Despite the large maximum aperture, the lens remains compact. Lens group 5 moves for rear focusing, and sharp, crisp pictures are obtained at all apertures. The background blur is ideal for portraits. The USM autofocuses the lens quickly and quietly.
The Canon 100mm F/2 is commonly used for Night photography, Portraits, Sports/action and more.The Canon 100mm F/2 is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Enthusiast among others.The Canon 100mm F/2 is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Canon 100mm F/2: Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Fast auto-focus, Lightweight, Strong construction, Superior build quality and Super-sharp images