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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for best canon telephoto zoom lens.

Telephoto zoom lenses are great for sports and wildlife photography, as well as for capturing faraway subjects such as landscapes and cityscapes. Many telephoto zoom lenses can be used for Canon DSLR c, APS-C, and full-frame sensors. Browse the top-ranked list of best canon telephoto zoom lens below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Canon - RF85mm F1.2 L USM DS Mid-Telephoto Prime Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Canon 85mm Lens...Such an amazing Lens! More than satisfied! 10 out of 10!...Canon lens...Love this lens, easily my sharpest canon lens. The background of all the images look amazing and the image it produces for portraits is next level. "

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    Bring beautiful detail to your images with this Canon RF 85mm medium telephoto zoom lens. A maximum f/1.2 aperture provides clear, sharp results in low lighting conditions, and the DS coating makes adding bokeh effects simple. The responsive control ring allows for effortless setting adjustments. This Canon RF 85mm medium telephoto zoom lens features a fluorine coating and resistance to dust and water, providing an excellent choice for outdoor shoots.
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    "Canon 85mm Lens...Such an amazing Lens! More than satisfied! 10 out of 10!...Canon lens...Love this lens, easily my sharpest canon lens. The background of all the images look amazing and the image it produces for portraits is next level. "

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    Bring beautiful detail to your images with this Canon RF 85mm medium telephoto zoom lens. A maximum f/1.2 aperture provides clear, sharp results in low lighting conditions, and the DS coating makes adding bokeh effects simple. The responsive control ring allows for effortless setting adjustments. This Canon RF 85mm medium telephoto zoom lens features a fluorine coating and resistance to dust and water, providing an excellent choice for outdoor shoots.
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  2. Canon - RF200-800mm F6.3-9 IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - White - Front_Zoom
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    "Overall I have found the lens to be an excellent value for the money and an all around great wildlife lens....Fantastic 800mm lens!...This is an incredible lens with incredible value. @ $1899, it's not cheap, but considering that the next level up at 800mm is the RF 800 f5.6 @ $17k this is incredible. "

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    The RF200-800mm F6.3-9 IS USM is a versatile lens, combining powerful telephoto capability and Image Stabilization in a portable design that many users may be able to hand-hold. The lens weighs about 4.5 pounds, and its Image Stabilization delivers up to 5.5 stops of shake-correction**, for steadiness whether you’re handholding, or working with a monopod. The RF200-800mm F6.3-9 IS USM can help elevate your content whether it’s wildlife, birds and nature, or outdoor sports such as surfing, golf, baseball, motorsports, and more.
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    "Overall I have found the lens to be an excellent value for the money and an all around great wildlife lens....Fantastic 800mm lens!...This is an incredible lens with incredible value. @ $1899, it's not cheap, but considering that the next level up at 800mm is the RF 800 f5.6 @ $17k this is incredible. "

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    The RF200-800mm F6.3-9 IS USM is a versatile lens, combining powerful telephoto capability and Image Stabilization in a portable design that many users may be able to hand-hold. The lens weighs about 4.5 pounds, and its Image Stabilization delivers up to 5.5 stops of shake-correction**, for steadiness whether you’re handholding, or working with a monopod. The RF200-800mm F6.3-9 IS USM can help elevate your content whether it’s wildlife, birds and nature, or outdoor sports such as surfing, golf, baseball, motorsports, and more.
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  3. Canon - RF-S55-210mm F5-7.1 IS STM Telephoto Zoom Lensfor EOS R-Series Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Amazing Lens...Works well with Canon R8. Focus real good. Good option. Able to capture what I need in far distance. ...The Canon zoom lens bought are an excellent aquisition to improve our picture experience, but the best was the support and service received from best buy to choose the right lens for our application, and the attention during the whole process, it is a garantee to buy electronics equipments, gadgets and accesories with the best supplier to assure get what we are looking for on time."

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    The RF-S55-210mm F5-7.1 IS STM telephoto zoom lens is a superb choice for photographers and videographers looking to add versatility and range to their lens collection. Compact and lightweight with Optical Image Stabilization for up to 4.5* equivalent stops of shake correction, Up to 7.0* equivalent stops of shake correction when paired with EOS R series cameras featuring In-Body Image Stabilizer (IBIS). It extends the camera's reach significantly, capturing sharp images of far away objects, even when handheld. It features Canon's amazing STM stepping motor supporting Canon's Movie Servo AF for smooth, quiet and continuous focus adjustments. The RF-S55-210mm F5-7.1 IS STM lens features two UD lens elements that reduce chromatic aberration, helping to achieve excellent image quality with high resolution and contrast. A 7-blade circular aperture delivers beautiful, soft backgrounds. The RF-S55-210mm F5-7.1 IS STM lens has a compact design thanks to a mechanical six-group zoom system that provides a maximum magnification of 0.28x at the telephoto end and a minimum focusing distance of 2.4 ft./0.73m (at 210mm), and 3.2 ft./1.0m (at 55mm).
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    "Amazing Lens...Works well with Canon R8. Focus real good. Good option. Able to capture what I need in far distance. ...The Canon zoom lens bought are an excellent aquisition to improve our picture experience, but the best was the support and service received from best buy to choose the right lens for our application, and the attention during the whole process, it is a garantee to buy electronics equipments, gadgets and accesories with the best supplier to assure get what we are looking for on time."

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    The RF-S55-210mm F5-7.1 IS STM telephoto zoom lens is a superb choice for photographers and videographers looking to add versatility and range to their lens collection. Compact and lightweight with Optical Image Stabilization for up to 4.5* equivalent stops of shake correction, Up to 7.0* equivalent stops of shake correction when paired with EOS R series cameras featuring In-Body Image Stabilizer (IBIS). It extends the camera's reach significantly, capturing sharp images of far away objects, even when handheld. It features Canon's amazing STM stepping motor supporting Canon's Movie Servo AF for smooth, quiet and continuous focus adjustments. The RF-S55-210mm F5-7.1 IS STM lens features two UD lens elements that reduce chromatic aberration, helping to achieve excellent image quality with high resolution and contrast. A 7-blade circular aperture delivers beautiful, soft backgrounds. The RF-S55-210mm F5-7.1 IS STM lens has a compact design thanks to a mechanical six-group zoom system that provides a maximum magnification of 0.28x at the telephoto end and a minimum focusing distance of 2.4 ft./0.73m (at 210mm), and 3.2 ft./1.0m (at 55mm).
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  4. Canon - RF600mm F11 IS STM Telephoto Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    ""Regular" Canon tele lens with "L" lens sharpness...Wow, what a pleasant surprise so far. I purchased this lens for my recently acquired EOS R camera. My other Canon telephoto lens is an excellent EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS, which is awesome but a little too short sometimes. ...Telephoto lens"

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    The RF600mm F11 IS STM super-telephoto lens provides a long 600 millimeter focal length and is the first compact and lightweight 600mm super telephoto lens in the RF lineup. This lens is ideal for bird, wildlife, outdoor sports, and aviation. The size of this lens, and it’s retracting design, make it a highly portable option which can be stored easily in a camera bag and the built-in optical image stabilization with up to 5 stops of shake correction makes it easy to use either hand-held or with a monopod. The RF600mm F11 IS STM lens will also accept an RF 1.4X or 2.0X teleconverter^ to increase your focal length to 840mm or 1200mm respectively.
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    ""Regular" Canon tele lens with "L" lens sharpness...Wow, what a pleasant surprise so far. I purchased this lens for my recently acquired EOS R camera. My other Canon telephoto lens is an excellent EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS, which is awesome but a little too short sometimes. ...Telephoto lens"

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    The RF600mm F11 IS STM super-telephoto lens provides a long 600 millimeter focal length and is the first compact and lightweight 600mm super telephoto lens in the RF lineup. This lens is ideal for bird, wildlife, outdoor sports, and aviation. The size of this lens, and it’s retracting design, make it a highly portable option which can be stored easily in a camera bag and the built-in optical image stabilization with up to 5 stops of shake correction makes it easy to use either hand-held or with a monopod. The RF600mm F11 IS STM lens will also accept an RF 1.4X or 2.0X teleconverter^ to increase your focal length to 840mm or 1200mm respectively.
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  5. Canon - EF85mm F1.4L IS USM Telephoto Lens for EOS DSLR Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Excellent lens! Canon did not disappoint with this lens. Sharp!...Canon Perfection EF 85mm 1.4...This Canon 85mm 1.4 Lens is absolute Perfection. If you're wanting professional portrait photos, look no further. "

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    Take gorgeous low-light shots and detailed daytime images with this Canon EF 85mm f/1.4 lens. Image stabilization helps create crisp, clean pictures whether you're taking candid action snapshots or formal portrait photographs with impressive bokeh. This Canon EF 85mm f/1.4 lens resists dust and water for reliability in the field.
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    "Excellent lens! Canon did not disappoint with this lens. Sharp!...Canon Perfection EF 85mm 1.4...This Canon 85mm 1.4 Lens is absolute Perfection. If you're wanting professional portrait photos, look no further. "

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    Take gorgeous low-light shots and detailed daytime images with this Canon EF 85mm f/1.4 lens. Image stabilization helps create crisp, clean pictures whether you're taking candid action snapshots or formal portrait photographs with impressive bokeh. This Canon EF 85mm f/1.4 lens resists dust and water for reliability in the field.
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  6. Canon - EF11-24mm F4L USM Wide Angle Zoom Lens for EOS DSLR Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "ultimate lens for telephoto...Canon EF 11-24mm F/4l...Canon EF 11-24mm F/4L very good !!! The Best wide angle Len... "

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    This Canon EF 9520B002 wide angle zoom lens features an 11-24mm focal length, f/22 minimum aperture and f/4 maximum aperture, so you can easily capture clear photos using your compatible Canon camera.
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    "ultimate lens for telephoto...Canon EF 11-24mm F/4l...Canon EF 11-24mm F/4L very good !!! The Best wide angle Len... "

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    This Canon EF 9520B002 wide angle zoom lens features an 11-24mm focal length, f/22 minimum aperture and f/4 maximum aperture, so you can easily capture clear photos using your compatible Canon camera.
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  7. Canon - RF1200mm F8 L IS USM Telephoto Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - White - Front_Zoom
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    "absultly the best lens .......... .............................."

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    The RF1200mm F8 L IS USM super-telephoto, fixed focal length lens is the longest telephoto lens among Canon's EOS R System lineup†, making it a terrific choice for any long-distance application such as outdoor sports, wildlife, news photojournalism, and more where you want to create super-tele impact. Two large-diameter Fluorite elements, one Super UD (Ultra-low Dispersion) and one UD-glass element, and Air Sphere Coating combine for superb optical performance. The 1200mm focal length naturally provides incredibly soft backgrounds. Its compatibility with both RF1.4x and RF2x Extenders increases your effective focal length to a staggering 1680mm and 2400mm. Finally, it's image stabilized, providing up to 4 stops of optical correction for camera shake. At 7.4 lbs., the RF1200mm F8 L IS USM is surprisingly lightweight, giving it incredible handling ease along with its powerful super-telephoto capabilities.
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    "absultly the best lens .......... .............................."

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    The RF1200mm F8 L IS USM super-telephoto, fixed focal length lens is the longest telephoto lens among Canon's EOS R System lineup†, making it a terrific choice for any long-distance application such as outdoor sports, wildlife, news photojournalism, and more where you want to create super-tele impact. Two large-diameter Fluorite elements, one Super UD (Ultra-low Dispersion) and one UD-glass element, and Air Sphere Coating combine for superb optical performance. The 1200mm focal length naturally provides incredibly soft backgrounds. Its compatibility with both RF1.4x and RF2x Extenders increases your effective focal length to a staggering 1680mm and 2400mm. Finally, it's image stabilized, providing up to 4 stops of optical correction for camera shake. At 7.4 lbs., the RF1200mm F8 L IS USM is surprisingly lightweight, giving it incredible handling ease along with its powerful super-telephoto capabilities.
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  8. Canon - RF85mm F1.2 L USM Mid-Telephoto Prime Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great Lens...great lens...love it on my Canon R5. Solid ASF. Love it....Favorite len...I bought a Canon R5 last year and was looking for lenses to use with it and this 85mm has been my favorite len for my R5!"

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    Capture sharp images with this Canon RF 85mm lens. The USM motor delivers quick, quiet and smooth operation for a pleasant experience, while the air sphere coating helps prevent ghosting and flare for high-quality results. This Canon RF 85mm lens has a F1.2 maximum aperture for added performance in low-light conditions.
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    "Great Lens...great lens...love it on my Canon R5. Solid ASF. Love it....Favorite len...I bought a Canon R5 last year and was looking for lenses to use with it and this 85mm has been my favorite len for my R5!"

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    Capture sharp images with this Canon RF 85mm lens. The USM motor delivers quick, quiet and smooth operation for a pleasant experience, while the air sphere coating helps prevent ghosting and flare for high-quality results. This Canon RF 85mm lens has a F1.2 maximum aperture for added performance in low-light conditions.
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  9. Canon - RF70-200mm F2.8L IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - White - Front_Zoom
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    "Telephoto...Best telephoto lens in Canon RF Series. It is sharp, compact and light....Canon - RF70-200mm F2.8L IS USM Telephoto Zoom Le...Amazing Canon - RF70-200mm F2.8L IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - White"

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    Capture stunning images from far away with this Canon RF 70-200mm long telephoto lens. Nano USM technology delivers up to five stops of shake correction and smooth, high-speed autofocus for clear picture quality, and the f/2.8 aperture ensures beautiful results in a range of lighting conditions. A compact, lightweight design keeps your camera easy to handle. Equipped with a thoughtfully positioned control ring, this Canon RF 70-200mm long telephoto lens offers effortless setting adjustments.
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    "Telephoto...Best telephoto lens in Canon RF Series. It is sharp, compact and light....Canon - RF70-200mm F2.8L IS USM Telephoto Zoom Le...Amazing Canon - RF70-200mm F2.8L IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - White"

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    Capture stunning images from far away with this Canon RF 70-200mm long telephoto lens. Nano USM technology delivers up to five stops of shake correction and smooth, high-speed autofocus for clear picture quality, and the f/2.8 aperture ensures beautiful results in a range of lighting conditions. A compact, lightweight design keeps your camera easy to handle. Equipped with a thoughtfully positioned control ring, this Canon RF 70-200mm long telephoto lens offers effortless setting adjustments.
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  10. Canon - RF100mm F2.8 L MACRO IS USM Telephoto Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Canon Macro Lens...Amazing product! The macro zoom is amazing! I used it for nature shots and loved it...Canon 100mm...Hi is canon 100mm lens compatible with Canon EOS 6D?"

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    Engineered specifically for full-frame EOS R series cameras, the RF100mm F2.8 L MACRO IS USM is the world’s first* medium telephoto macro lens delivering close-up imagery at up to 1.4x magnification with autofocus. Featuring a fixed 100mm focal length, a bright f/2.8 maximum aperture for blurred backgrounds and low light shooting, fast, highly-precise AF, and an SA (spherical aberration) Control Ring, the RF100mm F2.8 L MACRO IS USM lens elevates the look of portraits and macro shots with the option of creating dreamlike or romantic images with a soft focus look. With strong built-in optical image stabilization and Canon's Hybrid IS system, close-up shooting and video are sharp and stable. Using the RF100mm F2.8 L MACRO IS USM, imagemakers can expect to see stunning results that can enhance their creative/artistic vision.
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    "Canon Macro Lens...Amazing product! The macro zoom is amazing! I used it for nature shots and loved it...Canon 100mm...Hi is canon 100mm lens compatible with Canon EOS 6D?"

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    Engineered specifically for full-frame EOS R series cameras, the RF100mm F2.8 L MACRO IS USM is the world’s first* medium telephoto macro lens delivering close-up imagery at up to 1.4x magnification with autofocus. Featuring a fixed 100mm focal length, a bright f/2.8 maximum aperture for blurred backgrounds and low light shooting, fast, highly-precise AF, and an SA (spherical aberration) Control Ring, the RF100mm F2.8 L MACRO IS USM lens elevates the look of portraits and macro shots with the option of creating dreamlike or romantic images with a soft focus look. With strong built-in optical image stabilization and Canon's Hybrid IS system, close-up shooting and video are sharp and stable. Using the RF100mm F2.8 L MACRO IS USM, imagemakers can expect to see stunning results that can enhance their creative/artistic vision.
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