The first sample images of Canon EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens have been leaked online. Take a look! Canon announced three new lenses along with the Canon EOS 7D Mark II DSLR camera: EF 400mm f/4 DO IS II USM, EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM and EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Pancake. The EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM provides full-frame Canon users with a cheaper alternative to the 24-105mm f/4L. The new EF 24–105mm f/3.5–5.6 IS STM Lens is priced at $599 and it will be released in November.
Canon EF 24–105mm f/3.5–5.6 IS STM Lens Features
- The first standard zoom EF lens for full frame sensor cameras to include a lead screw-type stepping motor (STM).
- The focusing mechanism employs an inner focus lens, a stepping motor and lead screw to support the Canon EOS Movie Servo AF function and provide smooth and quiet continuous AF during video recording, as well as when shooting photos.
- Optical Image Stabilizer provides up to four shutter speed stops of correction*.
- New 7-group zoom optics allows for a conveniently compact design and outstanding optical performance.
- Two aspheric lenses plus a UD lens combine to provide high-quality results for both still images and movies.
- Circular aperture (7 blades) delivers beautiful, soft backgrounds.
- Optimized lens placement and coatings deliver exceptional color balance, while minimizing ghosting and flare.
- Inner focusing system, high-speed CPU and improved AF algorithm allow high-speed autofocus.
- Full-time manual focus allows manual focus adjustment while in AF Mode.
See the sample images below: