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Canon 75-300mm USM III - A good all-round lens but not perfect

Advantages: Speed, Appearance, Build quality, Price
Disadvantages: Picture quality at long focal distances

...I have read several positive reviews about the Canon 75-300mm USM III lens but I don't share other people's enthusiasm because it is not nearly as sharp as I would expect from a Canon lens. Of course, compared to the Canon L Series lenses, this is an ...

rabidbadger 01.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF 75-300mm f/4.0-5.6 USM MK III

Great lens

Advantages: great for taking pictures that are far away.
Disadvantages: decreases the quality as you zoom, can become loose at times.

...I have purchased this lens not long after the Canon EOS 550D. Upon opening the package, which was very well packed. I noticed that the quality of the lens was slightly lower than expected. I quickly reviewed the instruction manual telling me how to set up ...

xxkellywxx 14.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF 75-300mm f/4.0-5.6 USM MK III

A Prime Example

Advantages: Low light performance, sharpness, colour saturation and contrast
Disadvantages: Plasticy construction and poor feel of manual focus ring

Overview ------------- The Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 sits in between the cheap-o f/1.8 mkII version and the ridiculously expensive f/1.2 L-series version. There was a crazy f/1.0L lens at one time but this seems to have been discontinued (presumably as nobod ...

buyer991 01.05.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM

Zoom Zoom Zoom... Canon, not Mazda...

Advantages: Zoom, Both Stabilizers, Lock, Design
Disadvantages: Grain, Noise, Auto-Focus

Design At first glance, the Canon EF 70-300mm Telephoto Zoom Lens looks the part in a standard svelte black coating with ritzy gold ring and logo, solid quality rubber grips around the zoom and focus rings. At 480 grams it is also one lightweight mo ...

SirJoseph 23.09.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF zoom lens - 70 mm - 300 mm F/4.0-5.6 for Canon EF

Why 75-300mm?

Advantages: Great focusing length
Disadvantages: Price

Why to chose Canon EF 75-300mm IS lens? Because is long, heavy and expensive. But seriously, the lens is suitable to use exclusively with Canon EOS range of cameras, SLR as well as DSLR (Digital SLR). It works with all new digital SLR including 20D and 30 ...

malekowie 05.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF zoom lens - 70 mm - 300 mm F/4.0-5.6 for Canon EF