Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM

EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM

Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM

The professional’s standard zoom lens.

A professional-quality standard zoom that offers superlative image quality and a fast f/2.8 maximum aperture throughout its zoom range. The perfect companion to any full-frame EOS camera.

Benefits

  • 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.

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Detailed Features

Next-generation optical design

The EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM delivers superb image quality throughout its zoom range, thanks to aspherical lens elements and ultra-low dispersion (UD) and super UD glass. Redesigned optics ensure sharpness is maximised across the frame.

Versatile 24-70mm zoom range

The ideal companion for any full-frame EOS camera. Perfect for applications ranging from landscape and travel photography to portraiture and photojournalism.

Shoot in low light conditions

A fast f/2.8 maximum aperture is maintained throughout the zoom range, enabling hand-held low-light shooting in a variety of situations.

L-series build quality

The EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM is robust enough for daily professional use. Weather sealing protects against dust and moisture, while a fluorine-coated front and rear elements are easy to clean.

USM autofocus

Aring-type ultrasonic AF motor achieves focus quickly, quietly and accurately. Full-time manual override is available, making it possible to adjust focus without changing focus modes.

Close focusing

A 0.38m closest-focus distance adds to the versatility of the EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM, providing a maximum magnification of 0.21x.

Beautiful background blur

A nine-bladed circular aperture provides superb bokeh, ideal for portraiture.

Area of use

A versatile standard zoom lens for any professional photographer.

Product Specification

OPTICAL FEATURES/SPECIFICATIONS

Angle of view (horzntl, vertl, diagnl) 74° - 29°. 53° - 19°30', 84° - 34°
Lens construction (elements/groups) 18/13
No. of diaphragm blades 9
Minimum aperture 22
Closest focussing distance (m) 0.38(Macro)
Maximum magnification (x) 0.21(at 70mm)
Distance Information Provided
AF actuator Ring USM¹

PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Dust/moisture resistance Yes¹
Filter diameter (mm) 82
Max. diameter x length (mm) 88.5 x 113
Weight (g) 805

ACCESSORIES

Lens Cap E-82U / E-82II
Lens hood EW-88C
Lens case/pouch LP1219
Magnification Extension Tube EF12 II 0.63-0.18
Magnification Extension Tube EF25 II 0.74-0.41 5
Extender Compatiblity Not compatible
AF actuator ¹ Full time Manual focus
Dust/moisture resistance ¹ Lenses with dust/moisture resistance are fitted with a rubber ring on the lens mount which may cause sligth abrasion of the camera mount. This in no way effects either the lens or camera performance.

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