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Looking EOS Digital Rebel XT. We are going to Africa and I

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Looking for options for lens for my EOS Digital Rebel XT. We are going to Africa and I want close up pictures
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Russell A. replied 4 months ago.

Hi,

The EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 is the best option. Anything bigger is limited and cumbersome. There are a number of brands to choose, all good, I prefer Tamron. Please see the links below

https://www.amazon.com/Canon-75-300mm-4-5-6-Telephoto-Cameras/dp/B00004THD0

https://www.amazon.com/70-300mm-Telephoto-Complimentary-Accessory-Extended/dp/B003VRJ348

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/tamron-70-300mm-f-4-5-6-di-telephoto-zoom-lens-for-canon-black/7943069.p?id=1152228560751&skuId=7943069&ref=212&loc=1&ksid=baed4fc8-aaa6-4f48-bb9f-b0857176393c&ksprof_id=14&ksaffcode=pg59382&ksdevice=c

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