The high-speed performance of Canon EF 300mm is unprecedented. It is a member of the Canon?s prestigious L-series featuring Full-Frame Format, Aperture Range of f/2.8 to f/32, Two Fluorite Elements, Sub Wavelength Coating, Ring-Type Ultrasonic Motor AF System, Optical Image Stabilizer, and so on.
Its mid-telephoto focal length is a plus, while its intuitive handling makes it perfect for a wide range of applications. As a member of the L-series lens, it has an upgraded optical design to enhance effectiveness. It comes with two fluorite elements for optimum reduction of chromatic aberrations and color fringing. That is why you can be sure of color precision and intensified clarity. Its elements enjoy the application of a Sub Wavelength Coating so that there can be maximum suppression of ghosting and flare. This will boost color and contrast neutrality during operations in backlit circumstances.
Our Take On Canon EF 300mm
The Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS II USM lens features a quick f/2.8 maximum aperture, which makes the management of field depth easier especially when using selective focus for isolating targets. Also, this aperture will make you enjoy working in areas with poor lighting, and you will get good results. You will like its one-of-a-kind four-fold Image Stabilizer system, with three unique modes to serve diverse shooting applications. With its state-of-the-art ring-type Ultrasonic Motor (USM) that helps in providing fast, noiseless, and precise autofocus performance, you can get your shots right at all times including a full-time manual focus override.
Also, the Canon EF 300mm is weather-sealed meaning that you can use it in any atmospheric condition, including tough ones. There is a detachable spinning tripod collar that makes working on a monopod or tripod as easy as ABC. You can use it on all full-frame Canon EF-mount DSLRs, as well as APS-C models for an equivalent focal length of 480 millimeters. There are three separate IS modes so that you can achieve maximum effectiveness. The IS modes are standard single-shot, panning-optimized, and Image Stabilizer activation modes. It works perfectly with discretionary EF 1.4X as well as EF 2X teleconverters.
It boasts of the Focus Preset function, which makes it possible for you to swiftly recall a focusing position you have programmed. There is a Focus Limiter switch that makes it possible for you to take advantage of three focus positions so as not to have issues working with various applications. You won?t mind its Power Focus setting, which helps in managing focus adjustment for video recording.
|Lens Mount:||Canon EF|
|Angle of View:||8? 15'|
|Minimum Focus Distance:||6.56' / 2 m|
|Optical Design:||16 Elements in 12 Groups|
|Diaphragm Blades:||9, Rounded|
Included in the box:
- Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS II USM Lens
- Lens Cap
- Lens Dust Cap E (Rear)
- Lens Hood
- Lens Case
- Lens Wide Strap
- 52mm Drop-in Gelatin Filter Holder (Black)