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16-35 II vs. 24-70 II
« on: November 10, 2012, 01:43:49 PM »
Has anybody compared these 2 lenses at 24-35 yet?
5D3, 8-15 f/4 L, 24L II, 35 f/2 IS, 24-70 f/2.8 II L, 50 f/1.4, 70-200 f/4 IS L, 85 f/1.8, 90 TS-E, 100 f/2.8 L, 135 f/2 L 600EX-RT x2, CS6, LR5

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16-35 II vs. 24-70 II
« on: November 10, 2012, 01:43:49 PM »

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Re: 16-35 II vs. 24-70 II
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2012, 02:56:02 PM »
I haven't, but as a happy owner of a 16-35mmv2 i'd eat my hat if the 24-70 didn't give it a sound beating. I consider a 24-70mm f2.8 a much less extreme design, coupled with the much higher price point and a handful or years newer design, i can't imagine anything less.

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Re: 16-35 II vs. 24-70 II
« Reply #2 on: November 10, 2012, 03:00:35 PM »
Has anybody compared these 2 lenses at 24-35 yet?

16-35 II is no where near 24-70 II from f2.8 to f5.6 - over all range. Can't wait for Canon next WA, similar or better to Nikon 14-24. Sorry to say that 16-35 II is not "De Lens" for Canon.
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Bodies: 1DX -- 5D III
Zooms: 16-35L f4 IS -- 24-70L II -- 70-200L f2.8 IS II
Primes: 40mm -- 85L II -- 135L -- 200L f2 IS -- 400L f2.8 IS II

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Re: 16-35 II vs. 24-70 II
« Reply #2 on: November 10, 2012, 03:00:35 PM »