Hypnotic Photos, Gigantic Lens: Canon RF 800mm F5.6 L Review

Extreme telephotos aren’t easy to find. A reach like 800mm was just a dream when full frame mirrorless cameras first started trickling out. But the new Canon RF 800mm f5.6 L IS USM changes that, bringing a big reach to the eye-AF-equipped bodies like the EOS R3. If the reach doesn’t impress, the stabilization will. With 4.5 stops of stabilization, it’s possible to actually make photographs with this giant lens handheld.

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The New Canon Super Telephoto Lenses Are Truly Super Exciting!

It’s been a really, really long time since we’ve seen super-telephoto lenses hit the market. But that’s exactly what we’re getting today from Canon. They announced their new 800mm and 1200mm lenses. Unfortunately, we’re not getting something as epic as the old Canon 1200mm f5.6 L for the EF series. Instead, we’re getting a 1200mm f8 and an 800mm f5.6. Both of these lenses are going to make your wallet cry. But if anything, the new Canon super telephoto lenses should put the rest of the industry on watch.

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