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CANON EF 300MM F4.0 L IS USM

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Product Highlights :
  • Compact L-series Telephoto Lens
  • Closest Focusing Distance - 1.5 m
  • Two Image Stabilizer Modes
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CANON EF 300MM F4.0 L IS USM


 
  • Compact L-series Telephoto Lens
  • Closest Focusing Distance - 1.5 m
  • Two Image Stabilizer Modes
  • Filter Diameter - 77mm
  • Rear focusing system with USM
  • Image Stabilizer that compensates for camera shake with the equivalent effect of a shutter speed two stops faster
  • Stabilizer Mode 1 (the same mode featured on the EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM)
  • Stabilizer Mode 2 - steadies the image during horizontal or vertical panning
  • Mode 2 detects the panning direction automatically
  • Lens Construction - 15 elements in 11 groups
  • Max. Diameter x Length, 3.5" x 8.7" / 90.0 x 221.0mm
  • Weight - 2.6 lbs. / 1.190g


Lens Performance
Lens Type:Digital SLR Lenses
Focal Length:300mm
Maximum Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture (Max. & Min.):Max: f/4.0, Min: f/32
Camera Mount Type:Canon EF
Format Compatibility:35mm Film/Full-Frame Digital Sensor, Canon (APS-C)
Angle of View:8 degrees
Minimum Focus Distance:1.50m
Maximum Close-Up Magnification:0.24x
Groups/Elements:11 Groups/15 Elements
Diaphragm Blades:8
Lens Features
Image Stabilization:Yes
Autofocus:Yes
Tripod Collar:Yes
Physical
Filter Thread:77mm
Dimensions (DxL):3.5x8.7"
Weight:1.19kg
Additional Information
Warranty:1 year manufacturer warranty

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  • *****
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  • November 20, 2012
  • By: don

Having gotten by with bird photgraphy with cheaper zoom lenses I bought this Prime Telephoto lens knowing I would be paying a lot for a minor gain by comparison. The cost/image quality curve makes each little improvement very expensive; but it is necessary if you want consistantly good results. The lens was on sale so I took the plunge. After 2 days and a few hundred photgraphs I am indeed impressed. I previously used the basic EFS 55-250mm IS USM and it was damn good bang for the buck, and got fantastics pics as good as this one being reviewed, but these results were not consistant; only 1 in 10 were as good. The only "bad" lens I used was the 70-300 IS USM which was a disaster. This Prime Canon EF 300mm F4.0L USM is pretty darn good. Bokeh was decent on pics taken on overcast days on small birds at 5 - 15 meters and could be cropped right down to the tiniest details on a birds eye. An overcast day at about 200 meters, a crow agaisnt a grey sky revealed clear details when cropped. The only downfall is weight. As a "walk around" birding lense it is a heavy as I would ever like, it's quite a burden on your chest after a 4 hour hike. At 77mm, filters could be expensive, but I avoid them anyways. The built in lens hood is more then adequate for all of my situations, so the only filter I would possibly use is a CPL, which woould work well on this lens because it doesn't rotate when focusing. All in All, so far I absolutely LOVE IT!

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