TechRadar A-Z TelephotoTechRadar: The A to Z of Photography: Telephoto

Telephoto lenses have a double-edged reputation for dramatic and spectacular wildlife and sports photography as well as intrusive press coverage in the hands of the paparazzi. For amateur photographers and newcomers, telephotos open up exciting new possibilities, with the potential to capture subjects too far away or too timid or dangerous to approach directly.