The Tamron AF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Telephoto Zoom Lens is an ideal additional lens for your digital SLR camera kit. It offers the equivalent range of 140-600mm on a 35mm camera.
Offering a lightweight, compact, high-image-quality telephoto zoom, this Tamron SLR Lens has macro capability of 1:2 that can be used with digital cameras. The Tamron AF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Telephoto Zoom Lens is a Di type lens with advanced optical system and multi-coating, designed to function with digital SLRs as well as 35mm cameras.
With this 70-300mm telephoto zoom lens, flipping a macro switch in the focal length range of 180mm to 300mm obtains a maximum magnification ratio of 1:2 at a minimum focus distance as short as 37.4", enabling precise close-up shots where you would normally require a specially designed macro lens.
As well as its great close-up capability, this high-tech zoom lens offers the distant capture and foreshortening effect of the 300mm ultra-telephoto world, increasing your photographic capacity with outstanding results