Focal length range of 75-300mm
DC motor powering the AF system in place of USM (Ultra-sonic Motor)
13 lens elements arranged in 9 groups
Filter thread specification of 58mm
Closest focusing distance of 4.9
The Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Zoom Lens is a super telephoto lens that gives you a 75-300mm range. This lens is great to use for long-range photography, such as sports and wildlife photography. This lightweight, 4x telephoto lens is compatible with both APS-C and full frame Canon DSLR with a canon EF lens mount. Its exterior and optical system is optimized with a DC motor. It has a minimum focus distance of 4.92' (1.5 m). The f/4-5.6 range provides you with a good control over the depth of field, giving you a nice, soft background when you zoom into a subject. There are 13 lens elements and they are arranged in 9 groups for optimum clarity.
The 75-300mm range lets you use the lens in a number of photography styles. It works great for portraiture shots as well as long-range photography such as sports and wildlife. It's also compact and light so you can carry it around with your camera body without any problems.
The f/4-5.6 capability allows you to take shots of subjects with amazing, soft background blur or bokeh in the background. This highlights your subject and lets them stand from the background.
Works for Full Frame and APS-C
You can use the Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Zoom Lens that has a Canon EF lens mount. It gives you a 35mm equivalent of 120 - 480 mm, offering more range to capture details.
13 Elements/9 Groups
The The Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Zoom Lens is made out of 13 elements that's organized in 9 groups to provide cleaner, sharper photos with little lens glair or lens aberration.
Focal Length & Maximum Aperture
13 elements in 9 groups
Diagonal Angle of View
32° 11' - 8° 15'
Front group rotating extension system with Micromotor
Closest Focusing Distance
1.5m/ 4.9 ft.
Max. Diameter x Length, Weight
2.8" x 4.8", 16.8 oz. / 71mm x 122mm, 480g