Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM

Announced Sep 29, 2002 •
Zoom lens | Canon EF
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Announced Sep 29, 2002
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Manufacturer description: This new lens does what many pros thought couldn't be done - replace the previous L-series 28-70 f/2.8 lens with something even better. Extended coverage to an ultra-wide-angle 24mm makes it ideal for digital as well as film shooters, and the optics are even better than before with two Aspherical elements and a totally new UD glass element. It's now sealed and gasketed against dust and moisture, and a new processing unit makes the AF faster than ever.

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Article, Sep 29, 2002
Quick specs
Lens type Zoom lens
Focal length 24–70 mm
Image stab. No
Lens mount Canon EF
Max aperture F2.8
Min aperture F22.0
Min focus 0.38 m (14.96)
Max magnification 0.29×
Weight 950 g (2.09 lb)
Length 124 mm (4.86)

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