Photo new Canon EF 100-400mm lens leaks out




The sequel to the classic Canon 100-400mm f / 4.5-5.6 L IS telephoto zoom is in sight. Is a picture of the lens on the Japanese site Digicam Info see. In recent weeks, the rumors about the long-awaited successor to this lens took all markedly.

Many concrete information is not yet known, but according to the leaked image we can already draw some tentative conclusions. The 100-400 f / 4.5-5.6 L IS II a bit more compact than its predecessor, and he gets a zoom ring instead of the currently used push-pull concept so. What design is concerned he also IS a bit like the Canon 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 L previously announced. The brightness of the lens is f / 4,5-5.6 unchanged, but it is likely that the optical performance, image stabilization and autofocus are greatly improved.

The original 100-400mm lens dates from 1999 and was one of the first Canon lenses with IS. The lens was for a while the nomination to be replaced because the old lens design was the stabilization limited to only two stops and lacked weather sealing.

About the price and launch date is still unknown, but will probably soon change.


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