Canon’s triple-layered diffractive optical element (DO) significantly reduces the length and weight of the lens. Distortion and vignetting slightly better than non-DO version. IS adds appeal.

Standout Spec: Compactness.

Product Specifications

Lens Type: Zoom
Compatibility: Full Frame
Range: Normal, Super Telephoto
Mount: Canon
Auto Focus: Yes
Full-Time Manual Focus Override: No
Silent AF: Yes
Zoom: Yes
Minimum Focal Length: 70 mm
Maximum Focal Length: 300 mm
Fastest Aperture: f/4.5
Slowest Aperture: f/22.0
Image Stabilization: Yes
Elements: 18
Groups: 12
Filter Size: 58 mm
Length: 3.9 inches
Weight: 25.4 ounces
Price: $1250.00
Tripod Collar: No
Included Case: Yes
Macro: No
Tilt/Shift: No
Model Number:

Tested Review

Lens Test: Canon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DO IS USM AF

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