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Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS II USM

Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS II USM The Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L I Read more

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Overall 8
8.0

Outstanding lens - but not worth it as an upgrade

Maiaibing, Amazon
19 February 2014
  • Summary: I have had my new EF 300mm f/2.8 IS L ii for six months now. This review will focus on a specific question; should current owners of the EF 300mm f/2.8 IS L "upgrade" to the mark ii version? The short answer is "no". But there are other reasons than "upgrading" to consider, and a special case for those who shoot film. So read on. Picture Quality Stunning. But not anymore than its predecessor. Frankly, you would be hard pressed to see the difference. It's there.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great lens - but not as an upgrade

Maiaibing, B&H Photo
19 February 2014
  • Excerpt: I have had my new EF 300mm f/2.8 IS L ii for six months now. This review will focus on a specific question; should current owners of the EF 300mm f/2.8 IS L "upgrade" to the mark ii version? The short answer is "no". But there are other reasons than "upgrading" to consider, and a special case for those who shoot film. So read on. Picture Quality Stunning. But not anymore than its predecessor. Frankly, you would be hard pressed to see the difference. It's there.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Nice Bokeh, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Expensive, Heavy
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