EF 70-300 F4-5.6 L or EF 300 F4.0 L IS

Started Jan 3, 2013 | Discussions thread
The Mad Kiwi
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Re: EF 70-300 F4-5.6 L or EF 300 F4.0 L IS
In reply to Schwany, Jan 5, 2013

Schwany wrote:

quanss78 wrote:

I want to buy a new super tele lens for landscape, animal photo. But I don't know which one is better? Please give your admire, bros!

Many thanks!

Get the zoom for landscapes and wildlife.

Get the prime for flowers and wildlife. The prime isn't so much faster aperture wise that it will buy you much. It is nice for closeups though, and works well enough with a 1.4x extender on any Canon DSLR.

I agree zooms are much more useful for landscapes and animals.

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