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Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM
8.2 out of 10

Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM

Despite the large maximum aperture, the lens remains compact. Read more

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Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM Lens Review

SLR Lens and Camera Reviews
31 May 2009
  • Summary: Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM is an outstanding medium telephoto lens that would rival even the most expensive L glass. The lens practically has no weaknesses - excellent image quality, low level of artifacts, fast and accurate AF system, pretty affordable price.
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REVIEW: Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM Interchangeable Lens Review

photodo
19 March 2009
  • Excerpt: This compact medium telephoto lens sports a fast f/2 aperture, which will make this lens ideal for low light photography or creative use of shallow depth of field. It sports a silent ultrasonic focusing motor, internal focusing and costs around £380.
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Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM Lens

The Digital Picture
14 February 2007
  • Excerpt: Is the Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM Lens right for you? Learn all you need to know about the Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM Lens in The-Digital-Picture.com's review!
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Expert Review

photo.net
7 November 1996
  • Excerpt: I bought my Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM lens in 1996 because I needed a fast lens for concert work; I couldn't afford any of the "L" series zooms. Years later, as I look over the images it's produced, I can say that it's one of the finest lenses I've ever used. [Image above: Chris Cornell himself.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM Lens Review

ePHOTOzine
30 September 2015
  • Summary: Those looking for a medium telephoto for portraiture will find this lens a pretty good buy due to the excellent sharpness it is capable of producing and the reasonable price tag.
  • Pros: Good build quality, Very good sharpness, Low CA levels, Fast AF
  • Cons: Quite prone to flare, No lens hood supplied
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Expert Review

Foto.ru
4 April 2009
  • Excerpt: Высококачественный умеренный телеобъектив, идеальный вариант для съемки портретов. Превосходное качество изготовления и оптические характеристики, небольшие размеры и низкий вес, высокая светосила F2.0, кольцевой ультразвуковой привод автофокуса USM для точной, быстрой и бесшумной фокусировки,...
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Expert Review

Optyczne.pl
8 December 2007
  • Summary: Obiektyw praktycznie bez wad, który we wszystkich naszych kategoriach testowych odnotował wyniki wyraźnie powyżej średniej. Jeśli ktoś rozważa jego zakup, z przyjemnością informujemy, że będą to dobrze wydane pieniądze.
  • Pros: bardzo dobra ostrość obrazu zarówno w centrum jak i na brzegu pola,, rewelacyjnie korygowana aberracja chromatyczna,, mała koma,, niewielki astygmatyzm,, znikoma dystorsja,, małe winietowanie,, dobre zachowanie przy zdjęciach pod ostre światło,, świetna praca autofokusa,, solidna obudowa
  • Cons: przy f/2.0 obiektyw mógłby być choć troszkę ostrzejszy
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