Browse the top-ranked list of Telephoto Zoom Lens below along with associated reviews and opinions.
Nice lens!...TLDR: It will work great if you do not mind using a tripod, but if you are looking for more portability, get one with an automatic image stabilizer....Came with a Black Friday special but works great with the camera purchased.
Canon EF 75–300mm f/4–5.6 III Telephoto Zoom Lens: An ideal lens for photography enthusiasts who want to take their creativity to the next level, this telephoto zoom lens provides a long focal reach for taking close-ups shots from a distance. Take action shots while sitting on the sidelines at games and events, photograph wildlife without getting too close and capture incredible details on your next vacation.
5 stars....We just took a trip to the mountains and were able to get some great shots of the city below because of this lens... We love it !!!
Snap sharp, vibrant photos at a distance with this Canon EF-S 8546B002 telephoto lens, which features a 55-250mm focal length for flexible zooming and optical image stabilization to reduce the effects of camera shake.
Amazing lens...if you are looking to upgrade from the hefty and annoying flipping of lenses from the 18-55 and 55-200 mm then this is the lens for you.
Designed for use with select Nikon DX-format DSLR cameras, this Nikon NIKKOR 2216 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G telephoto zoom lens allows you to capture sharp shots of both near and faraway subjects and scenes.
Good lense...If you already have the 55-200, I would not get this one also but if you are looking to expand from your kit 18-55mm it is nice to have the extra focal length if you are looking for a zoom lens already.
Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 55–300mm f/4.5–5.6G ED VR Telephoto Zoom Lens: Be ready for almost any shot with this Nikon telephoto zoom lens. Lightweight and versatile, this lens captures crisp images even from a distance, allowing you to take sports photos from the bleachers and extend your reach for landscape and wildlife photography. Vibration reduction technology smooths out images for blur-free panning and still photography.
great lense...This is a sharp and durable lens but the weight does take some getting use to but that is what your paying fora quality professional lens.
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70–200mm f/2.8G ED VR II Telephoto Zoom Lens: A must-have for wedding and event photography, this professional-grade Nikon telephoto zoom lens delivers exceptionally sharp photos and portraits in almost any light. The fast shutter speed, vibration reduction technology and high-quality glass reliably capture stunning images of athletes, wildlife and once-in-a-lifetime events.
Very Happy....Never shoot below 1 - 125 shutter speed anyway so not quite sure how IS performs compared to non-is but it is definitely sharper than the non-is version.
Canon EF 70–200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Telephoto Zoom Lens This telephoto zoom lens is an essential tool for professional photographers and skilled amateurs. The variable focal length makes it useful for photographing a broad range of subjects, and the 2.8 maximum aperture functions well in low-light situations. Snap candid portraits, stop the action at sporting events or compose wedding photos with exceptional blurred backgrounds.
Great Zoom....I was able to get some excellent shots of my son at his high school graduation without a tripod with this VR lens and they came out extremely sharp.
Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70–300mm f/4.5–5.6G IF-ED Telephoto Zoom Lens: Leave the tripod at home and create stunning still images and HD videos from any distance with this Nikon telephoto zoom lens. The versatile focal length allows you to capture intricately detailed photos of sports events, wildlife and distant scenery. Vibration reduction technology reduces blur caused by camera shake for crystal clear handheld photos and action shots.
Very good...Unlike other larger zoom lens where you loose some stability while taking pictures if you have zoom extended to maximum and quality of the pictures blur, this lens took excellent pictures, even in dimmer lighting.
With Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, this Sony NEX SEL55210 lens makes it easy to take clear, steady photos and videos with your Sony NEX digital camera. The 3.8x zoom lets you hone in on distant subjects from far away.
Very nice...This is a great product for beginners and works well with the 18-55mm that came with my camera.
Designed for use with Nikon DX-format DSLR cameras with an F-Mount, this Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 20050 telephoto zoom lens features an SIC (super integrated coating) and ED (extra-low dispersion) glass to help you capture sharp photos and videos.
I like....The build is very solid, but the weight will certainly not go unnoticed if you are comparing to the plastic lenses that generally come with SLR kits.
Canon EF 70–300mm f/4–5.6 IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens: If you're looking for a lens that gets you close to the action, this versatile telephoto zoom lens provides a longer reach for sports, weddings and events, nature photography and more. It's equipped with an image stabilizer, so you can create sharp photos and video while using slower shutter speeds. And when you're not shooting, the zoom lock button lets you keep the lens securely fixed in place.