Does the R5 IBIS really help with EF lenses without image stabilization?

Started Jan 11, 2022 | Discussions thread
GammyKnee Contributing Member • Posts: 982
Re: It will help, but...

stevevuoso wrote:

The longer the focal length the less effective it will be. However, it should still help 135mm.

This matches what I've experienced on my R6. IBIS is really noticeable at 50mm (e.g. my Sigma 50 Art) allowing me to get away with slow shutter speed or sloppy holding technique with a moderate shutter. It is definitely less of a miracle worker with my EF 135 mounted, but it still helps.

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