The Canon RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1L IS USM is a tele-zoom for the company’s full-frame mirrorless system. The lens can reduce shake by up to 5 stops, and up to 6 stops when attached to an EOS R5 or R6. It has dual nano USM motors, even driving their own focus group. Special elements included super UD and UD glass. The minimum focus distance is approximately 0.9m (just under 3ft). Despite having a rotational zoom, the lens is sealed against dust and moisture. The lens supports Canon’s RF 1.4x and 2x teleconverters for additional reach.
- RF-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
- Aperture Range: f/4.5-7.1 to f/32-54
- One Super UD Element, Six UD Elements
- Dual Nano USM AF System
- Optical Image Stabilizer
- Weather-Sealed Design, Fluorine Coating
- Customizable Control Ring
- Rotating Zoom Ring, Torque Adjustment
- Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm
- Compatible with RF Extenders
The RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1L IS super telephoto zoom lens delivers a superb combination of cutting-edge performance, compact construction and brilliant resolving power specifically designed for the EOS R system. The versatile range of 100mm to 500mm is ideal for sports, wildlife, and even aviation photography while maintaining a compact, travel-ready size and weight. The lens features one Super UD and six UD lenses. Fluorine coated front and rear lens elements provide resistance to dirt, moisture and oils, while L-series construction with dust and weather resistance provide reliability even in challenging conditions. With its built-in, 3-mode, and up-to 5-stop optical image stabilization system, and high-speed Dual Nano USM autofocus motors, the RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM will prove its superb optical performance, over and over again.