A versatile and popular zoom lens from Canon
Providing one of the most popular zoom ranges for beginners and enthusiasts alike, this premium Canon zoom lens is a much-loved and important member of immeasurable kits around the globe. The applications that this lens can turn its hand at are virtually limitless, being a particularly fond choice for professional wedding, sports and wildlife photographers. The Canon EF 70-200mm f2.8L IS II lens is destined to become a much used item in your gadget bag, you will be left wondering how you ever lived without it.
The twin attack of large maximum aperture and built-in Image Stabilisation makes the Canon 70-200mm f2.8L IS II lens ideal for capturing sharp images of the most fast-paced action. When looking back over your results you will swear that time itself stood still when you took these pictures. These features are also handy for low-light shooting, all but ending your struggles with the burden that is camera shake.
Able to track down and keep up with subjects that are on the go, this lens has a ring-type Ultrasonic motor driving the autofocus. This focus system will be able to lock onto athletes as they move around the sports field and it will allow you to follow them in the action, with the same level of grace and precision that makes the athlete so successful.
As is to be expected from an L-series lens, the 70-200mm f2.8L IS II is premium through and through, optically and physically. Built to withstand the daily repeated usage of the busy professional, this lens provides edge to edge sharpness throughout the zoom range, even at the largest aperture. Colour reproduction, contrast and sharpness are all present in abundance, whilst ghosting, flare and distortions will longer cause you any sleepless nights.