The Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II DX Lens is a
general-purpose zoom lens featuring a retractable barrel for a compact,
lightweight design. The lens has a zoom range of 18-55mm, equivalent to
27-82.5mm with a 35mm format, which makes it useful in a wide variety of
shooting conditions. This works with a retractable design that makes it
easier to store and carry than standard lenses.
The 18-55mm utilizes a Silent Wave Motor for quiet, quick autofocusing
and also features Vibration Reduction. This technology optically
stabilizes the image to reduce camera shake and movement in order
provide up to 4 additional stops of light while shooting handheld. For
even better image quality, the elements of the lens feature a Super
Integrated Coating that nearly eliminates ghosting and reduces flaring,
maintaining a crisp image throughout the frame.
For general shooting, this lens features a minimum focusing distance of
9.8" in manual focus mode. Additionally, this lens features a 52mm
filter thread for attaching your accessories.