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What Canon lens should I use on Safari?

I wanted to get an updated discussion going on this topic, which apparently is still open, since it looks like it's been 8 years since this went around - and a lot has changed...I'd like to ask for those you have been to Kenya on a safari recently, w...

garymak by Enthusiast
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Resolved! Adapting a vintage nikon mount lens to EF-S

Hi guys,I just found a Tamron AF28-200mm Super LD Aspherical Lens that uses the Nikon AF-D mount. This is apparently a super old mount and I'm having trouble finding clarity on how to adapt it to the canon ef-s mount that my rebel T3 uses. the back l...

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Resolved! Suprise today! - Hidden telephoto lens found

Life is full of surprises. I was looking for a package of mothballs to put in some containers with tomato plants; keeps squirrels out. For some reason, a Vivitar box had been hidden with the laundry items. It's a V58T-NOC; 58mm, 2.2x telephoto lens. ...

Minimum Focal Distance Experiment Findings

In this thread:https://community.usa.canon.com/t5/General-Discussion/Baseball-field-and-netting-How-to-shoot-through-it/m-p/474140#M31449The question came up about minimum focal distance. So I decided to do an experiment. I used my T6S and EF 50/1.8 ...

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Third party lens for Canon RP

I recently bought a Canon RP body and I am looking to buy lens either Canon RF 24-70 mm F2.8 L or Canon RF 28-70 mm F2 L but couldn’t find any deals at the moment. Is there any 3rd party lens which can used instead of the above lens?

Third Party Lenses for RF Mount

There has been a long history of 'feedback' about the lack of 3rd Party lenses for the RF mount from those who either prefer those brands or the lower price points - or a combination of both. Certainly, there have been some very innovative lenses suc...

Resolved! 75-300mm non USM lines in picture preview

Just want to confirm, that these are busted pixel lines.Lines are shown in some shooting methods but not all.   when picture is sent to phone, lines arent visible.Worth keeping? Is this normal?Bad pixels?Camera is new out of the box

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Canon EF 24-70 L fails to autofocus at 70mm.

Canon EF 24-70 L fails to autofocus at 70mm.5D MkIV body.Not the same problem as losing focus at different focal lengths, which is well documented here.With the lens set to AF, lens will focus at all focal lengths until I turn to the maximum magnific...

00derek by Contributor
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EOS R6 - Wide Zoom Lens Recommendations for low light

hey! long time lurker, first time poster, but basically in the last year or so I've moved from a hobbyist photographer to starting to do some professional work on tours mainly with DJs in the techno and trance scene. I'm shooting on my R6, and curren...

john1san by Apprentice
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Resolved! Play in Canon RF 100-500 Tripod collar

I’ve had a significant problem with slippage of the newly designed tripod collar. Specifically the RF 100-500 lens. (But also RF 70-200 2.8) i took the 100-500 into Canon repair. They had to replace the collar but when I picked it up I was told expec...

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