Canon 16-35mm f/2.8 EF L USM II
Introduced in April 2007. Constant f/2.8 aperture. Some regard this as a significant improvement on Mark I, others think it just a small improvement.
Rating: Ed: -, User: - (normalized, 0=useless, 50=average, 100=excellent).
Mount: Canon EF.
Aperture range: f/2.8 to f/22.
Optical zoom: 2.2x.
Close focus distance (CFD): 28 cm / 0.92 ft (from sensor plane).
CFD magnification: 1:4.5 / 0.22X.
Focus: AF (built-in, ring-type).
Filter diameter: 82 mm.
Approximate street price: USD 1520 (new, w/o tax).
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- 16-9.net (vs. Leica 19 mm f/2.8 & Olympus 18 mm f/3.5)
- PhotoZone.de (@ FX)
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