Tag: super telephoto

Canon EF 400mm F/5.6L For Sports

You can read the review of the EF 400mm F/5.6L that I wrote a year ago here. When I bought the EF 400mm F/5.6L, my original purpose was to use it for bird photography and other wildlife, a year after, I’m using it for sports photography. At F/5.6 it is not an ideal lens for […]

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Asian Elephants at the Smithsonian National Zoo

  This photo of Kandula was taken at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington DC. This was shot handheld using the Non IS Canon EF 400mm F/5.6L USM at 1/400, F/5.6 with an ISO of 400 and a Canon EOS 60D. In this photo I waited for Kandula to get closer so I can get […]

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Canon EF 400mm F/5.6 L USM Sample Photos

I am really happy with my Canon EF 400mm F/5.6 L USM. I have used it with the Canon EOS 40D and Canon EOS 60D all with great results. As a follow up to the review I posted, here are more sample photos I shot with the Canon EF 400mm F/5.6 L USM Lens

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Canon EF 400mm F/5.6 L USM Lens Review

The Canon EF 400mm F/5.6 L USM Lens is simply an amazing lens. It's easy and fun to use, and it really feels good in my hands. Introduced in 1993, this EF 400mm F/5.6 L lens is Canon's least expensive L lens in their 400mm line up and it is one of the most affordable […]

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Shooting With the Canon EF 400mm F/5.6L USM

I recently bought a canon ef 400mm f/5.6L usm super telephoto primarily for photographing birds and some wildlife in the Zoo.  I was quite excited when I got the lens, this is the longest lens in my gear collection and I now have a lens that have more reach than my ef 70-200mm f/4l is. […]

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Sigma’s new APO 50-500mm F4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM now available

Official Announcement were made March 19, 2010: The Sigma APO 50-500mm F4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM lenses are now available for purchase in Canon mounts through authorized Sigma dealers at the MSRP of $2,400. Nikon mounts will be available later this month, and they will be followed by Sigma, Pentax and Sony mounts in April. This […]

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