Excerpt: This lens represents a good compromise between the much larger / heavier 16-35 zoom and the 24-70 f2.8L lens I use most oft he time. It's not particularly sharp, has plenty of spher aberrations, but it's affordable and much easier to carry around.
Excerpt: First, the good news. This lens is built like a tank. That is not to say that it is heavy, but rather it is built to last. The lens has a sturdy feel to it and, let's face it, it looks really good mounted on your camera body! However, there is some bad news.
Pros: Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Rugged, Strong Construction
Excerpt: Am not sure I like this lens. It is plastic and does not have the typical L lens feel. Guess you get what you pay for. Have taken some okay shots but have not put this lens to the test yet, that's why the average rating
Excerpt: Good for panoramic shot and also for reportage. Filter tread allow you to use several filter,also good the possibility to use the rear gelatin filter holder.Most people consider f4 is not bright enought but for daylight pictures and night shot with tripod is excellent,also good in backlit,really few...
Pros: Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
Excerpt: This lens is very sharp in the center but not so much in the corners. Need to stop down to f11 to get the corners sharp. I was a little disappointed with a scratchy zoom ring. This was my first L and maybe my expectations were a little high.
Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Rugged, Strong Construction