Articles Tagged '400mm'

Lenses: Primes vs. Zooms

Introduction In the photography world, the topic of prime lenses vs. zoom lenses is one of those enduring debates. As someone who has used both types of lenses extensively over the years, I will offer my views both for and against both types. Let me preface by saying that I made a conscious choice to [ read more ]

Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS USM - Almost

Last week I had an opportunity to purchase a second-hand Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS USM at a very cheap price. The big 500 is a lens I have long wanted, and it is an ideal lens and focal length for wildlife photography. I decided to have a look at it, and I spent a fair bit [ read more ]

Latest Acquisition: Canon EF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM

I have just come home with my latest lens (and the first lens purchase in over six years): a Canon EF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM. When out shopping in the city yesterday, I visited a few camera stores, one of which happened to have one available for sale at a very good price. For a [ read more ]