Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon-ef

Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon-ef
$360 - $449
70-300 mm
autofocus 4.3x zoom lens
f/4-5.6
variable aperture
  • Tamron VC Image stabilized
  • Tamron USD Built in focus motor

reviewswhat are people saying

"I use this lens for out sports and with the new USD focus is very fast"

"he Best Tamron lens up to date. Sharp on all focals from 70 to 300. Stabilization works (holds minimum 3 stops) good colors and bokeh. Very fast af focus."

"I would say 300 may be its weakest point, being SLIGHTLY soft..."

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

This lens is compatible with Full frame cameras such as the Canon 6D, Canon 5D Mark III and Canon EOS-1D C.

Canon EOS 6D
28.7 - 6.8°
horizontal angle of view
70-300mm
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 T5i, Canon Rebel T5 and Canon 70D.

Canon Rebel T5i
18.1 - 4.3°
horizontal angle of view
113-484.5mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon-ef vs other Canon EF (Full-frame) lenses

Max focal length Telephoto lens Help
300 mm
Image stabilization More advanced image stabilization Help
Tamron VC
Zoom range Above average zoom range Help
4.3x

The Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon-ef vs other Canon EF (Full-frame) wildlife lenses

Weight Very light Help
0.8 kg
Min focal length Excellent wide angle lens Help
70 mm
Lowest price Very inexpensive Help
$360.00

Cons

The Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon-ef vs other Canon EF (Full-frame) lenses

Fixed aperture Variable aperture Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths
Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/4
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Focus motor Lacks a silent focus motor Help
Louder and slower

The Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon-ef vs other Canon EF (Full-frame) wildlife lenses

Max focal length Poor telephoto lens Help
300 mm

Specifications

General

Min focal length
Help
70 mm
Max focal length
Help
300 mm
above average above average
Zoom range
Help
4.3x
above average above average
Magnification
Help
1:4 (0.2x)

Aperture

Wide minimum
Help
f/4
below average below average
Wide maximum
Help
Unknown
Tele minimum
Help
f/5.6
below average below average
Tele maximum
Help
Unknown

Features

Auto focus
Help
Yes
Focus motor
Help
Tamron USD
below average below average
Image stabilization
Help
Tamron VC
above average above average
Fisheye
Help
No
Tilt-shift
Help
No

Form factor

Lens mount
Help
Canon EF (Full-frame)
Length
Help
Unknown
Diameter
Help
Unknown
Filter size
Help
Unknown
Weight
Help
0.8 kg

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
Help
28.8°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
Help
6.9°
above average above average
Wide vertical
Help
19.5°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
Help
4.6°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
Help
34.3°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
Help
8.2°
above average above average

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

Wide horizontal
Help
19.1°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
Help
4.5°
above average above average
Wide vertical
Help
12.9°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
Help
above average above average
Wide diagonal
Help
22.9°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
Help
5.4°
above average above average

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