The all-purpose Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM lens is a fast aperture zoom suitable for all areas of photography, which features an optical system that includes 2 ultra-low dispersion (UD) and super UD aspheric elements to minimise colour aberration and ensure exceptional sharpness. f/2.8 aperture and USM (Ultrasonic Motor) allows for fast, low light shooting and near-silent focusing.
Key Features: Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8 L II USM Lens
Compatibility With its Canon EF mount, this lens is compatible with both full-frame cameras such as the 5D MK III, and cropped (APS-C) sensor cameras such as the 1300D. Optical Design The next-generation optics feature ultra-low dispersion (UD) and super UD elements for exceptional sharpness. Aspherical lens elements combat chromatic aberration. Fast Maximum Aperture The fast f/2.8 maximum aperture is perfect for low-light shooting and control over depth of field. L-series Build Quality The lens is sealed against dust and moisture, and its tough construction protects against knocks and bumps Ultrasonic AF The USM (Ultra-Sonic Motor) allows for fast, near-silent focusing with full-time manual override. Lens Construction With a minimum focus distance of 0.38m, this lens has a nine-bladed circular aperture diaphragm for smooth natural bokeh.
Aperture Blades 9 Autofocus Motor USM Colour Black Filter Thread Size (mm) 82 Focal Length – Tele (mm) 70 Focal Length – Wide (mm) 24 Focal Mechanism AF Hood Model EW-88C Included Accessories Lens cap, Lens hood, Lens case, Rear lens cap Lens Mount Canon EF Lens Type Standard Zoom Manual Focus Switching Yes Maximum Aperture – Tele 2.8 Maximum Aperture – Wide 2.8 Minimum Aperture 22 Number of Lens Elements 18 Number of Lens Groups 13 Sensor Format Full Frame Size (mm) (D x L) 88.5 x 113 mm Weight (g) 805 Angle of view (degrees) 74-19 degrees MF switch Yes Minimum Focus Distance (m) 0.38