Canon EF 35mm f/2 IS USM

Announced Nov 6, 2012 •
Wideangle prime lens | Canon EF

This lens replaced my 'original' non-IS 35mm.  It was a good lens, but the loud AF, crude MF, and optical quirks made me want for something better. This new lens is much larger, but does not feel the slightest bit big or heavy on a 6D.  It feels rock solid and looks fantastic.  The front element is HUGE. AF is fast and precise - there was more noise than I expected (compared to an STM lens), but nothing to worry about. MF plays over a long range, with a stiff (but precise) ring that feels ...

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