• 70-300mm F/4-5.6 Di LD Macro
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Standard for lightweight long-range zooms

Compact top tele-zoom lens with macro 1:2 function. A high mechanical quality combined with excellent optical qualities are the characteristic features of this telephoto lens. This Di lens can be used on a digital APS-C sized or full frame camera. This lens ideally complements standard kit lenses.

A 'Macro Switchover' mechanism allows a minimum focus distance of 0.95m within the focal length range of 180-300mm. You can fill the entire frame with subjects of apx. 5 x 7cm size, at a maximum magnification ratio of 1:2, ideal for capturing images of flowers, insects and objects of similar size. With its 300mm tele-end the lens guarantees ultimate photo fun.

The designation “Di” (Digitally Integrated Design) marks a generation of lenses, which have been specially adapted to the higher requirements of digital SLR cameras (APS-C and full frame).

Technical Information


Model A17
Focal Length 70-300mm
Maximum Aperture F/4-5.6
Angle of View (diagonal) 34°21’(for full-frame format)
8°15’ (for APS-C format)
Lens Construction 13 elements in 9 groups
Minimum Focus Distance 0.95m
Max. Magnification Ratio 1:2
Filter Size Φ62mm
Length 116.5mm
Diameter Φ76.6mm
Weight 458g
Diaphragm Blade Number 9/td>
Minimum Aperture F/32-45
Standard Accessories Lens hood, Lens caps
Compatible Mounts Canon, Nikon, Pentax, Sony

Specifications, appearance, functionality, etc. may be changed without prior notice.

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