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
$324 - $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"

bhphotovideo.com

"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."

bhphotovideo.com

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

bhphotovideo.com

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

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

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
28.8 - 6.9°
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 EOS 80D, Canon Rebel T6 and Canon T6i.

Canon EOS 80D
18.3 - 4.3°
horizontal angle of view
112-480mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Max focal length Telephoto lens Help
300 mm
Zoom range Above average zoom range Help
4.3x
Image stabilization More advanced image stabilization Help
Tamron VC
Wide minimum Good narrowest aperture Help
f/32

The Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Diameter Small diameter Help
82 mm
Lowest price Very inexpensive Help
$324.00
Weight Very light Help
0.8 kg
Length Quite short Help
150 mm
Min focal length Excellent wide angle lens Help
70 mm

Cons

The Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

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

The Tamron SP 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD Canon EF vs other Digital camera 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
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4.3x
above average above average
Magnification
Help
1:4 (0.2)

Aperture

Wide maximum
Help
f/4
below average below average
Wide minimum
Help
f/32
unique unique
Tele maximum
Help
f/5.6
below average below average
Tele minimum
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f/45
unique unique

Features

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

Form factor

Lens mount
Help
Canon EF (Full-frame)
Length
Help
150 mm
Diameter
Help
82 mm
Filter size
Help
62 mm
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
3°
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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