The Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DO IS USM Zoom Lens for Canon Digital SLR Camera (Black) is the perfect addition to your photographic arsenal that delivers premium performance but is surprisingly easy on your life savings. Boasting of magnificent new blueprint features like the revolutionary three-layer DO or Diffractive Optical elements, Canon has come up with a fabulously lightweight (36 percent lighter and 26 percent shorter) lens that blows other similar lenses in the category out of the water with its increased refractive power. Flaring and ghosting are a thing of the past with this optimally-sized device, meticulously designed with protective coatings that suppress the detrimental obstacles to simple photography. The most ideal zoom lens for digital photography enthusiasts, enjoy super-fast auto focusing thanks to the new AF algorithms, ring-type rear focusing USM and an in-built CPU, with this strong Zoom Lens for Canon Digital SLR Camera, With the ability to convert ultrasonic vibration energy to rotational energy, the lens offers precise stopping with high-precision, quieter auto focusing. The zoom ring locking mechanism works like a charm, locking the lens at the shortest focal length, safeguarding it from any possible harm when mounted on your camera and ready for action. Reduce blur during panning or still photography with Canon’s trademark Image Stabilization (IS) technology that compensates for shaky photography, correcting it when necessary. With a wide array of possible applications for both professional and amateur photographers, the lens has a bare minimum focusing distance of 1.4m.Designed specifically for Canon SLR camera. The lens is composed of 18 elements divided into 12 groups. Angle of View: 34 degrees to eight degrees 15 minutes. Focal Length Range: 70 to 300mm.Closest Focusing Distance: 4.6ft.Format Compatibility: EOS, APS-C. Filter Size: 58mm. Maximum Aperture: f/4-5.6.
Ultra compact telephoto zoom lens – 70-300mm focal length, fast f/4-5.6 aperture
Image Stabilizer gives equivalent effect of a shutter speed three stops faster during hand-held shooting
Excellent maximum-aperture performance across entire zoom range
Three-layer DO lens drastically reduces the overall length and weight of the lens system
Zoom ring locking mechanism that locks the lens at its shortest total length