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|08-30-2012 04:05 PM|
Most people hate 77mm filter size but I love it because all my filters are 77mm and I can use them on this lens without stepup rings.
|08-30-2012 11:24 AM|
|skiumah||Lost somewhere in this discussion is that the 24-105L is built much better than non-L lenses in the same focal length category (e.g., 28-135). This is my main walkaround lens for my 20D.|
|08-30-2012 11:16 AM|
|08-30-2012 10:01 AM|
|avatar13||I have both lenses, both are excellent but for crops i think the 17-55 is a better buy (for my uses anyway). I found that I often needed wider field of view so the 27-88mm effective view on a crop body for the 17-55 was a more usable range. If i needed a longer reach I would use my 100MM macro or my 70-200mm lens. But for walk around I found I used wider view much more frequently. The 17-55 is sharp even wide open however the only drawback IMO is that it attracts dust even with a filter it still seems to suck in dust but they don't appear in photos. I keep it in a camera bag when not in use.|
|08-30-2012 09:38 AM|
EF-S 17-55 f/2.8 IS USM: Max. Diameter x Length, Weight 3.3 in. x 4.4 in., 22.8 oz.
Pretty much a toss up as far as size and weight. 17-55 is 0.2 in longer and 0.8 oz lighter.
|08-30-2012 07:48 AM|
I used this lens at longer focal lengths and I did not notice any issues.
What shutter speed was used?
LOnger focal lengths need steady hands, faster shutter seed or tripod combined with IS .
|08-29-2012 03:22 PM|
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|08-29-2012 12:53 PM|
eBay.com Primary Deal: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Autofocus Lens $799.99
eBay.com Primary Deal: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Autofocus Lens
Ebay Daily Deal: 799.99
|08-29-2012 12:45 PM|
|08-29-2012 12:23 PM|
Doesn't really change the deal to me; it's still $150 cheaper than the authorized versions, and cheaper than the refurb versions go for as well. It just makes it slightly riskier if something goes wrong in the first year
|08-29-2012 12:18 PM|
How long until we stop calling these daily deals? This has been popping up at least 3-4 times in the last few weeks.
|08-29-2012 12:15 PM|
|feedmeister||I've seen this for sale at $799 so often that I wouldn't consider this a deal anymore, really. This is more like an everyday good price, but not a SD as many would tend to believe.|
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