Compact and lightweight 4x telephoto zoom lens ideal for shooting sports, portraits, and wildlife. The front part of the zoom ring now sports a silver ring for a luxury touch. The EF 75-300mm is well-suited for sports and other applications requiring fast AF. A DC motor is used to power the AF. This version shares the compact size, close focusing range, and accessory compatibility of the USM lens. For many advanced amateurs, the 75-300 range is ideal as a versatile entry into telephoto photography. 75-300mm telephoto zoom lens with f/4-5.6 maximum aperture for Canon SLR camerasImproved mechanism makes zooming smoother; front part of zoom ring sports silver ringMeasures 2.8 inches in diameter and 4.8 inches long; weighs 16.8 ounces; 4.9-foot closest focusing distance; 32- to 8-degree diagonal angle of view.