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Lens specifications

Focal Length & Maximum Aperture 7-300mm 1:4-5.6
Lens Construction 13 elements in 9 groups
Minimum Aperture 45
Maximum Magnification (x) 0.25
Closest Focusing Distance 1.5m
Filter Size 58mm
Max. Diameter x Length, Weight 71 x 122.1mm, 480g

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Canon EF 75–300mm f/4–5.6 lens
Attribute (original) USM IS USM II II USM III III USM
Key features
Image stabilizer No Yes No
Environmental Sealing No
USM No Yes No Yes No Yes
Technical data
Maximum aperture f/4–5.6
Minimum aperture f/45 f/32-45 f/45 f/32–45
Filter diameter 58 mm
Physical data
Weight 500 g 495 g 650 g 480 g
Max. Diameter 73.8mm 71.1mm 78.5mm 71mm
Max. Length 122mm 138.2mm 122mm
Groups/elements 9/12 9/13 10/15 9/13
Aperture blades 7 8 7
Closest focusing distance 1.5 m
Retail information
Release date March 1991 June 1991 September 1995 July 1995 March 1995 April 1999

EF75-300mm f/4-5.6 II reviews and articles

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  • Fred Miranda
  • Lens Tip
  • Digital Picture
  • PhotoZone
  • SLR Gear
  • Lens Review
  • ePhotozine
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Sample images

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Product launch

No information available on the 1995 launch of this lens.

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