This lens is perfect. The rubber lens cap has a few nicks, but the lens itself is pristine. First US$1400 takes it (plus $20 for shipping and insurance). Certified or cashiers check or money order only. Sorry, no PayPal. I've been a Nikonian for nearly three years, and some of my photos are here: www.pbase.com/zuman/wtwp Shipping to US and Canada only. Pickup in Indianapolis can be arranged.