Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM Overview

Announced Aug 22, 2005 •
Telephoto zoom lens | Canon EF | 0345B002
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Announced Aug 22, 2005
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The EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM is a standard telephoto zoom designed for Canon's full-frame and APS-C DSLRs. It features Canon's Image Stabilizer technology for up to three stops of correction, and offers a 112-480mm equivalent zoom range on APS-C. The zoom ring can be locked at the 70mm position, making this powerful lens easy to transport, too.

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Quick specs
Lens type Zoom lens
Focal length 70–300 mm
Image stab. Yes (3 stops claimed)
Lens mount Canon EF
Max aperture F4–5.6
Min aperture F32–45
Min focus 1.50 m (59.06)
Max magnification 0.26×
Weight 630 g (1.39 lb)
Length 143 mm (5.62)

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