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Vivitar Series 1 100-400mm f/4.5-6.7 35mm Zoom

4/5 (2 Reviews)


  • Camera Format35 mm SLR
    Focal Length100mm - 400mm
    Lens Max Aperturef/4.5-f/6.7
    Min Aperturef/32
    Focus TypeAutofocus
    Macro LensWithout Macro Lens
    Closest Focusing Distance78 in
    Picture Angle6.4 - 24 degrees
    Attachment / Filter Size67 mm
    Groups / Elements12 Elements in 9 Groups
    Diameter2.9 in
    Length6.3 in
    Weight25.9 oz
    MPN312842
    Product ID20723965

Product Description

  • 35mm autofocus zoom lens
  • Aperture Range: f/4.5-32
  • Min focus: 6.5 ft.
  • Available for: Canon, Minolta, Nikon


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    Reviews 1 - 2 (2 Reviews Total)

    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:3
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by supersnail a Intermediate

    Date Reviewed: July 22, 2005

    Strengths:    price

    Weaknesses:    slooooow and noisy AF

    Bottom Line:   
    I got this some time ago at 50%. Optics are not to bad, as long as you stay away from the edges. Gets a little soft at 400 and wide open.

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    Duration Product Used:   2-5 years

    Price Paid:    $110.00

    Purchased At:   local liquidation

    Type of photography:   Outdoor


    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by DonR a Professional

    Date Reviewed: October 25, 2003

    Strengths:    very good quality bulid with high quality optics bing used. Good price

    Weaknesses:    at 400mm outer edges of photos are soft

    Bottom Line:   
    This is one very good high quality lens. The image sharpness of photos taken are outstanding at 100mm to 300mm. At 400mm the outer edges of the photos are a tad soft. Give a look at the Vivitar Series 1 lenes. They will not let you down.

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    Similar Products Used:   Canon, Pentax, Nikon and Zeiss lenses

    Type of photography:   Outdoor



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