Canon EF 400mm f/2.8L IS III USM
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(From Canon lens literature) The EF 400mm f/2.8L IS III USM offers you the superb image quality of a Canon L series super telephoto in a new, lightweight form that makes it the world's lightest 400mm f/2.8 lens*. A meticulous optical redesign means reduced flare and ghosting thanks to Super Spectra Coating (SSC) and Air Sphere (ASC), a shorter minimum focusing distance and additional comfort and portability. Advanced heat-rejecting paint helps you shoot for longer periods of time even under the hot sun. Operation is made easy with full-time manual AF, while two focus presets to help you quickly dial in the spot you want. Combining sharp image quality with high operability, professionals and advanced photographers can take the EF 400mm f/2.8L IS III USM anywhere in order to capture masterful shots of nature, sports and beyond.
Revised Optics for a Lighter Super Telephoto EF L Lens
Featuring carefully refined optics, the
Continues Strong Tradition of Image Quality Associated with L Series Lenses
An excellent addition to Canon's L series collection of lenses, the
Super Spectra Coating (SSC) and Air Sphere Coating (ASC) Minimize Ghosting and Flare
To create memorable images with vibrant colors and deep lifelike contrast, minimizing unwanted flare and ghosting is crucial. Canon's Super Spectra Coating (SSC) helps reject extraneous light wavelengths, maintaining overall image quality and color fidelity. Additionally, Canon's Air Sphere Coating (ASC) helps minimize unwanted glare and reflections.
Increased Heat Shielding Measures for Reliable, Longer Shooting Outdoors
Even when used outdoors in the heat for extended periods of time, the
Dust- and Water-resistant with Fluorine Coatings for Use Even in Harsh Conditions
Built to L series lens specifications, the
Customizable Electronic Focusing Ring
A customizable electronic manual focusing ring helps ensure you'll get the shot that you want at the right moment. Three sensitivity levels are available to select how quick and precise you want to adjust the focus. This can help whether you need a slow speed to switch between someone's eyes in a distant profile, or a fast speed to dial in on different birds in a large, swiftly moving flock. Additionally, manual focus is still possible while autofocus is engaged, letting you finetune focus adjustments to suit your shooting preferences.
Up to Two Focus Presets Available
Quickly select between two points with focus presets. Especially useful for fixed-position sports photography, you can choose two exact focus distances, and with a simple twist of the recall ring, swap between them. If you're on the sidelines of a soccer game, one focus point could be the home team's goal, and the other point the visiting team's goal. A twist of the recall ring will help ensure your most important photos are sharply in focus.
Optical Image Stabilization at up to 5 Stops* of Shake Correction
For consistent, sharp results, the
Minimum Focusing Distance of Approx. 8.2 ft./2.5m
Circular Aperture (9 blades) for Beautiful, Soft Backgrounds
Availability and Pricing
The Canon EF 400mm f/2.8L IS III USM is scheduled to begin shipping in December 2018 with an estimated retail price of US$11,999.
Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Actual prices are determined by individual dealers and may vary.
Canon EF 400mm f/2.8L IS III USM
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