Price
Help
 
Lens category
Help
A telephoto photo of a man's face

Telephoto lenses for less than $300

#1

Tamron 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di LD Macro Nikon F

Placeholder

"I love the crispness and clarity in the pictures." bhphotovideo.com

Help
Zoom range 4.3x
Help
Length 117 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Aperture f/4
Help
Max focal length 300 mm
Help
Min focal length 70 mm
Help
Diameter 76 mm
Help
Weight 435 g
#2

Sony E 55-210mm f/4.5-6.3 OSS E-Mount

Placeholder
 
Badge
More advanced image stabilization
Help
Sony SteadyShot
Help
Zoom range 3.8x
Help
Length 108 mm
Help
Image stabilization Sony SteadyShot
Help
Aperture f/4.5
Help
Max focal length 210 mm
Help
Min focal length 55 mm
Help
Diameter 64 mm
Help
Weight 345 g
#3

Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 APO DG Macro Nikon F

Placeholder

"I recently took a trip up and down the coast of California and took only this one lens...it worked perfectly! I could not have been happier with the results." bhphotovideo.com

Help
Zoom range 4.3x
Help
Length 119 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Aperture f/4
Help
Max focal length 300 mm
Help
Min focal length 70 mm
Help
Diameter 76 mm
Help
Weight 0.6 kg
#4

Tamron 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di LD Macro Canon EF

Placeholder

"I would strongly recommend the zoom telephoto AF70-300 mm Macro Autofocus Lens. I used it on the deer and wild turkeys in my backyard. It was easy for a person with arthritis to use. Loved the autofocus." bhphotovideo.com

Help
Zoom range 4.3x
Help
Length 117 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Aperture f/4
Help
Max focal length 300 mm
Help
Min focal length 70 mm
Help
Diameter 76 mm
Help
Weight 435 g
#5

Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG Macro

Placeholder

"Even though the info says it's only for Sigma camera's, it works very well on my Nikon D90." bhphotovideo.com

Help
Zoom range 4.3x
Help
Length 120 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Aperture f/4
Help
Max focal length 300 mm
Help
Min focal length 70 mm
Help
Diameter 77 mm
Help
Weight 0.5 kg
#6

Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III

Placeholder
Help
Zoom range 4x
Help
Length 122 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Aperture f/4
Help
Max focal length 300 mm
Help
Min focal length 75 mm
Help
Diameter 71 mm
Help
Weight 480 g
#7

Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 XR Di-II Macro Nikon F

Placeholder

"Lightweight, easy to use & it's so wonderful to use one lens & not have to switch back from one lens to another & miss a photo op!" bhphotovideo.com

 
Badge
Great zoom range
Help
11.1x
Help
Zoom range 11.1x
Help
Length 84 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Aperture f/3.5
Help
Max focal length 200 mm
Help
Min focal length 18 mm
Help
Diameter 74 mm
Help
Weight 398 g
#8

Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG Macro Canon EF

Placeholder

"Great range, compact size, good operation, sound construction." bhphotovideo.com

Help
Zoom range 4.3x
Help
Length 120 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Aperture f/4
Help
Max focal length 300 mm
Help
Min focal length 70 mm
Help
Diameter 76 mm
Help
Weight 0.5 kg
#9

Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 APO DG Macro Canon EF

Placeholder
Help
Zoom range 4.3x
Help
Length 120 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Aperture f/4
Help
Max focal length 300 mm
Help
Min focal length 70 mm
Help
Diameter 76 mm
Help
Weight 0.6 kg
#10

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-150mm f/4-5.6

Placeholder
Help
Zoom range 3.3x
Help
Length 73 mm
Help
Image stabilization None
Help
Aperture f/4
Help
Max focal length 150 mm
Help
Min focal length 45 mm
Help
Diameter 62 mm
Help
Weight 201 g