Designed specifically for macro photography, the Canon 100mm f2.8L lens provides two stops of stabilisation at 1.0x magnification so you can get up close to your subject for perfect detail hand held. Capture the beauty in flowers, the fine feathers of birds, or the texture in animal fur with a sharpness that is achieved thanks to Canon L series quality.
Achieve beautiful, vivid colour with high contrast that will make your images pop. The high resolution ultra low dispersion lens element helps to give your shots sharper detail for a professional finish. Your macro shots will be vivid in colour and lifelike detail, capturing nature in its true beauty.
You’ll be able to create beautiful, soft, out-of-focus backgrounds in your images with this lens. Crafted with a 9 blade circular aperture, you’ll achieve softness in the backdrop and definition in your subject matter. This is ideal for capturing beautiful, serene nature shots. The viewer’s attention will be focused on the subject, with the background softened.
Don’t let a bit of bad weather stop you from getting out there and shooting. Get out in nature confidently and capture your shots without the worry of splashes. Even dust won’t get in with a solid construction that keeps the smallest of particles out. Take endless snaps out in the wild without worrying about what the elements might do to your lens.
Producing life-like 1:1 magnification, the Canon 100mm f2.8L lens can recreate beautiful scenes in nature with rich colour and real-life quality. Your shots of animals, birds and flowers in nature will have a true-to-life reproduction.
|Lens Mount||Canon EF|
|Focal Length||100 mm|
|Angle of View||Diagonal : 24°
|Min. Focus Distance||30 cm|
|Max. Reproduction Ratio||1:1|
|Filter Thread||Front, 67 mm|
|Lens Hood||Yes, Removable|
|Tripod Collar||Optional, Removable, Rotating|
|Stabilisation||Yes, Optical IS|
|Lens Type||Macro Lenses, Prime Lenses, Telephoto Lenses|
|Speciality||Auto Focus, Image stabilisation|
|Genre/Use||Nature & Wildlife, Sports & Action, Specialty|
|Physical Dimensions||7.77 cm x 12.29 cm|
|Physical Weight (Grams)||625g|
Focus faster and more accurately by selecting the focusing distance at the switch on the lens barrel.
Take your macro shots to the next level by attaching a Canon macro ring light.
This lens has image stabilisation, but to ensure your shots are incredibly steady, use a tripod.
Keep a hurricane blower and lens cleaning cloth handy to keep dust and smudges off your lens while you’re on the go. Store your lens in a pouch when it’s not in use to keep it in the best possible condition.
Add a protector filter to protect the front element in your lens. This is essential if you’re going to be shooting outdoors in all sorts of conditions.