Tamron A017 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Macro Zoom Lens - AF017C700

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

AVERAGE RATING
4 out of 5
5
3
4
1
3
2
2
1
1
0
Total Reviews
7
3.9
Overall Satisfaction
3.9
Value
3.9
Ease of Use
3.9
Performance

Okay for a starter lens

by Cameta Camera customer on 8/30/2011

Good if you don't have lots of money to spend. After using it for about 3 months I decided to save up and get the Canon 55-250mm IS. A much better choice and well worth the wait.

Was this review helpful to you?

YESNO

I would buy again.

by Cameta Camera customer on 8/30/2011

Works great for at church weddings where they limit your movements and use of flash during the ceremony.

Was this review helpful to you?

YESNO
Load More Reviews

Product Overview

The Tamron AF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di LD Macro lens is a quality compact ultra tele zoom lens which covers the 70mm to 300mm telephoto range, with a maximum magnification ratio of 1:2 at the tele end. This lens delivers ultimate handling ease and portability in the field due to its lightweight size and mechanical operation. Best suited for shooting outdoors to make full use of the real telephoto of 300mm as well as providing diversity in portraiture using the medium focal length ranges of 70mm to 135mm. Di (Digitally Integrated Design) is a designation Tamron puts on lenses featuring optical systems designed to meet the performance characteristics of digital SLR cameras. Di Design Digitally Integrated is a designation Tamron puts on lenses featuring optical systems designed to meet the performance characteristics of digital SLR cameras. By employing "Internal Surface Coatings" and multiple-layer coating technology on ordinary elements, ghosting and flare due to reflections that occur when light enters through the front element and reflections caused by the imagers themselves are reduced to the absolute minimum. Macro Effect of 1:2 in Telephoto Zoom Range Flipping a macro switch in the focal length range of 180mm to 300mm allows entry into the macro range, for photography as close as 37.4" (95 cm) from the subject. In the macro range, one can take advantage of the telephoto effect and a maximum magnification ratio up to 1:2. ...

Specifications

Manufacturer Tamron
Mfg Part# AF017C700
SKU 202894864
UPC 725211177111
UPC 14 00725211177111
Features
Product Type Lens
Manufacturer Part Number AF017C-700
Manufacturer Tamron Co., Ltd
Product Model A017
Product Name A017 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Macro Zoom Lens
Brand Name Tamron
Application/Usage Camera
Compatibility Canon Digital SLR Cameras
Weight (Approximate) 15.30 oz
Diameter 3"
Depth 4.6"
Lens Type Zoom
Magnification 0.50x
Filter Attachment Diameter 62 mm
Maximum Focal Length 300 mm
Minimum Focal Length 70 mm
Lens Mount Type Canon EF
Maximum Aperture Wide 4
Maximum Aperture Tele 5.6
Limited Warranty 6 Year
Tech Specs
Product Type Lens
Manufacturer Part Number AF017C-700
Manufacturer Website Address www.tamron.com
Manufacturer Tamron Co., Ltd
Product Model A017
Product Name A017 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Macro Zoom Lens
Brand Name Tamron
Compatibility Canon Digital SLR Cameras
Weight (Approximate) 15.30 oz
Diameter 3"
Depth 4.60"
Lens Type Zoom
Magnification 0.5x
Lens Construction 13 Elements in 9 Groups
Filter Attachment Diameter 62 mm
Maximum Focal Length 300 mm
Minimum Focal Length 70 mm
Maximum Aperture Wide 4
Maximum Aperture Tele 5.6
Maximum Angle of View 34°
Minimum Angle of View

More Buying Options

Seller Infomation Price & Shipping  
Teds Electronics $125.99 + free shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
6ave Electronics
Click For Price
Condition: Brand New
In Stock
Brand New From Manufacturer. We are Authorized Dealers for Everything We Sell.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Big VALUE Inc
Click For Price
Condition: New-Open Box
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Big VALUE Inc
Click For Price
Condition: Brand New
In Stock
Brand New - Ships Quick - Tracking Confirmation - Big VALUE - Big SATISFACTION!
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Focus Camera $141.00 + free shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Load More Buying Options
loading
$125.99 + free shipping
$163.95 You save $37.96 (23%)
Rakuten Super Points Earn 126 ($1.26) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Get this item for
(price with shipping)
(redeem points)
Condition: Brand New
In Stock. Usually Ships in 1 to 2 business days
Please select an option to buy
  • $30.99
  • $39.99
Add to Cart

Sold By:  Teds Electronics
What is a Marketplace and Shop Owner?
  • Our marketplace is a platform where approved third-party retailers (Shop Owners) can sell their products
  • Items are sold and shipped by Shop Owners
  • Your credit card and personal information remain secure; Rakuten.com meets all PCI Security Standards.
  • Purchases can only be returned to the Shop Owner
  • All purchases receive Rakuten Super Points™
ADVERTISEMENT
Promotions & Offers (1)
  •  custom promo
    5% Back* Sitewide with Promo Code Rewardme *See page for details
Recent Product Reviews


I would buy again. by Cameta Camera customer on Aug 30, 2011


Excellent Purchase! by Cameta Camera customer on Aug 30, 2011


GOOD FOR THE MONEY by Cameta Camera customer on Aug 30, 2011

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT