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Canon TS-E 17mm f/4L
9.4 out of 10

Canon TS-E 17mm f/4L

The widest tilt-shift lens in Canon's lineup, the new TS-E 17mm Read more

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Overall 10
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Originally I did not want this lens, because anything ...

Michael Baxter, Amazon
6 April 2015
  • Summary: Originally I did not want this lens, because anything wider than 21mm makes a space look rather cavernous. After using it on many shoots however, I've found it exceptional for use in tight spots. The clarity is exactly what I read about.
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Overall 10
10

Great lens!!

Jerry H, Amazon
24 February 2015
  • Summary: I do real estate photography, I have the 24mm T/S, truly awesome, rented the 17mm T/S was blown away. Had to pick this up, I plan on using these lenses a long time, hence I bought this new. I looked for a while for a refurbished one from canon.
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Overall 10
10

Everything I hoped it would be and more

Jack Flash, B&H Photo
23 December 2014
  • Excerpt: Technically excellent, optically astounding and simply amazing. If you are an architectural photographer, you already know that you need this. If you are a landscape photographer and are tired of shooting towards the sky at a 45 degree angle and watching all the trees vertically converge towards the...
  • Pros: Great features, Optical Excellence
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Overall 10
10

Great Lens but be careful.

Chris, B&H Photo
15 December 2014
  • Excerpt: I use the lens for architectural and landscape work. The build quality is very impressive but be careful when you receive the lens. It comes with a larger size knob for the shift mechanism and instructions to install it in lieu of the one provided. Don't do it!
  • Pros: Elegant
  • Cons: Demands Care, Demands Careful Handling
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Overall 10
10

Great lens

serranophoto, B&H Photo
4 December 2014
  • Excerpt: I use this lens primarily for architecture photography and after renting it multiple times I decided it was time to have it in the camera bag all the time. The lens does distort a little but it is to be expected from a 17mm. Great to shoot in tight spaces.
  • Pros: Durable, Strong Construction
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Overall 10
10

SUPER!!! Canon 17 TS

photobymike, Canon
29 November 2014
  • Conclusion: I am a professional photographer in Seattle. I shoot interiors for both commercial and residential builders, architects, and interior designers. I also shoot many yacht interiors for builders, brokers, and dealers.
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Overall 10
10

Sharp lens and easy to use.

China Mary "China Mary", Amazon
10 November 2014
  • Summary: Lens is a lot of fun. Very sharp. Easy to use. I didn't read the manual. Don't forget your tripod. Manual focus. It's super expensive so you might want to rent it first. Perfect for architectural photography.
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Overall 10
10

Amazing

mahatma63, B&H Photo
21 September 2014
  • Excerpt: A unique lens, great for architecture shots, but also as a super wideangle (if not tilted or shifted). I use it both on a 5DMK3 and a Sony A7r with Metabones adapter IV and the results are definitely stunning. The front lens requires much care, don't forget it.
  • Pros: Durable, Rugged, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Difficult to Clean, Heavy
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Overall 10
10

Canon TS-E 17mm f/4L Tilt-Shift Lens

Oifla62, B&H Photo
9 August 2014
  • Excerpt: It's a perfect lens for landscaping, very happy to have it I strongly recommend to purchase it.
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Overall 10
10

One of the best lenses

Thib, Adorama
22 July 2014
  • Excerpt: Amazing lens, crispy sharp and a drem for architectural photographers. Only down size is the lack of threading...
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Nice Bokeh, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Heavy, No Threading, Slow Focus
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