This is the kit lens for the Canon 5D Mk. II, and it is worth the added cost if you buying that camera and don't already have a comparable zoom lens (e.g. the Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8 L USM). This is an excellent general purpose lens. In comparison to the EF 24-70, it is obviously going to suffer a...Read the full review →
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Just a note on the zoom mechanism design: This lens comes with a stubby designed-for-24mm lens hood which isn’t very useful for anything but….24mm. While Canon's 24-70 reverse-extends, making efficient use of a deep lens hood which attaches to the outer barrel, the 24-105 uses a traditional zoom...Read the full review →
Great lens! I leave it on the camera most of the time. It's a great walkabout lens.Read the full review →
I just moved over to full-frame and got this lens as the kit lens on the Canon 5D MII, it is the most versatile lens I have found so far. The bokeh quality and overall speed of the lens is quite good. Doesn't compare to a 1.8 lens of course but I have to say for a zoom lens I was quite...Read the full review →
The best walk around lens. A great story telling lens too. With ample light you get very very sharp images throughout the zoom range. A must own lens.Read the full review →
This is my first L-series lens from Canon and I couldn't be happier. Well, maybe if it was a 2.8! But it rarely comes off my 7D now. I pretty much use it for everything.Read the full review →
Awesome lens. Very useful for general use. Can be a bit heavy for long trips but the quality is worth the weight. I use this lens 90% of the time.Read the full review →