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Canon EF 100mm f2.8 USM Macro Lens is a medium-telephoto prime lens with a macro feature for 1x magnification. Fluctuations in spherical aberrations caused by focusing are suppressed, and high-quality images are achieved at all focusing distances. With eight aperture blades, good background blur is obtained even when the aperture is decreased by one or two stops. A focusing limiter which limits the magnification to 0.25x greatly assists macro photography. More
The EF 100mm F/2.8 Macro USM is a medium telephoto lens with a macro feature providing a 1.0x magnification. With eight aperture blades, creative background blur is possible to help make the subject stand out. The lens features a focusing limiter switch which limits the focus range to improve AF speed.
Canon’s ring USM auto focus system employs ultrasonic frequency vibrations for fast, accurate and virtually silent operation. Full-time manual focus override, via a large ring that does not rotate during auto focus, allows photographers to fine-tune focusing instantly.
Super Spectra coatings help ensure accurate colour balance and high contrast, and suppress flare and ghosting by absorbing light that might be reflected off internal lens elements and image sensor.
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A surprising performer
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Comments about Canon EF 100mm f2.8 USM Macro Lens:
The performance of this lens is surprisingly good and gives more expensive macro lenses a run for their money.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
i use it for small wildlife , butterflies etc easy to change , no bad comments
(0 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
Early Days with this Lens
By Andy P
from West Midlands
Still early days for me with this lens. But so far so good. I mainly take invertebrates and fungi. So with dark winter days, its not yet being used, for the conditions i will use it in. Maybe in the spring and summer, i may give it 5 stars.
(2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
So glad I bought this.
from Kings Lynn
I considered this for a long time as it's not cheap. I nearly settled for the 60mm macro lens but online reviews suggested that this was a bit more flexible. I've used it hand held for macro work in my garden so far and am really pleased with the results. At f2.8 the depth of field is really narrow so I will have to play with settings to get good front to back focus for insects. It's seems quite quick to focus and does so quite accurately. I've used it for plants too and am really pleased with the results. I've managed to focus on subjects as close at a few cms as well as up to a metre away. I don't know if it's the best macro lens there is but I'm glad I could afford it.
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A Fantastic Lens
By Pete N
I originally bought this lens about 6 years ago and for some stupid reason sold it about a year ago for almost the price I'd paid for it. What a bad decision, I didn't miss it till it was gone, but that was too late. Fortunately my wife bought me a replacement for my birthday. This lens is well made and has a quality feel, that just seems right in the hand. Both examples that I have owned have been pin sharp, and produced some excellent shots at both macro photography and as an excellent portrait lens.
(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)
About Me Semi-Professional
I use this to photograph flowers and water droplets but mostly spiders and its a great lens for what I need it for...
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Spider taken with the Canon 100mm
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Great macro lens
By Big lad
Had this lens a few days now and on my 7D it has returned some lovely results. You wont miss "IS" as I see a lot of Macro pictures and they have nearly all been taken with the camera on a Tripod.The image quality and colour spectrum are something else and I would urge anyone thinking of getting a Macro lens to try this one first. If you feel the need to pay out double the retail price for the "IS" version at least you have some idea how good it will be
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Flower close up
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(0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Really enjoying using this lens to get close ups of flowers and anything else that catches my eye. very pleased with some of the results.
Well made and sharp a bit of a bargin.
from North East England
Very sharp, does its intended job very well and not too expensive for what you get
(3 of 7 customers found this review helpful)
from South Coast
About Me Professional
Incredible lens. I found the focal lenth not to be the most useful but its ideal for Beauty portraits, close ups or eyes and lips, close ups of rings and details at weddings. etcProbably a must have lens for all portait and wedding Pros
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