The 7 Best Telephoto Lenses For Nikon Cameras

Updated April 17, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

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We spent 28 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top options for this wiki. If you want to see sharp details on subjects that are significantly far away, you'll need something with a little extra reach. These telephoto lenses for Nikon cameras are designed to get you up-close and personal with everything from professional athletes to wild animals. We've included zooms and primes alike, and ranked them here by reach, versatility, image quality, and weight. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best telephoto lenss for nikon camera on Amazon.

7. AF-S FX Nikkor 800mm f/5.6E FL

6. Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG

5. Sigma 150-600mm f/3.5-6.3

4. AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4E

3. AF-S Nikkor 400mm f/2.8E FL

2. Nikkor 200-500mm f/5.6E

1. Nikkor AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8E FL


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Last updated on April 17, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

Daniel is a writer, actor, and director living in Los Angeles, CA. He spent a large portion of his 20s roaming the country in search of new experiences, taking on odd jobs in the strangest places, studying at incredible schools, and making art with empathy and curiosity.


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