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Canon 400mm f2.8L IS III USM Lightweight Super Telephoto Lens - EF Mount

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Overview
Canon 400mm f2.8L IS III USM Lightweight Super Telephoto Lens - EF Mount. A lightweight super telephoto lens that offers superb image quality. Combining ultra-high performance with a portable design, this is the world’s lightest 400mm f/2.8 lens. It’s superb for action and wildlife, and for photographers who travel and work on location.
Superb quality from an advanced optical design:
• Ultra-high image quality, with high sharpness right across the frame
• Fluorite lens elements virtually eliminate chromatic aberration and boost resolution and contrast
• Flare and ghosting is virtually eliminated by our Subwavelength structure coating (SWC)
• Create superb out-of-focus backgrounds, with a fast f/2.8 aperture and nine-bladed diaphragm
 
The lightest 400mm f/2.8 lens in the world:
• An advanced optical formula reduces weight, making this the world’s lightest 400mm f/2.8 design
• Ultra-portable design is ideal for location work
• As an L-series lens,...
Summary
Lens Format: Full Frame
Focal Length: 400mm
Lens Mount: Canon EF
Lens Type: Super Telephoto
Max Aperture: f/2.8
Type: Photo
Included in box
  • 1x EF 400mm f/2.8L IS III
  • 1x Lens Cap E-180E
  • 1x Lens Dust Cap E
  • 1x Lens Wide Strap B
  • 1x Drop-In Screw Filter Holder 52(WIII)
  • 1x Lens SoftcaseLS400
  • 1x Lens Hood ET-155(WIII)
  • 1x User Manual Kit (EUR)

About the Canon 400mm f2.8L - EF

A lightweight super telephoto lens that offers superb image quality. Combining ultra-high performance with a portable design, this is the world’s lightest 400mm f/2.8 lens. It’s superb for action and wildlife, and for photographers who travel and work on location.

Superb quality from an advanced optical design:

• Ultra-high image quality, with high sharpness right across the frame

• Fluorite lens elements virtually eliminate chromatic aberration and boost resolution and contrast

• Flare and ghosting is virtually eliminated by our Subwavelength structure coating (SWC)

• Create superb out-of-focus backgrounds, with a fast f/2.8 aperture and nine-bladed diaphragm

 

The lightest 400mm f/2.8 lens in the world:

An advanced optical formula reduces weight, making this the world’s lightest 400mm f/2.8 design

Ultra-portable design is ideal for location work

As an L-series lens, the EF 400mm f/2.8L IS III is built to withstand the rigours of professional use

Protective weather sealing guards against dust and moisture, while fluorine coatings help cleaning

Thermal insulation coating maintains image quality when shooting in hot sunny conditions

 

Keep subjects in sharp focus as they move around the frame:

Focusing is fast and quiet, thanks to a ring-type USM autofocus motor and high-speed CPU

Create pull-focus effects when shooting video, using power focus controls and focus presets

Make instant adjustments using full-time manual focus control

Manual focus is electronically controlled, for customisable focusing speed and extreme precision

 

Stay sharp when shooting handheld or in low light:

Preserve sharpness when shooting handheld or in low light, thanks to a five-stop Image Stabiliser

The lens’s lightweight design allows it to be used handheld for longer periods of time

 

React quickly, using customisable controls:

Lock, stop and recall focus using customisable AF control buttons

Shoot instinctively, with controls that fall naturally under your fingers with the camera at your eye

Image sizeFull Frame
Angle of view (horzntl, vertl, diagnl)5°10', 3°30', 6°10'
Lens construction (elements/groups)17/13
No. of diaphragm blades9
Minimum aperture32
Closest focusing distance (m)2.5
Maximum magnification (x)0.17
Distance InformationYes
Image stabilizer 155 Stops
AF actuatorRing USM
Dust/moisture resistanceYes
Filter diameter (mm)52 Drop in
Max. diameter x length (mm)163 x 343
Weight (g)2840
  • Superb quality from an advanced optical design
  • The lightest 400mm f/2.8 lens in the world
  • Keep fast-moving subjects in sharp focus
  • Stay sharp when shooting handheld or in low light
  • React quickly, using customisable controls

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