The technical details behind this lens
Looking for an easy to handle telephoto lens? The new Canon EF 600mm f/4L IS III USM Lens has been re-designed to bring you an impressive amount of weight making it the lightest 600mm f4 lens. It features more balanced and much easier to handle because it is built lighter now. The f4 aperture ensures bright image results while image stabilization helps compensate for any movement and camera shake. This super-telephoto lens is designed for full-frame cameras. It can also be used on cameras with APS-C size sensors where it provides a 35mm equivalent focal length of 960mm. At 20% lighter than the previous iteration, the lens offers a more balanced feel, making it easier to handle in the field, perfect for keeping mobile when shooting in wildlife or sports events.
Great Optical Image Stabilisation
Canon EF 600mm f/4 offers powerful optical image stabilization of up to 5-stops of compensation to help counteract camera shake from handling or movement. Even for small bumps or movements are noticeable on telephoto lenses, so having stabilization is very important for capturing sharp images handheld.
Rugged dust and water-resistant design that will allow you to shoot confidently in difficult weather environments.
Electronic Focus Control
The Canon EF 600mm f/4 has an amazing feature when it comes to focusing control. The customizable electronic manual focusing ring provides 3 sensitivity levels that will let you decide how precise and fast the focus will adjust. This gives you the flexibility to adjust focus characteristics depending on how much or how fast your subjects are moving. It also features a focus recall ring that will allow you to assign two focus pre-sets with a simple twist of the ring to swap between them. This is very helpful when you are capturing wildlife or moving subjects.
Top three Reasons we think you will love this lens
- Easy to handle due to its lighter construction
- Perfect for capturing sports events and moving subjects
- Durable and reliable to all weather conditions
Our experts opinion
If you are looking for a lighter and easy to handle Telephoto lens, this Canon EF 600mm f/4 is suited for you. It has been re-designed so you can capture better and carry it conveniently to your biggest sports and live events.