Tuesday, 7 February 2012

Canon News: Updated 24-70 f/2.8L launched

Hot on the heels of the Tamron news, Canon have at last released the much anticipated update to their 24-70 L lens, the Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM:



  • Versatile 24-70mm zoom range.
  • All-new optical design.
  • Ultra-low dispersion (UD) and super UD elements.
  • Fast f/2.8 max. aperture.
  • 0.38m close focus
  • Sealed against dust and moisture.
  • Fast, quiet autofocus.
  • Manual-focus override.
  • Nine-bladed circular aperture
It does not have image stabilisation.

More details here.