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Super telephoto lenses are the ultimate in sports photography, wildlife photography, and photojournalism. They can also be used for landscape photography, travel photography, and portraits. If you're looking for a lens that will allow you to get close to your subject without disturbing them, these are the lenses for you. Browse the top-ranked list of Canon super telephoto lenses below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Canon - RF600mm F11 IS STM Telephoto Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "If you've never owned a super-telephoto, this is the lens. I shopped other lenses, but I was budget constrained. ...Canon RF 600mm f/11 lens...I’ve been able to shoot pictures that are sharp as my other Canon lenses although the depth of field is more limited with this 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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    "If you've never owned a super-telephoto, this is the lens. I shopped other lenses, but I was budget constrained. ...Canon RF 600mm f/11 lens...I’ve been able to shoot pictures that are sharp as my other Canon lenses although the depth of field is more limited with this 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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  2. Canon - RF800mm F11  IS STM Telephoto Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Reliable lens on my Canon R6 and Canon RP....Purchased from the Canon Store. Owned it for a year now and have achieved good results when used under the right conditions. ...Canon 800 mm lens...I love this lens it is so light and I can get some good pictures from it ."

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    The RF800mm F11 IS STM super-telephoto lens provides a long 800 millimeter focal length and is the first compact and lightweight 800mm super telephoto lens in the RF lineup. This lens is ideal for bird, wildlife, outdoor sports, and aviation photography or, when you just want to bring those subjects in the distance closer to you. The RF800mm F11 IS STM lens features an STM focusing system ideal for fast and quiet focusing when tracking elusive subjects out in nature. Additionally, an optical image stabilization system with up to 4 stops of shake correction makes it easy to use either hand-held or with a monopod. It will also accept an RF 1.4X or 2.0X teleconverter^ to increase your focal length to a staggering 1120mm or 1600mm respectively.
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    "Reliable lens on my Canon R6 and Canon RP....Purchased from the Canon Store. Owned it for a year now and have achieved good results when used under the right conditions. ...Canon 800 mm lens...I love this lens it is so light and I can get some good pictures from it ."

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    The RF800mm F11 IS STM super-telephoto lens provides a long 800 millimeter focal length and is the first compact and lightweight 800mm super telephoto lens in the RF lineup. This lens is ideal for bird, wildlife, outdoor sports, and aviation photography or, when you just want to bring those subjects in the distance closer to you. The RF800mm F11 IS STM lens features an STM focusing system ideal for fast and quiet focusing when tracking elusive subjects out in nature. Additionally, an optical image stabilization system with up to 4 stops of shake correction makes it easy to use either hand-held or with a monopod. It will also accept an RF 1.4X or 2.0X teleconverter^ to increase your focal length to a staggering 1120mm or 1600mm respectively.
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  3. Canon - RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - White - Front_Zoom
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    "Another incredible lens for Canon’s R-series mirrorless cameras. Canon continues to innovate in their line of mirrorless lenses. ...Canon 100-500mm telephoto...Awesome lens. Fast focus, tack sharp. Great product from Canon."

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    The RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM super telephoto zoom lens delivers a superb combination of cutting-edge performance, compact construction and brilliant resolving power specifically designed for the EOS R system. The versatile range of 100mm to 500mm is ideal for sports, wildlife, and even aviation photography while maintaining a compact, travel-ready size and weight. The lens features one Super UD and six UD lenses. Fluorine coated front and rear lens elements provide resistance to dirt, moisture and oils, while L-series construction with dust and weather resistance provide reliability even in challenging conditions. With its built-in, 3-mode, and up-to 5-stop optical image stabilization system, and high-speed Dual Nano USM autofocus motors, the RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM will prove its superb optical performance, over and over again.
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    "Another incredible lens for Canon’s R-series mirrorless cameras. Canon continues to innovate in their line of mirrorless lenses. ...Canon 100-500mm telephoto...Awesome lens. Fast focus, tack sharp. Great product from Canon."

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    The RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM super telephoto zoom lens delivers a superb combination of cutting-edge performance, compact construction and brilliant resolving power specifically designed for the EOS R system. The versatile range of 100mm to 500mm is ideal for sports, wildlife, and even aviation photography while maintaining a compact, travel-ready size and weight. The lens features one Super UD and six UD lenses. Fluorine coated front and rear lens elements provide resistance to dirt, moisture and oils, while L-series construction with dust and weather resistance provide reliability even in challenging conditions. With its built-in, 3-mode, and up-to 5-stop optical image stabilization system, and high-speed Dual Nano USM autofocus motors, the RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM will prove its superb optical performance, over and over again.
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  4. Canon - EF100-400mm F4.5-5.6L IS II USM Telephoto Zoom Lens for EOS DSLR Cameras - White - Front_Zoom
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    "100x400 Canon EF...It's a great super zoom for daylight only shooting. The faster telephotos are prime lenses and cost considerably more. ...Camera canon...Excellent lens captures are super clean ! Love canon products!"

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    Capture crisp images with this Canon L-Series 9524B002 100-400mm super telephoto lens, which is compatible with most Canon cameras with an EF mount and features standard, panning and exposure-only optical image stabilization modes to promote clear shots.
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    "100x400 Canon EF...It's a great super zoom for daylight only shooting. The faster telephotos are prime lenses and cost considerably more. ...Camera canon...Excellent lens captures are super clean ! Love canon products!"

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    Capture crisp images with this Canon L-Series 9524B002 100-400mm super telephoto lens, which is compatible with most Canon cameras with an EF mount and features standard, panning and exposure-only optical image stabilization modes to promote clear shots.
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  5. Canon - RF1200mm F8 L IS USM Telephoto Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - White - Front_Zoom

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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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    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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  6. Canon - RF800mm F5.6 L IS USM Telephoto Lens for EOS R-Series Cameras - White - Front_Zoom

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    The RF800mm F5.6 L IS USM expands the EOS R System for professional and advanced photographers looking for the excellent image quality of a Canon L series super-telephoto lens. Perfect for wildlife, motorsports, and more, the lens feature two large-diameter Fluorite elements, one Super UD (Ultra-low Dispersion) and one UD-glass element, and Air Sphere Coating for outstanding correction of color fringing and superb contrast and sharpness. At an 800mm focal length this lens enables you to achieve incredibly soft backgrounds and tremendous visual impact. Optical image stabilization provides for up to 4.5 stops of shake correction, delivering consistent and sharp results, and at its minimum focus distance, you can fill the frame with a subject as small as a sparrow. It’s compatible with both RF1.4x and RF2x Extenders for even more reach at focal lengths of 1120mm and 1600mm. At an impressively light 6.9 lbs., the RF800mm F5.6 L IS USM is versatile and lightweight making it easy to bring the action clear and up close.
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    The RF800mm F5.6 L IS USM expands the EOS R System for professional and advanced photographers looking for the excellent image quality of a Canon L series super-telephoto lens. Perfect for wildlife, motorsports, and more, the lens feature two large-diameter Fluorite elements, one Super UD (Ultra-low Dispersion) and one UD-glass element, and Air Sphere Coating for outstanding correction of color fringing and superb contrast and sharpness. At an 800mm focal length this lens enables you to achieve incredibly soft backgrounds and tremendous visual impact. Optical image stabilization provides for up to 4.5 stops of shake correction, delivering consistent and sharp results, and at its minimum focus distance, you can fill the frame with a subject as small as a sparrow. It’s compatible with both RF1.4x and RF2x Extenders for even more reach at focal lengths of 1120mm and 1600mm. At an impressively light 6.9 lbs., the RF800mm F5.6 L IS USM is versatile and lightweight making it easy to bring the action clear and up close.
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  7. Sony - E 70-350mm F4.5-6.3 G OSS Telephoto Zoom Lens for E-mount Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great telephoto lens for hobbyists photographers!!...Sony lens...Good lens for telephoto super fast and light the autofocus is great"

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    Sony E 70-350mm F4.5-6.3 G OSS Telephoto Zoom Lens Expand the capabilities of your APS-C camera with this Sony E70-350mm camera lens. The 70-350mm zoom range extends your subject coverage to include landscapes, wildlife and sporting events, while the built-in Optical SteadyShot technology lets you take blur-free images even at super telephoto lengths. This Sony E70-350mm camera lens has an AF/MF focus switch that easily switches between auto and manual focus.
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    "Great telephoto lens for hobbyists photographers!!...Sony lens...Good lens for telephoto super fast and light the autofocus is great"

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    Sony E 70-350mm F4.5-6.3 G OSS Telephoto Zoom Lens Expand the capabilities of your APS-C camera with this Sony E70-350mm camera lens. The 70-350mm zoom range extends your subject coverage to include landscapes, wildlife and sporting events, while the built-in Optical SteadyShot technology lets you take blur-free images even at super telephoto lengths. This Sony E70-350mm camera lens has an AF/MF focus switch that easily switches between auto and manual focus.
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  8. Sony - FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Super Telephoto Zoom Lens for E-mount Cameras - White - Front_Zoom
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    "Great lens...I’ve had a great experience with the Sony lenses! Sharp, quality images. It is tricky with the manual focus since there isn’t an actual gauge on the lens as other companies like Canon, but its the new era of making lenses with the electronic manual in the camera itself. ...Years of using a variety of Canon super telephotos resigned me to thinking I could only get sharp images if I spent 10k dollars or more. "

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    Expand your camera’s creative horizons and enjoy smooth bokeh with this Sony E-mount telephoto lens. Equipped with built-in optical SteadyShot technology to reduce blur, this G Master unit produces sharp images at a 100-400mm focal range. Use the Sony E-mount telephoto lens’ integrated autofocus feature to capture clear pictures of moving subjects at formidable distances.
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    "Great lens...I’ve had a great experience with the Sony lenses! Sharp, quality images. It is tricky with the manual focus since there isn’t an actual gauge on the lens as other companies like Canon, but its the new era of making lenses with the electronic manual in the camera itself. ...Years of using a variety of Canon super telephotos resigned me to thinking I could only get sharp images if I spent 10k dollars or more. "

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    Expand your camera’s creative horizons and enjoy smooth bokeh with this Sony E-mount telephoto lens. Equipped with built-in optical SteadyShot technology to reduce blur, this G Master unit produces sharp images at a 100-400mm focal range. Use the Sony E-mount telephoto lens’ integrated autofocus feature to capture clear pictures of moving subjects at formidable distances.
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  9. Nikon - AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR Super Telephoto Zoom Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great Super Telephoto Lens...Great super telephoto lens that pairs well with my Nikon D850 camera. ...Big Lens Envy Satisfied!...The Nikon 200-500mm telephoto lens is a great lens for the price! It works great for both photos as well as videos. "

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    Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR Super Telephoto Zoom Lens: Designed for use with most Nikon cameras with an F-Mount, this super telephoto zoom lens lets you capture birds, wildlife, motorsports and events in crisp clarity. The f/5.6 constant aperture helps you achieve out-of-focus backgrounds and lets you shoot in dim lighting.
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    "Great Super Telephoto Lens...Great super telephoto lens that pairs well with my Nikon D850 camera. ...Big Lens Envy Satisfied!...The Nikon 200-500mm telephoto lens is a great lens for the price! It works great for both photos as well as videos. "

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    Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR Super Telephoto Zoom Lens: Designed for use with most Nikon cameras with an F-Mount, this super telephoto zoom lens lets you capture birds, wildlife, motorsports and events in crisp clarity. The f/5.6 constant aperture helps you achieve out-of-focus backgrounds and lets you shoot in dim lighting.
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  10. Canon - EF85mm F1.4L IS USM Telephoto Lens for EOS DSLR Cameras - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Awesome portrait lens...Excellent lens, it's everything I would expect from the L series of Canon lenses. ...Beautiful and fast 85mm f1.4 from Canon...I have a great canon L lenses but this 85mm is magical."

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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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    "Awesome portrait lens...Excellent lens, it's everything I would expect from the L series of Canon lenses. ...Beautiful and fast 85mm f1.4 from Canon...I have a great canon L lenses but this 85mm is magical."

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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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