Canon EF 300mm f2.8 IS USM - A premium Canon Telephoto lens
This ruggedly constructed L series lens from Canon, the 300mm F2.8L IS II USM lens is a great telephoto lens, perfect for sports, action and wildlife photography in particular.
With 3 IS modes this lens will deliver impressively sharp images of a range of subjects, moving or still. The Max aperture rating on f2.8 means this long telephoto lens is ideal for capturing action shots with fast shutter speeds and a perfect option for available light photography.
As with all Canon L Series lenses, the 300mm F2.8 IS is constructed excellently both in terms of build quality and optics. Constructed of lightweight magnesium alloy and titanium lens barrel components, this lens is weather sealed in order to be used in all types of trying conditions, while maintaining a relatively low weight - a godsend for the professional that will be using it for long periods of time.
Optically this lens delivers edge-to-edge sharpness at all apertures - get ready to be delighted by the supreme sharpness and colour representation.
3 IS modes - ready for the action
For the action photographers that find themselves automatically drawn to this telephoto lens, there is 3 IS options to combat different types of motion. Whether you are standing still photographing a moving subject are you are in a situation where you yourself are panning, one of the built in IS modes will help you to achieve sharp pictures.
Incredibly fast Autofocus
Photographing fast moving objects requires a speedy focus system and this lens does not disappoint. The USM focus motor is incredibly fast, silent and accurate - you will not be left disappointed with blurry images of once in a lifetime opportunities. To further aid you in these rushed moments you can take advantage of the focus preset feature - because every moment counts.