Canon 24-70mm f/2.8L IS Lens Patent

by on July 10, 2012

in Canon

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A recent patent publication shows Canon has been looking into adding image stabilization to a 24-70mm f/2.8 lens.  Given the recent announcement of the EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM lens (which still isn’t available), however, this doesn’t bode well for an IS version anytime soon.

Of course, there’s a Tamron lens that fills this void though

[via Photo Rumors]

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1 Dabs July 13, 2012 at 8:03 am

If the Tamron lenses is stated at $1299.00 What do you think the Canon will cost. The Tamron is getting good reviews.. Dabs….

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