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Canon EOS 24-70mm f/2.8 II USM Lens, a Professional’s Choice for Quality Imaging. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

February 25, 2013

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Canon EOS 24-70mm f/2.8 II USM Lens, a Professional’s Choice for Quality Imaging.

Meeting the ever-increasing demands on image quality that digital photography brings, the redesigned EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM is the latest update to (designated by “II” on the lens) the acclaimed L-Series of EF optics, re-establishing a new standard for superb optics, high-end durable construction and performance in professional zoom lenses. A standard focal length zoom lens, it features a large aperture throughout its focal length.

Featuring the latest advances in optical lens design, it utilizes 1 Super UD lens element and 2 UD lens elements that help minimize chromatic aberration in the periphery at wide-angle as well as reduced color blurring around the edges of the subject. In addition, 2 types of aspherical lenses are combined to help reduce spherical aberration over the entire image area as well as through the full zoom range. Optimized lens coatings also help ensure exceptional color balance while minimizing ghosting. The lens is also equipped with a circular 9-blade diaphragm for beautiful, soft backgrounds. A ring-type USM and high-speed CPU with optimized AF algorithms enable silent and fast autofocusing.

Built for the rigors of professional use as well as to meet the increased number of shots available with digital photography, it’s constructed with improved dust sealing and water resistance while fluorine coatings on the front and rear lens surfaces help reduce soiling, smears and fingerprints. A zoom lock lever locks the zoom position at the wide end for safe transporting while attached to an EOS DSLR camera over the shoulder.

The Canon 24-70mm is commonly used for Landscape/scenery, Low light, Weddings and more.The Canon 24-70mm is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Professional and Semi-pro photographers among others. The Canon 24-70mm is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Canon 24-70mm: Fast, accurate auto-focus. Canon 24-70mm Features:

+ Large aperture L-Series standard zoom lens that combines high imagequality and enhanced durability.

+ New optical design utilizes 1 Super UD lens element and 2 UD lenselements to minimize chromatic aberration in the outer area at wide-angle; as well as eliminates color blurring around the edges of thesubject, for images with high resolution and contrast.

+ Combines 2 types of aspherical lenses to reduce spherical aberration,and achievehigh image quality across the entire screen area andthroughout the full zoom range.

+ Highly resistant to dust and water, enabling shooting even in harsh andrigorous conditions.

+ Circular diaphragm (9 blades) delivers beautiful, soft backgrounds.

+ Ring USM, high-speed CPU, and optimized AF algorithms for fast autofocusing.

+ Optimized lens coatings ensure exceptional color balance whileminimizing ghosting.

+ Fluorine coating on front and rear lens surfaces reduces smears andfingerprints.

+ Zoom lock lever locks the zoom position at the wide end for safetransporting.


Product Name: Canon EOS 24-70mm f/2.8 II USM Lens. Author: JimW.

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Star Rating by Jimmy

Suggested Retail Price: $ 2,200.



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