Telephoto focal length
Help
 
Lens category
Help
A telephoto shot of a lion

Wildlife lenses that have a 400mm or longer focal length

#1

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR
 
Badge
Fixed aperture
Help
The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths
 
Badge
More advanced image stabilization
Help
Nikon VR
 
Lowest price
Low price
Help
$1,162.29
Help
Max focal length 500 mm
Help
Fixed aperture Yes
Help
Focus motor Nikon AF-S
Help
Length 268 mm
Help
Image stabilization Nikon VR
Help
Min focal length 200 mm
Help
Zoom range 2.5x
Help
Weight 2.1 kg
#2

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

Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
 
Badge
Wide angle lens
Help
100 mm
 
Badge
Quite short
Help
188 mm
 
Badge
More advanced image stabilization
Help
Canon IS
Help
Max focal length 400 mm
Help
Fixed aperture No
Help
Focus motor Canon USM
Help
Length 188 mm
Help
Image stabilization Canon IS
Help
Min focal length 100 mm
Help
Zoom range 4x
Help
Weight 1.4 kg
#3

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

Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
 
Badge
More advanced image stabilization
Help
Canon IS II
 
Badge
Wide angle lens
Help
100 mm
 
Badge
Quite short
Help
193 mm
Help
Max focal length 400 mm
Help
Fixed aperture No
Help
Focus motor Canon USM
Help
Length 193 mm
Help
Image stabilization Canon IS II
Help
Min focal length 100 mm
Help
Zoom range 4x
Help
Weight 1.6 kg
#4

Sigma 50-500mm f/4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM APO

Sigma 50-500mm f/4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM APO
 
Badge
Great zoom range
Help
10x
 
Badge
Wide angle lens
Help
50 mm
Help
Max focal length 500 mm
Help
Fixed aperture No
Help
Focus motor Sigma HSM
Help
Length 218 mm
Help
Image stabilization Sigma OS
Help
Min focal length 50 mm
Help
Zoom range 10x
Help
Weight 2 kg
#5

Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Canon EF

Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Canon EF
 
Lowest price
Low price
Help
$947.46
Help
Max focal length 600 mm
Help
Fixed aperture No
Help
Focus motor Sigma HSM
Help
Length 259 mm
Help
Image stabilization Sigma OS
Help
Min focal length 150 mm
Help
Zoom range 4x
Help
Weight n/a
#6

Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Canon EF

Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Canon EF
Help
Max focal length 600 mm
Help
Fixed aperture No
Help
Focus motor Sigma HSM
Help
Length 290 mm
Help
Image stabilization Sigma OS
Help
Min focal length 150 mm
Help
Zoom range 4x
Help
Weight 2.9 kg
#7

Nikon Nikkor VR 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6D ED

Nikon Nikkor VR 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6D ED

"Been using the lens to take picture on my Whale wathing boat trip and this was an extraordinary experience what an exelent contrast." bhphotovideo.com

 
Badge
Wide angle lens
Help
80 mm
 
Badge
Quite short
Help
170 mm
 
Badge
More advanced image stabilization
Help
Nikon VR
Help
Max focal length 400 mm
Help
Fixed aperture No
Help
Focus motor None
Help
Length 170 mm
Help
Image stabilization Nikon VR
Help
Min focal length 80 mm
Help
Zoom range 5x
Help
Weight 1.4 kg
#8

Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Nikon F

Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Nikon F
 
Lowest price
Low price
Help
$879.99
Help
Max focal length 600 mm
Help
Fixed aperture No
Help
Focus motor Tamron USD
Help
Length 258 mm
Help
Image stabilization Tamron VC
Help
Min focal length 150 mm
Help
Zoom range 4x
Help
Weight 1.9 kg
#9

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR
 
Badge
Wide angle lens
Help
80 mm
 
Badge
More advanced image stabilization
Help
Nikon VR
 
Badge
Quite short
Help
203 mm
Help
Max focal length 400 mm
Help
Fixed aperture No
Help
Focus motor Nikon AF-S
Help
Length 203 mm
Help
Image stabilization Nikon VR
Help
Min focal length 80 mm
Help
Zoom range 5x
Help
Weight 1.6 kg
#10

Sony 70-400mm f/4-5.6 G2

Sony 70-400mm f/4-5.6 G2
 
Badge
Wide angle lens
Help
70 mm
 
Badge
Quite short
Help
196 mm
Help
Max focal length 400 mm
Help
Fixed aperture No
Help
Focus motor Generic motor
Help
Length 196 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Min focal length 70 mm
Help
Zoom range 5.7x
Help
Weight 1.5 kg