How do you zoom and use telephoto using the canon xl2 camcorder?

Answer Zoom. It's the amount of times it can make something bigger like 2x or 5x, the higher the number the more it can zoom in.There are 2 types of Zoom: Optical and Digital.Optical Zoom is more importan... Read More »

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Canon - EF 70-200mm f/2.8L USM Telephoto Zoom Lens-will this fit on my 60d and t1i?

Yes... but since you're asking this question you're not experienced enough to warrant the purchase of a $1,000 piece of glass. You'd be better off with a 55-250 IS or a 70-300 IS.

What is the difference between optical zoom and digital zoom when using a camcorder?

Optical and digital zoom Optical zoom is the change created by focusing lenses to see further away or closer.Digital zoom is a change in the size of the digital optical reader surface used to read... Read More »

Difference Between Telephoto & Zoom Lenses?

Most digital cameras these days come with a zoom lens of some kind, a lens that can go from seeing the whole scene to "zooming in" on a person's face or a specific detail. Professional cameras offe... Read More »

Slandered Zoom vs Wide-Angle/Telephoto Lenses?

Generally speaking prime lenses are better because there are less moving elements. However, when you compare the cheap 50mm f/1.8 to Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 the zoom wins hands down. The only thing... Read More »