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I wish to add a 2x tele converter to my nikon DX 40 with a 18-200mm existing lense



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Is there a problem? Are you asking for a recommendation as to a particular make and model teleconverter? Do you want to know about a specific one?

In general terms, a teleconverter is a gadget that fits between the lens and the camera. A 2x teleconverter effectively doubles the focal length of the lens. It will also cost you two stops of aperture (you're seeing only half the width and half the height, so you only get a quarter of the light), so chances are autofocus won't work. Not all teleconverters will work with all lenses (none of Nikon's teleconverters, for example, will work with the 18-200mm lens) and the result will almost always be not as good as a lens with a longer focal length (assuming one exists), though it will also almost always be less expensive.
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I wish to add a 2x tele converter to my nikon DX 40 with a 18-200mm existing lense


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