The Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM Telephoto is designed to deliver ultra-high quality images along with lightning fast operation. The lens brings a favorite zoom range to the celebrated Canon L-series. It features 2 Ultra Low Dispersion (UD) elements for improved image quality and reduced chromatic aberration, and incorporates a floating focusing mechanism for sharpness from close up to infinity. The IS system increases usability by approximately four stops and the fast Ultra-Sonic Motor (USM) and inner and rear focusing system allows for fast quiet Autofocus as close as 3.9' (1.2m).
The EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM features a function that prevents erroneous operation when the lens is mounted on a tripod or monopod. The lens is dust and water resistant, and has a Fluorine coating that keeps soiling, smears and fingerprints to a minimum. The lens is perfect for portraiture or to bring what's far away up close. This addition to the L-series is guaranteed to perform.
|Lens Mount||Canon EF|
|Focal Length||70 - 300 mm|
|Angle of View||Diagonal : 34° - 8° 15'
|Min. Focus Distance||120 cm|
|Max. Reproduction Ratio||1:5|
|Filter Thread||Front, 67 mm|
|Lens Hood||Yes, Removable|
|Tripod Collar||Optional, Removable, Rotating|
|Stabilisation||Yes, Optical IS|
|Lens Type||Telephoto Lenses, Zoom Lenses|
|Speciality||Auto Focus, Image stabilisation, Weather Resistant|
|Genre/Use||Nature & Wildlife, Sports & Action|
|Physical Weight (Grams)||1,050.00 gms|
|Physical Dimensions||8.89 cm x 14.22 cm|