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- RF-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
- Aperture Range: f/4.5-7.1 to f/32-54
- One Super UD Element, Six UD Elements
- Dual Nano USM AF System
Covering a variety of telephoto focal lengths, the Canon RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1 L IS USM spans a short- to super-telephoto range within a sleek and portable form factor. The modest maximum aperture enables a relatively portable design that is well-suited to handheld, walkaround use and optical image stabilization also helps to steady photos and videos by up to five stops when working in difficult lighting conditions. This lens is also characterized by its advanced optical design, which includes a series of Super UD and UD elements to greatly reduce chromatic aberrations and color fringing throughout the zoom range for a degree of clarity and color accuracy.
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I have a Canon EOS 5D SR camera. Will this lens ...
I have a Canon EOS 5D SR camera. Will this lens go with my camera?
This lens unfortunately does not fit your EOS 5D SR camera. Your 5D uses the EF moniker lenses, while this lens here is a RF lens designed for Canon Full Frame Mirrorless cameras only.
Date published: 2021-09-12
What type of epoxy to use to permanently close ...
What type of epoxy to use to permanently close the hood door for filters? Mine keeps opening and I don't use it
I would not recommend any epoxy for the hood at it could be permanent. If you start using a polarizer or variable ND, you might be glad for the door. I would recommend a small piece of tape or a rubber band.
Date published: 2022-09-07
Does the Tripod Collar fit the Peak Design Dual ...
Does the Tripod Collar fit the Peak Design Dual Plate v2?
Yes, the tripod collar on the Canon RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1 L IS USM Lens BH #CA100500LRF will fit Peak Design Dual Plate v2 for Capture Camera Clip BH #PEPLD2.
Date published: 2022-09-15
Does the kit include a lens hood?
Does the kit include a lens hood?
Date published: 2020-09-14
Hello, I am interested in the weight difference ...
Hello, I am interested in the weight difference between 100-400 L IS II and 100-500 RF. Normally, "larger" lenses are heavier than shorter ones?
The 100-400 is an EF lens. The 100-500 is a RF lens made for Canons mirrorless cameras like the R5 just released. There is not an adaptor to fit the new RF lenses to Canons DSLRs, 5D, 1D etc. They are generally smaller and lighter and more expensive! There is an adaptor to fit EF lenses on the some of the mirrorless cameras. Do your research and read carefully or ask your friendly B&H service person.
Date published: 2021-09-29
At what focal length does the max aperture ...
At what focal length does the max aperture change? (ie. when can you go faster than the 7.1?)
Between 400mm and 500mm, the maximum aperture is f/7.1.
Date published: 2022-07-18
What is the configurable control ring? Does this ...
What is the configurable control ring? Does this mean you can manually adjust the iris? For a long time Canon did not have lenses with manual aperture controls.
The lens control ring on Canon RF lenses can control the functions below from the lens without using the camera itself: Shutter speed Lens aperture ISO Exposure compensation
Date published: 2022-08-17
Is this lens soft on an R5 as some of the ...
Is this lens soft on an R5 as some of the commenters said?
The Canon RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1 L IS USM Lens is a sharp lens on the Canon EOS R5. It is possible there are some bad copies of the lens.
Date published: 2022-08-27