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Quality


I use this mainly for landscape photography and i am very pleased with the results.

Positive Review

The optical quality is superb and you get the option of opening up to f/1.

Positive Review

I'll have to use it on a few jobs before that's final, but the quality of canon's l line is not something i ever doubt.

Neutral Review

Over the last two weeks, i’ve had to do some product photography for some watch companies and am well pleased with the results.

Neutral Review

Price


The more i thought about it, i realized that the hefty 70d + ef 24mm f/1.

Positive Review

It is definitely a great prime lens and if you can afford the price, buy it and you will not regret.

Positive Review

Shipping


The shipping was so fast i was completely surprised when it showed up.

Positive Review

Sure, it's a wide-wide, no zoom - but the creative possibilities opened up by the extraordinarily fast 1.

Neutral Review

Maybe not quite as fast as my 70-200, but then, i'm shooting at f/1.

Neutral Review

Packaging/appearance


4 on the 5d3, without af adjustments, performs lovely.

Positive Review

I guess a battery holder will help balance it at least on the 60d.

Neutral Review

I don't have the luxury of af microadjsutment on the 60d though, so that would need to be sent in.

Neutral Review

Competitiveness


The lens takes a 77mm filter and i would recommend getting a uv filter to use as a lens protector.

Positive Review

I find that the af is better than many competitors in low light conditions.

Positive Review

No lens is absolutely perfect, so a 5-star rating should not be taken as an unconditional endorsement.

Negative Review

If you are pro it pays to do a little science to get the edge over your competition -- right?

Neutral Review

But seeing that it works for most occasions, i feel the 24mm is not only an excellent wide-angle lens, but also a worthy compet...  Read More

Neutral Review
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    wide, quality, good, great and ii.
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  • This product had a total of 98 reviews as of our last analysis date on Dec 5 2020.
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The fastest wide angle lens there is; Superbly sharp and superbly creamy Bokeh... What more could you possibly ask for :)

Least positive reviewquestion

If you need a wide prime and shoot Canon...and....you want the very best.....this is your lens. Great for street photography.

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Generally, I have been very impressed with this lens.I have had the 16-35mm ii and 24-105mm as well, all well-regarded lenses. ...  Read More


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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I also thought the lens hood was included, and the seller kindly refunded me the corresponding fair value.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I ordered one of these babies, worried about the reviews saying that it had a soft focus.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    After receiving the lens, i tested it extensively and found some serious front focusing and back focusing issues.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    My 50mm was simply not wide enough to capture a lot of the getting ready action.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I back up as far as i can, but just can't get the full scene with a 50mm lens.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I returned the defective lens and got a new one.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I find the image quality to be worth the pricetag, as this is the storytelling lens to own, if you are a documentary style photog.

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