras. Comfortable and balanced for quick handheld shooting. Durable and weather sealed for rough conditions. Sharp and clear across the entire 180-600mm zoom range, and compatible with teleconverters for up to 2x more reach.


180-600mm


Super-Telephoto Zoom

Internal Zoom


Lens Length Never Changes

VR


Image Stabilization (5.5 stops)

1995 g


Comfortable Weight

Z Mount


Full Frame/FX-format



Expand your capabilities.

The NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR takes you far beyond the reach of standard and telephoto zoom lenses, making the most distant shots suddenly possible.

A captivating collage featuring a bird, a plane, a swimmer, and a fox captured on NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR


Powerful 180mm-600mm range.

At its widest setting, the NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR is great for locating your subject. With a mere quarter turn of the zoom ring, you can reach all the way to 600mm for tight framing with beautiful background compression.

A woman in the forest holds camera with NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR lense

Comfortable handheld shooting.


The NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR is among the lightest super-telephoto zoom lenses in its class*, and since it doesn’t expand/retract, it handles the same at every zoom position.

*According to Nikon research of comparable full-frame mirrorless lenses as of June, 2023.

Short-throw internal zoom.


An all-internal design eliminates extending/retracting, improving handling, with only a 70° turn needed to go from 180mm to 600mm. The design also prevents dust or moisture from entering those moving parts.


Versatile close focusing.

With a minimum focus distance of just 4.27 ft at the 180mm zoom position and a large 0.25x reproduction ratio, you can turn an unexpected close encounter into a once-in-a-lifetime photo or video.

A collage featuring an eagle staying on the ground and close-up of yellow flowers captured on NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR


Up to 5.5 stops of VR.

Built-in optical Vibration Reduction (VR) provides a stabilization effect equivalent to a shutter speed of 5.5 stops* faster, reducing camera blur when panning to track fast-moving subjects.

*Based on CIPA Standard; in [Normal] mode at the telephoto end when attached to a full-frame/FX-format camera.

A dynamic image capturing a cyclist woman in a pink jacket riding uphill on the road, taken with the NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR lens


Sharp in low light.

Built-in optical VR image stabilization also allows you to shoot at slower shutter speeds to gather more light at dusk, dawn or in a dense forest.


An atmospheric low-light photograph showcasing the silhouette of a duck on the water surface, captured using the NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR lens.


A captivating image of a squirrel perched on a tree trunk, taken with the NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR lens.

Quiet, accurate autofocus.


Reliably track your subjects without mechanical lens noise, crucial for skittish wildlife and video recording.


Pairs great with Z teleconverters.


Increase your reach by 2x (up to 1200mm) or 1.4x (up to 840mm) with Nikon’s Z series teleconverters (sold separately).

An image showcasing Nikon’s Z series teleconverters


A photograph of a man capturing photos with the NIKKOR Z FX 70-180mm F2.8 lens, while carrying the shoulder strap with the attached NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR lens

Picks up where the 70-180mm leaves off.


Use both lenses together to cover the entire focal length range from 70-600mm with consistent performance and operation.


Effortless operation.


An photograph of Nikon Z with the attached NIKKOR Z 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR lens showcasing the Quick-release tripod foot.


Technology

IF Lens
A NIKKOR lens in which only the internal lens group shifts during focusing. Thus, IF NIKKORS do not change in size during AF operation, allowing for compact, lightweight lenses capable of closer focusing distances. These lenses will be designated with the abbreviation IF on the lens barrel.

Fluorine Coat
Photographers need gear that can withstand the elements. Nikon’s fluorine coat effectively repels dust, water droplets, grease or dirt, ensuring easy removal even when they adhere to the lens surface. Nikon’s fluorine coat endures a high frequency of lens surface wiping and its anti-reflective effect also contributes to the capture of clear images.

Stepping Motor
NIKKOR Z lenses use a stepping motor for fast, accurate, smooth, quiet autofocus with reduced wobbling. This quiet drive system makes the lenses ideal for use when shooting video.

Aspherical Lens
A lens with a curved, non-spherical surface. Used to reduce aberrations and enable a more compact lens size. Aspherical lenses minimize coma and other types of lens aberrations, even when used at the widest aperture. They are particularly useful in correcting distortion in wide-angle lenses and help contribute to a lighter, more compact design by reducing the number of standard (spherical) elements necessary. Aspherical lens elements correct these distortions by continuously changing the refractive index from the center of the lens.

ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass
An optical glass developed by Nikon that is used with normal optical glass in telephoto lenses to obtain optimum correction of chromatic aberrations.

Vibration Reduction
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.

A/M
A/M stands for Auto-Priority Manual Mode. This mode also enables an easy transition from autofocus to manual during AF operation. However, mode switch sensitivity has been altered to reduce the possibility of sudden unintentional switching to manual focus while shooting.

Electromagnetic Diaphragm Mechanism
An electromagnetic diaphragm mechanism in the lens barrel provides highly accurate electronic diaphragm or aperture blade control when using auto exposure during continuous shooting.



SKU JMA720DA
MINIMUM FOCUS DISTANCE 180 mm zoom position: 1.3 m (4.27 ft)
200 mm zoom position: 1.36 m (4.47 ft)
300 mm zoom position: 1.67 m (5.48 ft)
400 mm zoom position: 1.94 m (6.37 ft)
500 mm zoom position: 2.19 m (7.19 ft)
600 mm zoom position: 2.4 m (7.88 ft)
INTERNAL FOCUSING Yes
AUTOFOCUS Yes
VR (VIBRATION REDUCTION) IMAGE STABILIZATION Lens shift using voice coil motors (VCMs)
MOUNT TYPE Nikon Z mount
MAXIMUM APERTURE f/5.6 to 6.3
MINIMUM APERTURE f/32 to 36
APERTURE RANGE 180 mm zoom position: f/5.6 to 32
600 mm zoom position: f/6.3 to 36
* The value displayed at minimum aperture may vary with the exposure increment selected on the camera.
FOCAL LENGTH 180 - 600mm
FILTER SIZE 95 mm (P = 1.0 mm)
FORMAT Full-frame/FX-format(35mm)
FLUORINE COAT Yes
FOCUS MODE Auto, Manual
WEIGHT (G) (BODY ONLY)*1 Approx. 1955 g (4 lbs 5 oz)
DIMENSIONS (D X L) (MM) Approx. 110 mm x 315.5 mm (4.4 in. x 12.5 in.)
LENS ELEMENTS 25 elements in 17 groups (including 6 ED elements, 1 aspherical element, and a fluorine-coated front lens element)
MAXIMUM REPRODUCTION RATIO 0.25 x
MAXIMUM ANGLE OF VIEW (FULL-FRAME/FX-FORMAT) 13° 40′ to 4° 10′
MINIMUM ANGLE OF VIEW (APS-C SIZE/DX-FORMAT) 9° to 2° 40′
DIAPHRAGM BLADES 9 (rounded diaphragm opening)
SUPPLIED ACCESSORIES LC-95B Lens Cap (front cap), LF N1 Lens Cap (rear cap), HB 109 Lens Hood, CL C6 Lens Case