The first sample images of Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Pancake Lens have been leaked online. Take a look! Canon announced three new lenses along with the Canon EOS 7D Mark II: 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 new EF-S 24mm f/2.8 is Canon’s slimmest and lightest EF-S lens up to now. The EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Lens is priced at $149.00 and it will be released in November.
Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Pancake Lens Features
- Wide-angle lens for Canon APS-C cameras (equivalent to 38mm on a full-frame camera) offers an ultra-slim and lightweight design.
- Slimmest and lightest lens of the EF-S series (approx. lens width is 0.9 in, or slightly wider than a U.S. nickel).
- A stepping motor (STM) supports the Canon EOS Movie Servo AF function to provide smooth and quiet continuous AF during video recording, as well as when shooting photos.
- Delivers outstanding image quality and excellent low-light performance.
- Aspheric lens element helps you achieve a high level of image quality from the center to the periphery.
- Optimized lens arrangement and coating helps minimize ghosting and flare.
- Circular aperture (7 blades) delivers beautiful, soft backgrounds.
- Aperture mechanism uses micro-stepping drive control for quieter drive.
- Full-time manual focus allows manual focus adjustment while in One Shot AF Mode.
- Minimum focusing distance of 0.5 ft./0.16 m; maximum magnification of x0.27.
See the sample images below: