Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Sample Pictures

Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Sample Pictures
Pretty Woman 4 Pretty Woman 4
A pretty woman walks in the bright afternoon sunshine.
 
1200mm  f/5.6  1/1000s  ISO 250
City Scape Picture City Scape Picture
Distant city buildings appear compressed by the 1200 focal length used for this shot.
 
1200mm  f/8.0  1/800s  ISO 400
Walking in the Park Picture Walking in the Park Picture
A pretty woman takes a walk in the park. The 1200mm lens used for this picture renders the background as a blur.
 
1200mm  f/5.6  1/1000s  ISO 250
Architecture at 1 Mile Picture Architecture at 1 Mile Picture
With 1200mm of focal length, a huge amount of distance is necessary for any amount of a building to be included in the frame. These buildings are about 1 mile away. Heat waves from the city caused a serious amount of distortion in this image.
 
1200mm  f/11.0  1/800s  ISO 800
Helicopter Picture Helicopter Picture
This helicopter flew over the Hudson River while I was testing the Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens. It looked like a good subject. Had I more time, I would have change the shutter speed to about 1/500 to get more motion blur from the blades.
 
1200mm  f/11.0  1/1250s  ISO 1250
1200mm Portrait 1200mm Portrait
A portrait shot at 1200mm. This was a clear day so I was using a manual expsoure. She was walking toward me, so I was using AI Servo AF and burst drive mode.
 
1200mm  f/5.6  1/1000s  ISO 250
Building a Scyscraper Picture Building a Scyscraper Picture
A crane (over 1 mile away) is positioned for the construction of a skyscraper.
 
1200mm  f/8.0  1/1000s  ISO 640
1200mm Close-Up Portrait 1200mm Close-Up Portrait
Well, about as close as this 1200mm lens will focus. She is nearing the 46' (14m) MFD (minimum Focus Distance) .09x MM (Maximum Magnification) of this lens.
 
1200mm  f/5.6  1/1000s  ISO 250
Kayaking on the Hudson River Kayaking on the Hudson River
This Hudson River kayaker is about .8 or .9 miles away.
 
1200mm  f/8.0  1/2000s  ISO 640
City Buildings City Buildings
Straight city buildings are unforgiving of distortion and a not-level framing. The Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens does its part well.
 
1200mm  f/8.0  1/400s  ISO 100
Long Distance Portrait Long Distance Portrait
Although this is not even close to a full body portrait, hand signals were required for communicating at this distance on this windy day. I love the OOF (Out of Focus) buildings created by the 1200mm lens.
 
1200mm  f/5.6  1/1000s  ISO 250
The Beautiful Canon Ef 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens The Beautiful Canon Ef 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens
The beautiful Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens rises over New York City.
 
75mm  f/8.0  1/200s  ISO 100
Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens on Gitzo Tripod Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens on Gitzo Tripod
The Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens is nearly as much fun to look at as it is to use.
 
40mm  f/8.0  1/200s  ISO 100
Girl and Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Girl and Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens
A 5' 4" girl poses behind the monstrous Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens. Both are looking good.
 
45mm  f/9.0  1/200s  ISO 100
Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Posing Vertically Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Posing Vertically
Moving in for a closer look at the Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens in front of a girl.
 
70mm  f/9.0  1/200s  ISO 100
Canon 1200mm and 800mm Super Telephoto Lenses Canon 1200mm and 800mm Super Telephoto Lenses
The Canon EF 800mm f/5.6 L IS USM Lens and the Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens pose for a group picture.
 
45mm  f/4.0  1/1250s  ISO 100
Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Full Body Portrait Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Full Body Portrait
A full body portrait of the Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens with a Canon 1Ds Mark III DSLR mounted. The 1200 L provides a great subject in addition to shooting nice subjects.
 
45mm  f/9.0  1/200s  ISO 160
Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens in the Wind Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens in the Wind
It looks like an engine, but the wind is what is causing the 1Ds Mark III's neck strap to blow.
 
24mm  f/8.0  1/200s  ISO 100
Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens in the Park Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens in the Park
The Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens poses in a Weehawken, NJ park.
 
88mm  f/9.0  1/200s  ISO 100
How to Carry a Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens How to Carry a Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens
Here I demonstrate the rocket launcher technique for carrying the huge Canon 1200mm lens. While this method works well, law enforcement officers will definitely notice you.
 
28mm  f/8.0  1/200s  ISO 100
Port Side View of the Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Port Side View of the Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens
New York City forms the background for this Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens image.
 
65mm  f/8.0  1/200s  ISO 100
Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Aluminum Case Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Aluminum Case
This is the case that the Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens shipped from the manufacturer in.
 
50mm  f/9.0  1/200s  ISO 100
Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Aluminum Case - Opened Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Aluminum Case - Opened
The Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens fits very securely in its factory aluminum case.
 
70mm  f/9.0  1/160s  ISO 100
Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Landscape Picture Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Landscape Picture
Of course, the Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens is part of the landscape. It is hard to take a landscape picture with this extremely long focal length.
 
24mm  f/9.0  1/80s  ISO 100
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