Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM Reviews

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Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM

Specification for Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM

Main Features
Lens Type Zoom Lens
Lens Magnification Telephoto (65 to 600mm)
Max Focal Length 150 mm - 199.9 mm

Features:
  • Offers high resolution, superb contrast, neutral color balance
  • Built-in Dual-mode Image Stabilizer function permits clear, sharp images even when minor hand-movements occur
  • 6-group configuration with 5 movable groups for optimal, high-magnification, zoom performance
  • Fluorite and Super-UD glass completely eliminate secondary spectrum for superb color rendition
  • Fast and silent Autofocus capability with Canon's ring USM, and AF mode on camera
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    ★★★★★

    “Stupidly sharp lens - forget the Bigma, or even...”

    Written on: 26/02/2011 by RomahomeMark (5 reviews written)

    Stupidly sharp lens - forget the Bigma, or even Canon's own 100-400L, if you are a wildlife photographer, this ticks every box. Not the fastest lens, but so what, you still get an excellent hit ratio with something which is so incredibly powerful. Its not just the sharpness either, its the light and colour quality this lens delivers.

    Sports photographers will be frustrated by lack of zoom and needing to be a decent distance from the subject, but as I say - wildlife and esp. bird photographers… Read Full Review

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    “As a wildlife photographer without the means to...”

    Written on: 21/03/2002 by Eden. (1 review written)

    As a wildlife photographer without the means to purchase lenses costing more than $2000, I use the Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM lens more than any other and have been extremely happy with the results. The image stabilization makes it possible to hand hold it in many situations that usually require a tripod and still get sharp pictures. The zoom range offers real flexibility - a plus if you hate to change lenses or don't have the time even to switch cameras… Read Full Review

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    97841_Stevevx220.'s Response to 16691_Eden.'s Review

    Written on: 14/05/2003

    I agree, buy this lens, you wont be dissapointed!!

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