New Nikkor 70-200mm

We should discover tomorrow that Nikon updated one of its most attractive tele-zoom lenses, the 70-200mm. The new AF-S Nikkor 70-200 mm f/2.8G ED VR II is expected by RP to have the following specs:

  • Image stabilization: VR II.
  • Lens with nano-coating.
  • New faster AF.
  • 1540g weight (70g more than the previous model).
  • 209mm length (a bit shorter than the previous model).
  • Shortest focusing: 1.4m.
  • Filter diameter: 77mm.

Also expected tomorrow: Another new lens, the AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200 f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II.

Apparently, this is the Nikon month… News after news.