The EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM telephoto zoom lens has been developed to meet the high-performance standards that today's photographers demand. Improved Image Stabilizer Technology provides up to three stops of "shake" correction, and the "Mode 2" option stabilizes images while panning with a moving subject. Compared to the original Canon EF 75-300mm IS zoom lens, this telephoto lens has faster autofocus, and overall the lens is lighter and has a smaller diameter than the original. The zoom ring can be locked at the 70mm position, making this powerful lens easy to transport, too
The Canon 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS is commonly used for Art, Fun, General purpose, Landscape/scenery, Landscape photography, Photojournalism, Portraits, Sports/action, Travel, Upgrade, Weddings, Wildlife, Wildlife photos and more.The Canon 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Beginner, Enthusiast, Photo enthusiast, Semi-professional, Semi-pro photographer among others.The Canon 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Canon 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS: Clear glass, Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Easily mounted, Easy to clean, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice bokeh, Quiet, Rugged, Simple controls, Strong construction to mention just a few.