8.9 out of 10 based on 1639 reviews

Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM

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    8.8 8.8 from 3 reviewers
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    9.0 9.0 from 13 reviewers
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    9.2 9.2 from 91 reviewers
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    9.2 9.2 from 2 reviewers
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  1. PhotoReview

    22 April 2010

    Improving on the popular EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM lens, Canon's new EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM comes with a next-generation image stabiliser that claims up to four f-stops of shutter speed advantage at all focal length settings. Read more

  • User Reviews

  1. Classic Lens

    Reviewer: Adventure Photographer, Canon
    24 January 2018

    This lens is a workhorse and will always be packed in my bag. When I am unable to be close, I've used this lens in the field shooting wildlife and adventure and its a beautiful piece of glass to work with and extremely sharp! Read more

  2. A Sharp, Fast Lens

    Reviewer: Harrison, Camerasdirect
    22 June 2015

    The Canon 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM is an absolute workhorse of the a lens. Having owned this lens for several years, I find it as versatile as it is sharp. Just as at home shooting dark events with only available light, as it is shooting beautiful portraits. Read more

  3. good sharp lense

    Reviewer: teeleau, eBay
    6 May 2014

    Canon ef 70-200mm f 2.8 L IS II USM lense is quite good, sharp, i never have get so good pictures about birds before as i get that now. But i feel i would like get more long mm, about 300mm or 400mm, because i have go closer, so it is not works in all situation if i want get pictures animals or... Read more

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  • Manufacturer's Description

Man-made perfection. Updated telephoto lens adept at capturing clear, sharp images even in the most ruged shooting conditions. With a moisture and dust proof construction, the lens is built for professionals - to be taken anywhere, anytime. Available from March 2010 through select Canon dealers nationally.

  • Telephoto zoom lens - 70 to 200mm focal range, fast f/2.8 aperture

  • Inner focus design with Ultrasonic Motor (USM) offers fast and near silent operation

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