Canon RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1L IS USM Lens

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Canon RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1L IS USM Lens

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Canon RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1L IS USM Lens

The Canon RF100-500mm f/4.5-7.1 L IS USM Super-Telephoto Zoom Lens is specifically designed for the EOS R system, offering brilliant performance and sturdy construction. This makes it ideal for wildlife, sports, and aviation photography giving you the versatile range of 100 to 500mm. Its lightweight and compact size makes it highly portable. Its optical design uses one Super UD and six UD lens elements. The super-telephoto zoom lens also features a built-in 3-mode, up-to 5-stop optical image stabilization system, and Dual Nano USM autofocus motors.

Versatile Super-Telephoto Zoom RF Lens

The lens' lightweight and portable design is perfect for the EOS R series cameras making it an ideal choice for users from professionals to advanced amateurs. This super-telephoto lens offers a wide zoom range providing high-quality results.

Optical Image Stabilization

The RF100-500mm f/4.5-7.1 L IS USM Lens reduces camera-shake blur delivering steady and clear results every time regardless of the situation. Whether you're shooting videos or capturing stills, the optical image stabilization provides blur-free images and videos.

Three Image Stabilization Modes

The three image stabilization modes (standard, panning, and during exposure only) provide outstanding results in a variety of shooting conditions.

High Speed, Smooth and Quiet Autofocus with Dual Nano US

The RF100-500mm f/4.5-7.1 L IS USM lens uses Dual Nano US focus motors. These motors provide a near-silent, power saving, and high-speed autofocus operation. Fast-moving subjects can be accurately captured, this works for both stills and movies.

Minimum Focusing Distance of 2.95-Feet

The RF100-500mm f/4.5-7.1 L IS USM Lens can easily capture sharp and detailed images with a minimum focusing distance of 2.95-feet. The maximum magnification of 0.33x at 500mm offers versatility and sharp images in any shooting condition from various distances.

Rotation-Type Zoom Ring and Torque Adjustment

The zoom ring makes it easier to adjust from smooth to tight giving you precise composition and excellent balance.

12-Pin Communication System

Similar to RF lenses, the RF100-500mm f/4.5-7.1 L IS USM features a 12-pin communication system which is designed to communicate shooting data. It also helps coordinate complex processes that require high-speed communication. You can also customize the Lens Control Ring for a user-friendly experience.

Dust and Weather-Resistant with Fluorine Coating

The Canon RF100-500mm f/4.5-7.1 L IS USM Lens features a dust-and weather-resistant design. To avoid water and dust entering into the lens sealing is applied to lens joining sections. This lens construction makes it sturdy and reliable to use in any weather condition.


Maximum Aperturef/4.5
Minimum Aperturef/32- 54
Focal Length100-500mm
Maximum Magnification0.12-0.33x
Angle of view24°-5°
Minimum Focus DistanceAt 100mm: 2.95 feet / 0.9m, At 300mm: 3.28 feet / 1m, At 500mm: 3.94 feet / 1.2m
Focus TypeAuto
Image StabilizationYes
Diaphragm Blades9, Rounded
Zoom Focal Length100-500mm
Lens FormatFull Frame Sensors
Lens TypeSuper Telephoto
Special DesignsMirror Lenses


Lens MountCanon RF Mount


WeightApprox. 3.0 lb / 1365 g (no tripod mount), Approx. 0.35 lb / 160 g (tripod mount only)

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