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Capture the world with outstanding flexibility and quality with a super compact F2.8 telephoto zoom that incorporates a five-stop Image Stabilizer to ensure great hand held results, closer focusing down to 0.7m and fastest-ever AF.
Uncompromised Design – Outstanding Quality This high-performance F2.8 telephoto zoom is the third in the Canon trinity of essential RF lenses offering exceptional image quality in a compact body, designed to work in all conditions.
Creative Everyday Use the lens 70-200mm field-of-view to pack in loads of extra detail and drama rich with colour and contrast and discover a new way of capturing action in a more dynamic way.
Sport and Action Get down low for exciting new angles and enjoy 5-stop image stabilisation to capture detail in total confidence even when light levels drop.
Travel and Reportage Thanks to a compact size, exceptional L-Series build quality and a fast maximum aperture you can be sure that this lens will tell your story with detail and clarity, whatever the situation.
A Practical, General Purpose Professional Zoom An essential workhorse lens, with a constant F2.8 aperture right across its 70-200mm focal length range, this zoom is perfect for travel, wildlife, news and sport.
Assured, Responsive Performance For the first time in a Canon lens, dual Nano USM motors bring incredible new levels of rapid and silent continuous focusing, perfect for stills or video.
Superb L-Series Optical Quality The zoom heralds a new era in lens performance with a 5-stop Image Stabilizer, a 9-blade aperture, aspherical and Super UD elements and SWC and Super Spectra coatings.
Advanced L-Series Construction This L-series lens features weather-sealing and fluorine coatings to guard against dust and water plus heat resistant paint to keep the lens cool in hot conditions.
Realise Your Creative Vision The EOS R System inherits all the advantages of the EOS system and as well as its own range of lenses, offers full compatibility with existing EF and EF-S optics with adapters plus the range of Speedlite flashes and accessories.
Compact and Convenient Thanks to the advanced lens design, this zoom is shorter and lighter than the EF equivalent, with rapid AF and improved close focusing.
F2.8 - For low light performance and shallow depth of field
Dual Nano USM - For smooth, fast and silent continuous focusing
Aspherical and UD elements - For exceptionally sharp images
Compact and light - Small and space-saving for great portability
5-stop Image Stabilizer - Exceptional stability in the lowest of light levels
Lens Control Ring - Change settings while still viewing the subject
Angle of view (horzntl, vertl, diagnl)
29° - 10°, 19° 30' - 7°, 34° - 12°
Lens construction (elements/groups)
No. of diaphragm blades
Closest focussing distance (m)
Maximum magnification (x)
Dual Nano USM
Filter diameter (mm)
Max. diameter x length (mm)
89.9 x 146 3
Rear End Cap
Lens Dust Cap RF
TRIPOD MOUNT RING E (WIII) (supplied)
 Lenses with dust/moisture resistance are fitted with a rubber ring on the lens mount which may cause slight abrasion of the camera mount. This in no way effects either the lens or camera performance.  Tested under CIPA standards  Lens dimensions when in retracted state
1x Canon RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM Lens
1x Lens case LP1424 drawstring soft case
1x Lens Hood ET-83F
1x Lens Cap E-77 II
1x Tripod Mount Ring E (WIII)
1x User Manual
Canon's European CPS programme is a completely free service that offers Canon professional photo and video users exclusive access to a range of benefits. These include access to CPS support at major events; a priority repair service; and local CPS support in selected European countries. Free back-up equipment loans during repair periods are also available, depending on the level of your CPS membership. Information about CPS is now available in 12 languages — to find out more please select your CPS territory/language from the drop down menu above.
The service operates on a three-tier basis to provide a programme that’s accessible, responsive and tailor-made to the needs of professional photographers. The appropriate level of CPS membership will be automatically assigned to you depending on the number of qualifying bodies and lenses that you registered with CPS.
For CPS Video membership videographers must own one qualifying Canon professional camcorder. For a full list of qualifying CPS Photo and CPS Video products please visit the link ‘view qualifying products’ here.
The countries that currently offer the European CPS programme are: Austria, Belgium, Croatia (Silver membership only), Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania (Silver membership only), Russia, Slovenia (Silver membership only), South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey (Silver membership only), the United Arab Emirates (Silver membership only), UK and the Ukraine (Silver membership only).
Professional photographers and videographers can also register for CPS membership in the following 23 countries: Algeria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Egypt, Estonia, Georgia, Greece, Iceland, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, and Slovakia. Although CPS repairs and loans are not available in these 23 countries all registered CPS members from these countries can take advantage of CPS repair and loan benefits when they travel to the 27 countries (named in the paragraph above) that do offer these services.
To find out what CPS can do for you or to register please click the link below.
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Photolease Company Finance from £50.56 (ex VAT) per month.
All lease figures below exclude VAT. Finance available to UK incorporated limited companies only.
Select "Photolease finance" as the payment option at checkout. Finance is only available to UK incorporated limited companies. A minimum basket total of £1,000.00 applies, Photolease will normally contact you within one hour of receipt of your application if sent during business hours of 9am - 5pm (BST), Monday to Friday.
Photolease Ltd is an independent finance company specialising in leasing equipment to the creative industry. Visit photolease.co.uk for more information as well as their terms and conditions. Offer is subject to status. Terms and conditions apply. Written details available upon request.