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Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM versus Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 APO-M DG Macro Canon

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Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=100mm & f/4[?]
18

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
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13P-Mpix
Transmission
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5.2TStop
Distortion
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0.4%
Vignetting
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-1.2EV
Chr. aberration
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6µm
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DxOMark Score

Best at f=mm & f/[?]
Not available

Lens Metric Scores

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Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM
Announced2010-08-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1599 
Aperturef/4-5.6  
Focal range (mm) 70 - 300  
Filter diameter (mm) 67 
Max diameter (mm) 89 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorUSM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountOptional  
ColorWhite  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses19  
Number of groups14  
Diaphragm blades8  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)143  
Weight (gr)1050  

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Diaphragm blades  
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Focal: 70 - 100 - 135 - 200 - 300
 
 
Aperture: 0
 
 
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Focal: 70 - 100 - 135 - 200 - 300
 
 
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Focal: 70 - 100 - 135 - 200 - 300
 
 
Aperture: 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32
 
 

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