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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #15 on: April 01, 2013, 04:11:29 AM »
Had me going until I saw the box reads "lens hood included".  Canon would sell that separately.

With 'L' lenses they're usually included ;)
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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #15 on: April 01, 2013, 04:11:29 AM »

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #16 on: April 01, 2013, 04:43:03 AM »
Pretty small box for what would be a huge lens.

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #17 on: April 01, 2013, 05:46:19 AM »
New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM  ::)
Some specs:
Built on Canon DO-technology from 70-300mm DO and 400mm DO, with 7 fluoride elements
Length: 485mm
Weight: 3780 gram

Box is too small.

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #18 on: April 01, 2013, 05:46:54 AM »
U just gotta assemble part of the lens urself, it keeps the price low!

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #19 on: April 01, 2013, 06:37:05 AM »
What is a fluoride element? Weight savings?
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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #20 on: April 01, 2013, 06:42:52 AM »
That's a good first of April L-for-LOL-Lens  ;D
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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #21 on: April 01, 2013, 06:47:19 AM »
What is a fluoride element? Weight savings?

Nah, Canon probably wants you to chew on the lens when not shooting to improve on your dental health!  :P
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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #21 on: April 01, 2013, 06:47:19 AM »

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #23 on: April 01, 2013, 06:52:40 AM »
New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM  ::)
Some specs:
Built on Canon DO-technology from 70-300mm DO and 400mm DO, with 7 fluoride elements
Length: 485mm
Weight: 3780 gram

Box is too small.

The super telephotos and f/2.8 300s come in flight cases, which are encased in a large box, quite different from the smaller lenses. A 600mm f/2.8 would have a 214mm (8.5") wide front objective.

Impressive.
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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #24 on: April 01, 2013, 07:06:40 AM »
What is a fluoride element? Weight savings?

Accepted by the American Dental Association as part of an effective tool to fight tooth decay.

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #25 on: April 01, 2013, 07:51:12 AM »
No IS????....  >:(

...anyway, can you post some samples please?  :D

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #26 on: April 01, 2013, 08:03:24 AM »
Nah, Canon probably wants you to chew on the lens when not shooting to improve on your dental health!  :P

After buying one of these 37.5x superzooms, I'll probably have nothing else to eat.

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #27 on: April 01, 2013, 08:05:52 AM »
Nah, Canon probably wants you to chew on the lens when not shooting to improve on your dental health!  :P

After buying one of these 37.5x superzooms, I'll probably have nothing else to eat.

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #27 on: April 01, 2013, 08:05:52 AM »

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #28 on: April 01, 2013, 08:08:53 AM »
New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM  ::)
Some specs:
Built on Canon DO-technology from 70-300mm DO and 400mm DO, with 7 fluoride elements
Length: 485mm
Weight: 3780 gram

Brilliant! Thank you for taking your time to make a great April Fools' Day post.

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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #29 on: April 01, 2013, 08:25:21 AM »
 8)
Of course it has the new Canon Quadruple IS-system and the best thing is the price: £ 2499,- uk pounds
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Re: New Canon L-lens: EF 16-600mm f2,8 L USM
« Reply #29 on: April 01, 2013, 08:25:21 AM »