overview Telephoto lenses

Telephoto lenses Telephoto lenses
500 mm

The larger the maximum focal length, the more you can zoom in. Large focal lengths are great for taking close ups of distant subjects, for example animals on safari.

Learn more about telephoto lenses.

Compared To Compared to recent compacts

Out of 4 recent compacts, only 1 has (significantly) better telephoto lenses than the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS.

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS
500 mm
Best
625 mm
Average
140 mm
Min
70 mm