Canon EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM

A super telephoto lens which is a cut above the rest.




If you’re looking for an elite super telephoto that blows the competition away, look no further than the EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM. Featuring outstanding build quality and exceptional image quality, this incredible lens delivers seriously high performance combined with the durability to stand up to the rigours of professional photography. Optical performance is astounding – with extreme sharpness from corner to full frame corner, and extremely well controlled chromatic aberration, vignetting and flare, thanks to Canon’s SubWavelength Structure Coating. As wildlife photography is a speciality of this lens, its ability to create an attractive background blur is important – and the EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM more than lives up to the task. With is 4-stop Image Stabilisation and exceedingly fast and accurate ring-type USM autofocus, this also makes the perfect sports photography lens, with features such as Full Time Manual focusing,
Power Focusing and Focus Preset often coming in handy.

Canon EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM

High Performance Super-Telephoto Lens

High performance super-telephoto lens delivering exceptional image quality.

Fluorite and UD Elements

Optimum visual performance, the lens incorporates Fluorite and UD.

Subwavelength Structure Lens Coating

Canon’s patented lens element coating helps minimise the ghosting and flare caused by internal reflections.

Magnesium Alloy Build

The lightweight super-telephoto lens, suitable for limited hand-held shooting.

Selected shots from the EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM

  • EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM

    Detailed Specifications

    EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM Technical Specifications

    Focal Length & Max Aperture
    600mm 1:4.0
    Picture Size
    35mm Full size
    Lens Construction
    16 elements in 12 groups
    Minimum Aperture
    f/32 (for ½-stop increments also)
    Closest Focusing Distance
    4.5m
    Maximum Magnification
    0.15x
    Image Stabilizer effect
    4 stops
    Dimensions
    168 x 448 mm
    Weight
    3,920g
    Included accessories
    Lens hood (ET-160 WII), Lens Cap (E-185B), Lens Case (600B), Lens Dust Cap E, Lens Wide Strap B