Review by shazzle99
September, 07 2000
Pros: Durable, Versatile, Fast Auto Focus, Superior Stabilization, Generally Lightweight
Cons: Like all zoom lenses, this is not ideal for those real "close" shots - Use Your Point-n-Shoot at Gramma's 80th Birthday Bash
Review by huntzinger
March, 09 2005
Pros: If you want a lightweight & effective 300mm lens, this is a great choice.
Cons: Some reports of incompatibility with the 10D digital body.
Review by soupcraze
January, 26 2008
Pros: Light-Weight; Inexpensive; Smooth Zoom
Cons: Softness; Rotating Front Element; Cheap Build
Review by suemccartin
April, 07 2005
Pros: good zoom range, light
Cons: slooowwwww (high max aperature), no IS system.
Review by rfman
July, 17 2006
Pros: Excellent macro performance, very sharp, lightweight, inexpensive.
Cons: Not weatherproofed. Maximal aperture is not extremely fast.