Excerpt: I love this lens so much. Renting the f2.8L version this last weekend made me appreciate it so much more. The best reason why this 15+ year-old lens is still in production is because it's an absolute amazing performer and equal value.
Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Strong Construction
Excerpt: I've only owned this lens for a few weeks but the pictures are exceptional! This lens is the equal to my 24-105L lens in image quality and that's say alot. For the price of $ the lens is an awesome value.
Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh, Rugged, Strong Construction
Excerpt: This lens works great for action photos like kids sports. I haven't had a chance too use it for landscape or general shots yet but I am planning to take it on vacation this summer and use it a lot. Very sharp images but their is a little bit of weight to it but not bad.
Excerpt: Fifteen years ago I bought my first 70-200mm f4, recently I decided to exchange for a new one. All of these fifteen years this lens gave me beautiful and beautiful pictures. No complaints... Don't think twice, high quality lens, buy this lens with confidence.
Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh, Strong Construction
Excerpt: I read most of the reviews before purchasing this lens. It is the first L series lens I have owned. When I tested it out I used the same camera with two similar focal length lenses, one being this lens, and then pulled them up in Photoshop to see the difference in depth, sharpness and clarity and...
Pros: Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Nice Bokeh, Strong Construction