Tamron 16-300mm f3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro Lens

Tamron 16-300mm f3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro Lens

The Tamron 16-300mm f3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro lens is the ideal "one lens solution" for travel and is the first lens for an APC-S sensor (equivalent 35mm focal range approx. 25-465mm) with a versatile 18.8x zoom. The near-silent PZD (Piezo Drive) focusing and VC (Vibration Compensation) system provides accurate focusing and reduces unwanted camera shake to ensure your photos are kept sharp, even in low light environments. This cutting edge design also incorporates Tamron's moisture-resistant construction for greater protection outdoors and features an impressive macro capability giving scope for "up close" creativity with even the smallest subjects. This compact lens is a great all-rounder for capturing sport, wildlife, portraits, travel, landscapes, macro and more.

Tamron 16-300mm f3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro Lens - Key Features

  • The first 18.8x zoom for an APS chip DSLR
  • Extremely versatile - covers close-up, wideangle and telephoto
  • For use with cropped APS-C DSLRs
  • Near silent PZD (Piezo Drive) with full time manual focus for fine adjustments in AF mode
  • Weather resistant construction
  • Macro capability with a ratio of 1:2.9 and 39cm close focus (at 300mm)
  • New style rubber grips and tungsten-silver branding ring
  • Max aperture: f/3.5-6.3, Min aperture f/22-40
  • Max. magnification ratio 1:2.9 (at f=300mm: MFD 0.39m)
  • Angle of View: 82°12' - 5°20'
  • Diaphragm: 7 rounded blades
  • Lens Construction: 16 elements in 12 groups
  • Filter Size: F67mm
PZD (FTM)

The PZD ultrasonic motor delivers a noticeably faster and at the same time quieter autofocus action - ideal for capturing spontaneous moments in razor-sharp images. Furthermore, it also allows you the option of manually focussing the lens at any time.

VC Image Stabilization (Vibration Compensation)

The tried-and-tested Tamron VC Image Stabilizer (Vibration Compensation) ensures this lens delivers sharp and shake-free images. This means that the lens is also perfectly suited for hand-held photos and low-light conditions.

Splash-proof design

The complex lens construction is splash-proof. As a result, this lens is also suitable for sophisticated outdoor photography.