Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM Telephoto Lens
Ideal for the nature or sports photographer looking exceptioanl range and quality. The Canon EF 70-300mm L series telephoto lens is ready to give your professional results. It combines cutting-edge design with versatile range and image stabilisation for exceptionally detailed results, even at extreme zooms.
- The EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM features Image Stabilisation (IS), making it ideal for handheld and telephoto work. Shutter speeds up to three stops slower no increase in image blur.
- When panning horizontally, the IS system can be set to correct only for unwanted vertical shake, and the system switches off when the camera is mounted on a tripod.
- L-series lenses combine superior performance and great handling, with resistance to dust and moisture.
- Just 143mm long this lens is right at home on assignments where staying maneuverable while maintaining image quality is key.
- UD (ultra-low dispersion glass) glass lens control colour distortion. The result is crisp, high-contrast images, free of colour fringing and other unwanted effects.
- An ultrasonic motor (USM) powers rapid - near silent - autofocus. Full manual override is available, making it possible to adjust focus without leaving AF mode.
- Super Spectra coating keeps colour balance vibrant and accurate, while reducing unwanted flare and ghosting for sharper images than ever.
- The circular aperture gives out of focus regions a softer feel making foreground objects stand out against a smoother, blurred background.
- Includes a soft case to keep it safe from bumps and scratches.
- For use with Canon DSLR cameras.
- Angle of View Information The amount of the scene the lens can take in
- "29º - 6º 50', 19º 30' - 4º 35', 34º - 8º 15' (horizontal, vertical, diagonal) "
- Autofocus Motor Information Built-In autofocus engine to supplement your camera
- Yes- USM
- Camera Type
- Digital SLR
- Diaphragm Blades Information The amount of blades used to create the aperture
- L143 x Dia.89mm
- Eligible for International Delivery
- Equivalent Focal Length Information Focal length when viewed through cameras with a cropped sensor
- 112-480 mm (APS-C 1.6x crop factor)
- Filter Thread (mm) Information Section inside the front that allows accessories like filters and hoods to be attached
- Focal Length Information The distance from the sensor and the optical centre of the lens when focused to infinity
- 1 year
- Image Stabilisation Information Irons out blur and shake, so your shots are super-sharp
- Lens Elements Information Amount of glass pieces that make up the lens
- Lens Groups Information Amount of compounds that make up the lens
- Lens Mount Information Type of camera fitting
- Canon EF
- Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
- Maximum Aperture Information Measures the lens' light exposure and, thus, depth of field
- Maximum Reproduction Ratio
- Minimum Aperture Information Measures the lens' light exposure and, thus, depth of field
- Minimum Focus Distance Information The closest you can get to your subject without losing focus
- 1.2m (3.94')
- Model name / number
- Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM Telephoto Lens 4426B005AA
- Sensor Format
- Full frame, Canon APS-C
- Tripod Collar Information Sometimes called a lens collar, this accessory lets the lens be mounted on a tripod
- Weight Information Unpackaged weight
Click & collect
- Click & collect from John Lewis and Waitrose shops tomorrow from 2pm
- Collect + from a local shop from tomorrow, postcode exclusions apply
- Standard delivery within 5 working days
- Next or named day delivery
- Named day UK delivery pre-10.30am
International delivery not available
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