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

Announced Aug 26, 2010 •
Telephoto zoom lens | Canon EF | 4426B002
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Announced Aug 26, 2010
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The Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM is a relatively affordable 'L'-grade telephoto lens, designed for use on Canon's full-frame and APS-C DSLRs. It offers a ring-type ultrasonic autofocus motor, weatherproof construction, 4-stop Image Stabilization and a minimum focus distance of 1.2m. Additional features include an 8-bladed circular aperture, full-time manual focus override, and an optional tripod collar.

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Quick specs
Lens type Zoom lens
Focal length 70–300 mm
Image stab. Yes
Lens mount Canon EF
Max aperture F4–5.6
Min aperture F32–45
Min focus 1.20 m (47.24)
Max magnification 0.21×
Weight 1050 g (2.31 lb)
Length 143 mm (5.63)

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