Its solid construction, aspheric elements, and UD glass suggest that if thiswere full-frame, it would rate L-series status. Performance should be perfect for those photographers who like to work in low ambient light.
This digital-only, 27-88mm equivalent ($1,000, street) is a pro-caliber upgrade of Canon's popular 17-85mm amateur Image Stabilizer lens ($515, street). It has the hallmarks of Canon's professional, full-frame L-series (solid construction, aspheric elements, UD glass). But it couldn't be labeled "L" because it won't work on all EOS bodies.
|Range:||Wide Angle |
|Full-Time Manual Focus Override:||Yes|
|Minimum Focal Length:||17 mm|
|Maximum Focal Length:||55 mm|