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8.9 out of 10

Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L USM

Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM The Canon EF 70-200mm f/2. Read more

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Overall 10
10

Worth It!

Irmanator9, B&H Photo
25 September 2014
  • Excerpt: I'm an amateur photographer. I have a Canon EOS T2i camera that I received for Christmas two years ago. I volunteered to take photos at my son's football games. He's 11 years old and he plays during the day. I was using a Canon 18-200 mm lens at first. It worked fine, so I thought. Two people recommended the EF 70-200mm f/2.8L USM (no image stabilizer) to me. I debated for two weeks.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Rugged, Strong Construction
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Overall 10
10

Awesome lens

Heidi H, B&H Photo
22 September 2014
  • Excerpt: Like this lens a lot - heavier than it expected but definitely awesome!! Great for weddings! So glad I purchased it.
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Overall 8
8.0

EF 70-200mm USM Lens

FrankieTR, B&H Photo
18 September 2014
  • Excerpt: Thought I may be able to use this lens as a general purpose lens but it is too heavy and I need the ability to be closer than the 70mm allows. The pictures I took outside turned out very nice. It did not do too well at a distance when inside. I am new to both the camera and my lens so it will prob get better!
  • Pros: Strong Construction
  • Cons: Heavy, Poor in Low Light
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Overall 10
10

Great sports lens

Pleased shooter, B&H Photo
12 September 2014
  • Excerpt: We purchased this lens for shooting basketball and volleyball in the gym. It's working especially well for football, too. Thanks.
  • Pros: Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Strong Construction
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Overall 10
10

As expected...an amazing lens!

Fred, B&H Photo
2 September 2014
  • Excerpt: My low light shooting is limited so I didn't order the IS version. The first thing I did though was to take some pictures, hand held, of my dogs in a dimly lit room. I could hardly believe how amazing the pictures came out. Next shoot was from my kayak, again amazing results. A very sharp lens, high quality construction and the weight is not an issue for me compared to my older Sigma 80-400 monster.Great price and great service from B&H, love the free expidited shipping!
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Overall 10
10

The standard

William G., Newegg
30 August 2014
  • Summary: On a full frame this makes a great portrait lens as well as a sports/nature/BIF lens, as 70mm I find to be the most useful in the studio. Keep in mind it is not an IS so keep it on a tripod below 1/500. Also, the IS version is weather sealed but this one is not...
  • Pros: Clarity, bokeh, fast lens, L glass, very little barrel distortion or chromatic aberration.
  • Cons: NOT weather sealed.
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Overall 10
10

Amazingly sharp and creamy lens

jlowe, B&H Photo
26 August 2014
  • Excerpt: I love this lens for the bokeh and creaminess when shot at 200 mm wide open. The only downside is that the lens is a little bulky.
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Overall 10
10

Love this lens!

TannaC, B&H Photo
20 August 2014
  • Excerpt: Great for shooting weddings and portraits! Also great for shooting at rodeos that I attend! Great telephoto lens also beautiful shallow depth of field!
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Overall 10
10

Great lens!!

knacprp, B&H Photo
15 August 2014
  • Excerpt: I am an amateur photographer enthusiast. I new this would me take my photographs to the next level and it did just that. Although I still have a ways to go. The lens was just as promised. At first it was a bit bulky but that quickly went away. Now I'm no expert by any means. But this thing is fast and smooth!! Definitely worth the money even if you are not a pro, but want to look like one. I would highly recommend this lens to anyone.
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Overall 10
10

Worth the price tag!

TwoNice, B&H Photo
13 August 2014
  • Excerpt: I'm a sports/lifestyle photographer and I've saved up a long time for this lens - and it was so worth it. Very sharp and durable lens. I also shoot video so I didn't need IS, thus I did not go for the newer model.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Great for Video, Nice Bokeh
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