Video: Hands-On With the Nikon AF-S 300mm F/4E PF ED Telephoto Lens

The latest telephoto prime for Nikon is impressively small and light

Nikon 300mm F/4E PFED VR Telephoto Lens
Nikon 300mm F/4E PFED VR Telephoto Lens

We already gave you the details about Nikon's new 300mm F/4E PF ED VR telephoto lens, but we had a chance to handle it and wanted to share some very early impressions about the form factor. They promised that it's smaller and lighter and they really werent' kidding.

Video: Jeanette D. Moses

It's also interesting to see them going back to the phase fresnel design, which has been MIA on the lens scene for a while, but is now coming back into fashion with lenses like this and the new Canon 400mm DO.

Check out the video for more.

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