The Canon RF 24-105mm f/2.8 L IS USM Z is here. It is quite possibly one of the most impressive lenses ever seen, being the first full frame lens to ever offer an f/2.8 constant aperture in tandem with a 24-105mm focal length range. Can it offer the sort of performance and image quality needed to back up those impressive specs? This great video takes a first look at what you can expect.
Coming to you from Park Cameras, this excellent video takes a first look at the new Canon RF 24-105mm f/2.8 L IS USM Z lens. Along with those marquee specs, the 24-105mm f/2.8 comes with a nice range of features, including:
- Constant length while zooming
- Manual aperture ring for video work
- Minimum Focusing Distance: 1.48 ft (0.45 m)
- Maximum Magnification: .08x at 24mm, .29x at 105mm
- 23 elements in 18 groups
- 4 UD elements, 3 aspherical elements
- Super Spectra Coating, Air Sphere Coating, and Fluorine coatings
- 11 aperture blades
- 5.5 stops of image stabilization (up to 8 stops in tandem with in-body stabilization)
- Two Nano USM focus motors
- Full-time manual focusing capabilities
Altogether, the RF 24-105mm f/2.8 L IS USM Z looks mightily impressive. Check out the video above for the full rundown.