The most popular Canon lenses

canon_lenses_4We have selected the most popular Canon lenses from the bunch of lenses for you. These lenses are highly appreciated and liked by the professional’s .So you can choose according to your need without any hesitation.

  1. Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens –

canon-ef-70-200mm-f2-8l-is-usmIt is one of magnificent lens by Canon EF series and plays a significant role while you have to capture a beautiful composition. The lens is packed with performance, marvelous speed supported by its optical quality. It has the combination of one fluorite and five ultra-low dispersion optical elements which helps the users to capture the images with better sharpness as well as reducing the aberrations.
It features IS II Optical Image Stabilizer which provides up to 4 stops of correction at all focal lengths and also its ultrasonic focusing motor makes the users to feel relax with its fast, smooth and quite autofocus action.

It comes with two-mode Image Stabilization which makes it sufficient to reduce all types of camera shake during shooting. Mode 1 helps to reduce the problems during still images and Mode 2 supports the users to make the shooting action subjects perfectly. It comes with dust and moisture resistant. Since such type of lens is the need for each and every users who have to shoot in low light conditions. The users can use this lens to shoot a wide range of subjects. The users can also select it for portraits, sports and weddings photography. It is available at B&H.

  1. Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II Lens:-

canon-ef-50mm-f-1-8-ii-lensIt is one of the most affordable lenses with outstanding output from Canon and for your information it was launched in 1990. So it enjoyed as the top-rated lens for more than 26 years. The users can use it for capturing good portraits with a blurry background. It performs well at night events. It is suitable for shooting weddings and portraiture and also it performs well in low light for indoor and event work. This lens is sharp and produces great images or you can choose it as all-rounder, all -purpose lens highly recommended for the beginners. It is available at B&H.

  1. Canon EF 50mm f1.4 USM Standard & Medium Telephoto Lens:-

canon-ef-50mm-f1-4-usm-standardIt is the best portrait lens liked by the professional photographers. It focuses quickly and produces very sharp and high quality images in low light conditions. It comes with great depth of field with excellent creamy bokeh and it is suitable for street photography.

During photography, the subjects in focus are crystal clear while the background is blurry. The autofocus is quite consistent and sharp at aperture f/1.4. It has a great range with better image quality. You can get it from B&H.

  1. Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM Standard Zoom Lens:-

canon-ef-24-70mm-f2-8l-usm-standardThe users get better result when they use it for event shooting, wedding, portraits and for landscape. It comes with outstanding performance in low light conditions with razor sharp image. It also produces sharp images with quiet and fast autofocus. It comes with quiet and very fast focus and producing beautiful images with soft backgrounds. It basically has no lens chromatic aberration and produces images with sharp, good contrast and has minimal flare. This is the perfect lens for everyday use as well as for professionals. It has the ability to capture head to full length shots with low light. For more details and buying purpose, you can visit B&H.

  1. Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM Lens:-

canon-ef-24-105mm-f4-l-is-usm-lensIt is a standard zoom lens which provides constant maximum aperture of f/4 for consistency in shooting outdoors. It is the member of L-series lens with ring-type Ultrasonic Motor (USM), which provides silent and quick autofocus as well as full-time manual focus. It comes with 18 elements in 13 groups with both Super UD and aspherical glass which helps to reduce chromatic and spherical aberrations respectively. The Ultrasonic USM motor provides quiet focusing with high speed and also its Image Stabiliser IS technology helps to reduce camera shake.

It features Optical image stabilization, which reduces the camera shake and also its one Super-UD and three aspherical lens elements minimize the aberrations to gain optical clarity. It is an ideal lens for those users who wants to capture both wide landscapes portrait.

The lens is available at B&H.

  1. Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM Telephoto Zoom Lens :-

canon-ef-70-200mm-f4l-usm-telephotoIt is one of sharpest zoom lenses in the in the Canon EF series and has a minimum focusing distance of 3.9′ (1.2m) at all zoom settings, which makes the users to shoot close to the targeted subject even in smaller spaces. It is well known for superior performance, increased speed and optical quality and one of the top most lenses available in the market. Image stabilization is not present but gives sharp result. It comes with awesome result, when it is used for shooting sports and wildlife, landscape, Nature, Seascape, action, close-up of birds and general photography. The aperture range of the lens remains constant throughout the zoom range. It produces creamy bokeh or background blur and also you will get less noise images while capturing images by using maximum aperture. The lens is very sharp even at wide end, it allows quick focusing, and easy to zoom in and out. It comes with a constant maximum aperture F2.8, which is much effective in low light conditions and provides shallow depth of field focus control.

You can get the lens from B&H.

  1. Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM Lens:-

canon-ef-s-17-55mm-f2-8-is-usm-lensThis lens has constant maximum aperture of f/2.8, which makes it ideal for Event shooting, low light shooting, and it also utilizes fast shutter speeds to get shallow depth of field control. It is also the best general purpose lens for Canon APS-C DSLR’s. It is extremely sharp and comes with excellent color and contrast. At wide aperture F2.8, the users get nice bokeh and excellent images in low light situations. It provides a sharp wide angle with very little distortion and makes the users to capture details in low lighting situations. It is highly recommended to professionals and amateurs.

For more details you can visit B&H.


  1. Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Telephoto Lens:-

canon-ef-85mm-f-8-usm-telephoto-lensThe Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens is an affordable but live up the demands of the users with better good image quality.

It is a very good portrait lens for a film or full-frame Canon digital SLR and a great portrait/telephoto lens for a Canon small-sensor digital SLR. Due to its maximum aperture f/1.8, the users can capture the images without flash. It also enables a photographer to throw an unwanted background out of focus and finally the wide maximum aperture brightens the viewfinder. It joined the Canon Camp since 1992, but still get much appreciation due to offering  a highly attractive combination of small size, low weight, good optical quality and relatively low cost, which makes it an ideal lens for portrait and general photography.

The lens is available at B&H.

  1. Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM Ultra Wide Angle Zoom Lens:-

canon-ef-17-40mm-f4l-usm-ultra-wide-angle-zoom-lensIt is a high quality “L” series lens which is suitable for full frame and APS-C size DSLR cameras and comes with a Super UD (Ultra-low Dispersion) glass element which reduces the chromatic aberration. It focuses as close as 11 inches (0.28m), and offers both Canon’s full-time manual focus and a powerful ring-type USM for fast and silent AF. It has a constant f/4 maximum aperture

The lens has used the lead-free optics, which is eco-friendly and consists of circular diaphragm, which helps to improve the background blur. It is suitable for both full-frame as well as APS-C format DSLRs cameras. It gives outstanding result in wide landscape photography, group pictures and environmental portraits.

Hence, it is simply used in a very wide field of view but not suitable for short-distance photography.

You can buy the lens from B&H.

  1. Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens:-

canon-ef-100mm-f2-8-macro-usm-lensThe users can use this lens for capturing sharp, detailed, close-up photos of macro pictures such as flowers, plants, insects, portraits, landscape and food photography. Due to better resolution and creamy bokeh , it is placed among the best macro lenses. It is a versatile lens which captures sharp and accurate images with quick focus. Auto focus works well with better image stability for those users who use it for handheld shots and also the manual focus works properly. This lens is sharp wide open and comes with well controlled Flare. Color and contrast are excellent. Distortion is negligible. Eight aperture blades help to create an excellent quality background blur. For buying purpose you can visit B&H.