Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM

Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
$1,749 - $1,899
100-400 mm
autofocus 4x zoom lens
f/4.5-5.6
variable aperture
  • Canon L Series Professional
  • Canon IS II Image stabilized
  • Canon USM Built-in focus motor

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

This lens is compatible with Full frame cameras such as the Canon 5D Mark IV, Canon EOS-1D X Mark II and Canon 5DS.

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
20.4 - 5.2°
horizontal angle of view
100-400mm
35mm equivalent focal length

APS-C (1.6x crop factor)

This lens is compatible with APS-C (1.6x crop factor) cameras such as the Canon Rebel T6, Canon T6i and Canon EOS 80D.

Canon EOS Rebel T6
12.7 - 3.2°
horizontal angle of view
161.5-645.5mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Max focal length Excellent telephoto lens Help
400 mm
Image stabilization More advanced image stabilization Help
Canon IS II
Zoom range Above average zoom range Help
4x

The Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM vs other Digital camera lenses

Diameter Small diameter Help
94 mm
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$1,749.00
Weight Very light Help
1.6 kg
Length Quite short Help
193 mm
Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
100 mm

Cons

The Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/4.5
Length Quite long Help
193 mm
Wide minimum Poor narrowest aperture Help
f/5.6
Fixed aperture Variable aperture Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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100 mm
Max focal length
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400 mm
unique unique
Zoom range
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4x
above average above average
Magnification
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1:3.2 (0.3)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/4.5
below average below average
Wide minimum
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f/5.6
below average below average
Tele maximum
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f/5.6
below average below average
Tele minimum
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f/5.6
below average below average

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Canon USM
Image stabilization
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Canon IS II
unique unique
Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Canon EF (Full-frame)
Length
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193 mm
below average below average
Diameter
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94 mm
below average below average
Filter size
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77 mm
Weight
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1.6 kg
below average below average

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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20.4°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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5.2°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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13.7°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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3.4°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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24.4°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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6.2°
above average above average

Angle of view (On Canon EF-S APS-C 1.5x crop cameras)

Wide horizontal
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13.5°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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3.4°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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9°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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2.3°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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16.2°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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4.1°
above average above average

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