overview Telephoto lenses

Telephoto lenses Telephoto lenses
360 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, 2 have (significantly) better telephoto lenses than the Canon Digital IXUS 1000 HS.

Canon Digital IXUS 1000 HS
360 mm
720 mm
720 mm
140 mm