my only issue is how do u guys carry such 1.5kg when traveling abroad when your only allowed 7kg of hand carry lmao. P.s.I use a crop camera, canon 7D Pelicans Flying-Canon 550D w/Canon 70-200 f4 non-IS Test. If you look at the dog's paws, they are sharper than the face. If I could spend another $500 now and upgrade to the 2.8 IS, I'd totally do it. I'm going to try that, I will adjust if necessary. Take your choice of f/4 or f/2.8 and with or without image stabilization. ages ago Please post your photos shot with Canon 70-200 f2.8 L IS II USM here. I've found one 2nd hand which isn't too dear. As to your shot, it's very sharp, and to capture water in mid-air indicates a shutter speed fast enough to freeze a good part of the action. the downside is that it's heavy...Oh well i think IS is very important for tele lenses as they are generely longer and heavier than most other types of lenses. I'll usually drop to Manual if I'm using my own flash or lighting as well, but I'll often meter a few times to get a good feel for what I want, and then switch to manual. exclusive spark edited this topic ages ago. I have one and I love mine. Originally posted ages ago. Mark S Payne edited this topic ages ago. ages ago (permalink), Yes the f4 is about £100 cheaper here in UK. If you need a little more/little less light, then you can always adjust your exposure bias up or down respectively. Originally posted ages ago. To install: drag and drop the following link to your Bookmarks toolbar. IE users - add the link to your Favorites under the Links folder, Jessica (14) - Châteauroux les Alpes - Juin 2020, 'Canon 70-200mm f/4 L USM (NON IS)' most interesting group photos on Flickriver. ages ago I also notice the one i believe to be "sharper" are at 1/800 - 1/100...I think I really need to crank up my shutter speeds in general (when shooting action). because its the best place to store images instead of buying 100 CF cards and because i shoot in raw, i need to PP them if i want to print some out while abroad. Is it me or have Canon dropped the ball on pricing. After reading your replies I think that i need the 2.8 for the indoor maybe like STRATMAN2 mentioned I should go for the 70-200 IS f2.8, I'll just have to wait until it comes down in price :) BUT!!!! hello my friends, i have a situation that i cant decide which lens should i get, i have 70-200 F4 non is for now and i have a canon 60D body If you feel like you don't need that extra stop of light (if you shoot in daylight around f/8 or so anyway), and would like the IS, the f/4 IS isn't a bad choice. I have to agree that you had the right idea with shutter speed, so you would want to stop down on the lens, perhaps all the way to 5.6, and increase your ISO rating to compensate. But since purchasing a FF 5D2 i wanted to test for myself if this still holds true on the FF. Tv still lets the camera meter also (it chooses the aperture, you choose ISO and shutter speed). Originally posted ages ago. Thanks for the tip Originally posted ages ago. You'll lose a stop of light, and IS simply won't freeze action. One of the reasons is because would be able to shoot in faster shutter speed. ages ago Discussion FS: Canon 70-200 F4 non-IS Author Date within 1 day 3 days 1 week 2 weeks 1 month 2 months 6 months 1 year of Examples: Monday, today, last week, Mar 26, 3/26/04 I also use it for macro work periodically with the extension tubes, and it always amazes me quality-wise. I'm sure there are several gasps from folks about that, but if you look at the published photos I have on my profile, I find that the grain isn't as bad as some might think. Well, I do a lot of bird action photography, and the technique I use that I find to be very useful is to shoot in Av, center point only (unless you're already setup and ready to shoot a particular composition and know your subject will be off center), al servo focus, keep the shutter speed at least 1/1000 (check it in the viewfinder), set your aperture so that your depth of field is reasonably large (gives you whoopsy room and room for your subject to fit in the entire focal plane - I usually keep my aperture at f/7.1 to f/11 unless I'm forced to open it up due to poor/low light), and crank your ISO to 400 or higher. In this case, I would've stopped down to give yourself greater depth of field and cranked up your ISO to keep your shutter speed up. Take one of Canon's most popular lenses, the Canon 70-200mm f/4 L, add an up-to-4-stop Image Stabilizer and you get the Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM Lens. Or, I'll use it to focus bracket a little -- AF once, shoot, manually focus a little, shoot, focus some more, shoot, etc. Canon 70-200 f2.8 L IS USM Lens Review.The f/2.8 vs. F/4.0 vs. other cheaper alternatives Non-technical lens evaluation to help you decide what the best lens is for you to purchase. I also shoot almost exclusively in Av, Tv, or M modes, and prefer to set my own ISO. I personally only ever shoot in Aperture priority or total manual.Far more control over variables. I love flick!!! ages ago They are recessed and unlikely to get knocked, although pros often jam in toothpicks and tape them over to be sure. Originally posted ages ago. Mark S Payne edited this topic ages ago. You can shift these up or down as you see fit, but you are smarter than your camera is... Canon RF 70-200mm F4 L IS USM Pre-Order Now. Works with Firefox and Internet Explorer. Oh I hate insomnia... 4.20am local time here... the F2.8 weighs something like 1.2kg while the F4 only weights around 700g and is smaller too. Right now, I'm using my 5D MKII with Canon 85 1.8 + 70-200 F4 (Non IS) for the outdoor pictures. I only wished that at the time I had stumped up the extra cash for the IS version but then I probably would not have been able to purchase the 300mm f/4L IS USM. (permalink). I understand that the IS won't help in freezing the pictures but I don't really use a tripod when I'm out and about shooting... so the IS would be nice. over in the UK, both IS versions of f4/f2.8 have a price difference of £400!! exclusive spark edited this topic ages ago. While viewing any Flickr photos page, click on the bookmarklet to open the same view on Flickriver. (permalink), Kidding? Originally posted ages ago. The Canon 70-200mm f/4 L IS has a lot of slide switches. I have been using it a lot to supplement the 300mm f/2.8 IS when I'm out and something is too close for 300mm. It lets me focus once, and shoot several images in a row -- so if your subject stays within your focal plane, you can get several shots without refocusing. I leave my aperture set at a reasonable value (around f/4), ISO on AUTO, and if I something happens that I'm not prepared for, at least I have a reasonable chance of getting it. Canon's Shortest and Lightest 70-200mm f/4 Interchangeable Zoom Lens . (permalink), Hi Everyone, To start off, the first thing you’ll notice, and likely enjoy, is the size of the lens. You really only have a couple options in this case: make sure you get the eyes in focus when using a large aperture, or use a larger aperture (which may have increased any motion blur from the dog...) (permalink) ages ago Would you have to shoot at a higher shutter on the non IS to get the same shot? That would need to be obtained by doubling the shutter speed. If you don't need the subject-action-stopping and background-blurring capabilities of the faster Canon EF 70-200 f/2.8L IS Lens, this lens will deliver everything else you need in a smaller, lighter and less-expensive package. i'd say IS is very very important especially for the f2.8 Thank goodness, after 12 years Nikon has finally re-introduced a reasonably-sized telephoto zoom for FX digital, DX digital and 35mm cameras.. A lot just depends on shooting conditions. I would think that for indoor sports you'd probably want to use S/Tv mode. For what you shoot the IS will provide no benefit. Nikon don't offer this option. A f/4 70-200 would be a great lens to get into the Canon R but it is disappointing that'll mean no TC support. var gEmbedCode = ''; exclusive spark edited this topic ages ago. If you click it, you'll go home. ages ago E Martin Photo: Ok.. this makes sense. The 70-200mm f4 IS is sharper at f4 than the 70-200mm f2.8 but its really picking at hairs rather than a night and day difference - further the f2.8 are way better at f2.8 than the f4 is ;) ages ago Ken Zirkel says: IMHO the extra stop of the 2.8 is much better than the f/4 IS. Originally posted ages ago. ages ago It would depend on if your subject was stationary. (i.e your inability, and mine to hold heavy lenses steady for long periods of time) Pelicans Flying-Canon 550D w/Canon 70-200 f4 non-IS Test. I primarily shoot in Av as I prefer to control the depth of field more than anything and just keep an eye on the shutter speed that is displayed in viewfinder and adjust accordingly. I have mentioned that one can get some pretty low priced bodies of cameras that ... Hello, ages ago Question: Canon 70-200mm f/4 L USM (NON IS) recent | interesting | random. (Yet) I personally have the f/4 Non-IS lens and it is amazing. ages ago The camera is an ILC. why would you not bring the best you have if going somewhere? With the 1.4 attached, this means that you'd likely want to have a shutter speed of 1/450 or faster in order to maintain handshake-blur free images. The new 70-200 f/2.8 L IS II USM seems to be the winner here. You can't get better than this, and this lens handles well, has great image stabilization and is well priced. (permalink) Canon 70-200mm f/4 L IS side view on a Rebel XTi . ... i have had my 70-200 f2.8 non-IS for a long time and still like it a lot! Has anyone used both? exclusive spark edited this topic ages ago. This Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS II might just be the sharpest zoom lens ever. Clickr on one of the buttons below to install: To embed this view, Copy and Paste the following HTML code: ages ago ages ago Actually it is very light and small compared to the much more substantial Canon EF 70-200 f/2.8L Lens or the Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Lens. (permalink), Photo Kandy: Thanks for that... This new 70-200mm f/4L IS II is Canon's best 70-200mm lens ever.. Now the bokeh of the F2.8 is a lot better but I'm not saying the bokeh of the F4.0 is bad either. Use Flickriver Badge Creator to create a badge linking to your photos, your group or any other Flickriver view. Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM Real World Sample Images - Duration: 3:15. ages ago I have the F4L IS and absolutely love it - I've been doing a lot of low-light photography lately and have wished I had the 2.8, but theres no way I would give up IS. You can place your badge on your Flickr profile, Blog or Website. If your like me who does most of their picture taking when traveling abroad then f2.8 may be too heavy to carry. Let's say you have the 2 extract same focal lengths, at the same f stop and hand held. I don't own the Canon lenses you are referring to, but I do shoot 80% or better of my photos (mostly soccer) with my Sigma 70-200 f2.8 lens. Add 'Search on Flickriver' to your browser's search box. Secondly, you can invest in a monopod or start using your tripod more. #nosmallcreator #teamcanon #lensreviewThis lens is a BEAST, and if you can handle the few quirks, it can yield some AMAZING results. I recently bought a second body. ages ago (permalink), to echo what has been said, assuming you're able to utilize a tri/monopod when shooting wildlife (or gymnastics), the stop will be of much more use for living, moving subjects than IS would be. It was in a film class I took a few years ago. Once added to your personalized homepage, just edit widget settings to select your desired view. I know it's not the only way to do it either, but this works for me. How to find the megapixel usability of a lens. add in the camera bodys weight and possibly a batery grip and your holding a blooming laptop in your hands taking pics at delecate shuter speeds. Is this lens a good one. (permalink) One of those shots is almost certainly in focus. Although, all the 70-200mm lenses from Canon are exceptional in image quality. (permalink) imho, we should be comparing the f2.8 none IS version to the F4 none IS version and vice versa. exclusive spark edited this topic ages ago. Bottom line, keep shooting and experimenting. IS only helps to stop camera shake and therefore composition. Canon 70-200 F4 non IS. @ tobias I still think you would have got the shots with an f4 IS lens, the IS would have sorted out your handshake and you could have dropped the shutter speed by 0.5 stop to get a similar result. (permalink), I agree with Stratman if you want a proper upgrade the new 70-200mm f2.8 IS would be what I would look to own (though I would wait for its price to drop from release) since the overall improvements will benefit you more - a closer focsuing distance means its slightly better at some closeup shots when out and about (flowers and other natury type things) whilst its sharpness improvements means better overall performance when you put the 1.4TC on - I'd even be interested to see how well the new would take a 2*TC. Actually, this looks out of focus. That said, I love my f/4 IS, but I'm very aware of its limitations in dark situations. and at what aperture/shutter... Where are the cheats!!!!! That extra stop is very helpful in wildlife photography much more so than IS would be at these focal length ranges. Canon 70-200 L f4 non IS Vs Canon 70_200L f4 IS Nov 22, 2017 1 Recently sold my Canon 70-200 L f4 non IS and purchased the f4 IS version. (permalink) This means, that for your 70-200mm f/2.8, you would ideally, at 200mm, want a shutter speed of 1/320 on a 1.6 crop factor body. You have a full extra stop of light than you would lose if you switched. Don't forget that your 1.4 extender will make your f/4 into an f/5.6. Canon EF 70-200 f/4 L IS review - Duration: 10:35. (permalink), Don't even think about shooting your indoors gymnastics with an F/4. 10:35. I'm blown away by it's possibilities. ages ago (permalink), With heavier lenses, you get used to it. Today it is no … I wonder what should I do stay in Aperture priority or Shutter priority? And to maybe talk about the different ways to use it; eg, portrait, landscape, etc. Also, it is much easier to control for these things if you are shooting in Tv, Av, or M as opposed to Action as you can then set everything yourself and get exactly what you want. Also, allows quickly viewing any Flickr photo on black background in large size. Your 7D can perform very well at ISO 800, so don't be afraid to push it. ages ago (permalink). SAZB612DAMAX: Currently the f2.8 70-200mm don't really do a fantastic job of it and I think the nikon equivalent gives a better overall performance in that regard (from what I have seen). But like these guys/gals said...... IS makes NO difference when trying to stop action. (permalink), The F4.0 is sharper, lighter and since you are using the 7D you can always increase the ISO to match the speed. I soot wildlife and when outdoors I use a 1.4 extender. ages ago If this is a problem, (shooting in low light), there are a couple of things you can do. From the info I have got from the net 1/8 second shutter speed at 200mm is quite obtainable on the 70-200mmm f4L IS USM for stationary subjects. ... , I am a stock photographer and an owner of 5d mk iii I have; 70-200 f4 ... fixed condition 91 months ago 5 replies. You can set the shutter speed to something high enough to freeze the action (1/500 or faster - depending on what you're shooting), set your ISO to AUTO, and let the camera do the rest. When you're at apertures as wide as 2.8 (or more), and with a moving subject, that can be really hard to do with such a narrow depth-of-field. Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. why carry a laptop? Originally posted ages ago. I think A is for action. I was at a wedding in india the other day, and they performed some very cool bollywood dancing, and to capture that i needed to be @f2,8 and ISO 1600 (my 450D doesnt go any higher) and to eliminate the handshake use a monopod... - couldnt have done that with an f4 lens I don't know about a 2.8 vs 4.0 now, the new RF 2.8 is quite light so I canny imagine people owning both a f/4.0 and f/2.8 like I know a few did on EF (The f/4… Test set up. (permalink) IMG_5282 by geraldtourniaire. 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