Nikkor 16-35mm f/4G ED VR lens is the world's first ultra wide-angle FX format lens to feature VR II stabilization. With VR II, the maximum shutter speed is up to four stops under specified shooting conditions, making it possible to take sharp pictures when shooting long exposures without a tripod. The lens has an ultrasonic focusing drive. A practical and inexpensive alternative to the professional AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 17-35mm f / 2.8D IF-ED and AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED, suitable for everyday photography. With its durable magnesium construction and dust and moisture resistance, this lens will be appreciated by hobbyists and professional photographers with an active lifestyle.