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Canon EF 800mm f/5.6L IS USM
8.8 out of 10

Canon EF 800mm f/5.6L IS USM

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Canon EF 800mm f/5.6L IS USM Lens

The Digital Picture
25 October 2006
  • Excerpt: There is nothing like the arrival of a new Canon Super Telephoto Lens to bring the excitement of Christmas to any time of the year. And the hit on the credit card from this lens is considerably larger than the hit from most households' Christmas expenditures.
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Canon’s EF 800mm f/5.6L IS USM; Super Telephoto Power

Shutterbug
1 May 2001
  • Excerpt: The arrival of the new Canon EF 800mm f/5.6L IS USM lens was a case of perfect timing as within a few days I’d be on the road for a couple of weeks photographing the abundance of wildlife at the Blackwater Refuge.
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Audio & image quality 9
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Versatility 8
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Usability 9
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Build quality 10
9.5

Canon EF 800mm f/5.6L IS USM Lens

PhotoReview
1 August 2008
  • Summary: A fast 800mm prime telephoto lens that will provide high performance for sports and wildlife photographers.Canon's EF 800mm f/5.6L IS USM lens is a 'big gun' in many ways. Weighing 4.5 kilograms and almost half a metre long with its lens hood attached, it's a challenge to shoot with.
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Expert Review

AVHub
15 January 2008
  • Excerpt: The tripod mounting bracket is fully integrated into the main barrel and rotates rather cleverly internally after a locking knob has been released. There are click-stops at 90-degree intervals which makes switching orientations a lot easier from behind the camera.
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Canon EF 800mm f/5.6L IS USM

Tek
26 March 2015
  • Excerpt: Dette er ikke en vanlig objektivtest. Vi har i stedet dratt ut i felten, til Runde, sør for Ålesund, for å fotografere fugl. Ett av objektivene vi hadde med oss var Canons nye 800mm til en pris av drøyt 120 000 kroner.
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Canon EF 800mm f/5.6L IS USM

Akam.no
28 November 2008
  • Excerpt: Dette er ikke en vanlig objektivtest. Vi har i stedet dratt ut i felten, til Runde, sør for Ålesund, for å fotografere fugl. Ett av objektivene vi hadde med oss var Canons nye 800mm til en pris av drøyt 120 000 kroner.
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Expert Review

Foto.ru
13 December 2007
  • Excerpt: Фикс-фокальный объектив Canon EF 800 f/5.6L IS USM принадлежит к оптической элите и совмещает в себе инновационные решения, непревзойденные характеристики и отточенные десятилетиями технологии от лидера мировой фотоиндустрии.
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CHIP.RO
30 July 2007
  • Excerpt: Săptămâna aceasta, în redacţia CHIP Foto-Video a fost marcată o premieră: am testat cel mai lung obiectiv tele cu focală fixă de la Canon: EF 800 mm f/5.6L IS USM. Aceasta a fost o premieră deoarece a fost prima dată când am avut ocazia să testez un astfel de obiectiv.
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