B&H and Adorama have Tamron's new 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 lens up for preorder at $1,299.
B & H Photo
• Tamron's Gen 1 of this lens is on par with Canon's Mark II (based on dxomark rating).
• The cost for the G1 right now is the same after rebate
as the G2 with no rebate hassles.
• This updated version is $600 less than the Canon lens ($700 less than Nikon).
• Since BH and Adorama are authorized vendors, these lenses come with 6-year US warranty.
Lenses will begin shipping end of February