The Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS III improves on its predecessor with enhanced clarity thanks to Canon's Air Sphere Coating. This better suppresses flare for better contrast and improves overall sharpness on an already very sharp model. Here are some of the other standout features of this popular L-series telephoto:
The Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS III can be paired with both full frame and crop frame sensor cameras. The focal length equivalent on crop frame sensors is 112-320mm. This lens is ideal for sports and wildlife photography as well as portraiture and event shooting.
Important Notes: This lens comes with 2 modes of stabilization. Mode 1 compensates for shake in all directions and is designed for hand-held shooting. Mode 2 compensates for horizontal shake and is helpful only when shooting across the horizontal axis (i.e. panning).