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Canon 200-400mm f/4 IS USM Extender 1.4x

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DP Review
4 September 2013
  • Excerpt: Quick review based on a production Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x About a month ago Canon announced the EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x - the world's first SLR lens with a built-in teleconverter. With the simple flick of a switch on the top of its barrel, the lens can be turned into a 280-560mm f/5.6 optic.
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EUROPEAN PROFESSIONAL LENS

eisa.eu
20 August 2013
  • Excerpt: A great sensation for the optical world, this super telephoto full-frame stabilised zoom lens opens a new era for professional optics. The Canon EF 200-400mm F4L IS USM Extender 1.4x has a built-in teleconverter, that allows the photographer to switch to extended focal lengths in just a second. As the teleconverter is integrated into the design of the lens it can be activated safely in harsh conditions without exposing the camera’s mirror and sensor.
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Overall 9
9.0

If you've got nearly $12,000 burning a hole in your pocket, this lens delivers

CNET
8 July 2013
  • Summary: You get you what you pay for with the Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4X: superlative performance and flexibility.
  • Pros: The Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4X combines terrific optics, autofocus, and image stabilization with standout flexibility from a built-in telephoto extender.
  • Cons: Few can afford the $11,800 price; 8.3 pounds is a lot to carry around; there's some vignetting when shooting wide open.
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Overall 9
9.0
Audio & image quality 9
9.0
Versatility 9
9.0
Usability 9
9.0
Build quality 10
9.5

Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x Lens

PhotoReview
31 October 2013
  • Summary: Canon's EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4X more than satisfies the requirements of sports and wildlife photographers, who should be delighted by the convenience of the built-in extender and the fact that it doesn't compromise image quality. Buyers of this lens will get what they pay for: a large, relatively fast lens that is extremely well built, intelligently designed and capable of delivering sharp, high quality images
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eisa.eu
9 September 2013
  • Excerpt: Con questo super teleobiettivo stabilizzato per sensori Full Frame si apre una nuova era nel mondo delle ottiche professionali. Il Canon EF 200-400mm F4 L IS USM Extender 1.4x ha un moltiplicatore di focale incorporato che permette al fotografo di passare in un attimo a lunghezze focali particolarmente estese.
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eisa.eu
9 September 2013
  • Excerpt: Не иначе как сенсация, этот полнокадровый супертелезум-объектив со стабилизатором изображения открывает новую эру в профессиональной оптике. Canon EF 200—400 mm F4L IS USM Extender 1.4x оснащен встроенным телеконвертером, который позволяет фотографу переключаться в диапазон увеличенных фокусных расстояний всего за секунду.
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eisa.eu
20 August 2013
  • Excerpt: L’arrivée de cet objectif a fait sensation dans le petit monde de l’optique. Ce zoom super téléobjectif plein-format stabilisé ouvre en effet une nouvelle ère pour les objectifs professionnels. Le Canon EF 200-400mm F4L IS USM Extender 1.4x possède un téléconvertisseur intégré, qui permet au photographe de passer à des focales encore plus longues en une seconde.
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eisa.eu
16 August 2013
  • Excerpt: Tento supertelefotografický stabilizovaný fullframový objektiv se zoomem, který je velkou senzací pro svět optiky, otevírá novou éru profesionální optiky. Objektiv Canon EF 200–400 mm F4L IS USM Extender 1,4× má vestavěný telekonvertor, který umožňuje fotografovi přepínat na prodloužené ohniskové vzdálenosti během pouhých sekund.
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eisa.eu
16 August 2013
  • Excerpt: Denna bildstabiliserade supertelezoom för fullformat är en riktig sensation och innebär en ny era för professionell optik. Canon EF 200–400mm F4L IS USM Extender 1.4x har en inbyggd telekonverter som gör det möjligt för fotografen att förlänga brännvidden på bara en sekund. Och eftersom telekonvertern är integrerad i objektivet kan den användas säkert även i tuffa miljöer utan att man behöver utsätta kamerans spegel och bildsensor för några risker.
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eisa.eu
15 August 2013
  • Excerpt: Este objetivo es una gran sensación para el mundo de las ópticas. Se trata de un súper zoom telefoto de fotograma completo estabilizado que abre una nueva era para la óptica profesional. El Canon EF 200-400mm F4L IS USM Extender 1.4x, tiene incorporado un teleconvertidor que permite al fotógrafo cambiar la distancia focal en tan sólo un segundo.
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