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Canon EF 24-105mm f4 IS USM - A great all rounder?

Advantages: Build quality. Compact. Weight. Optical quality. Image Stabilisation.
Disadvantages: Barrel distortion and Chromatic Aberration at 24mm

...I purchased this lens brand new to accompany my then new Canon EOS 5D around 18 months ago. I have to confess, I spent over two weeks prior to making my purchases deciding just which lens I should choose as my 'standard' zoom - this, or the also highly re ...

davecham 28.12.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF zoom lens - 24 mm - 105 mm F/4.0

Keep this Stanley knife in your tool box!

Advantages: Good all-rounder lens for APS and full frame bodies
Disadvantages: Extending zoom body and some barrel distortion at wide

...Overview ------------- I bought this lens to replace a EF 28-135mm IS USM lens. Build Quality ------------------ Typical high build quality of Canon L series lenses. The 24-105 does feature an extending barrel at the outer end but it does not rota ...

buyer991 06.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF zoom lens - 24 mm - 105 mm F/4.0

Great all-around lens - L quality from Canon

Advantages: great picture quality, quick focus, not that expensive for L lens
Disadvantages: none

Great lens; excellent Canon L (L = Luxury) quality! The zoom range is perfect for a carry-around lens; when travelling this is likely to be in front of your camera 90% of the time. Build quality is great, feels solid in your hands. Not the same of c ...

Wil99 27.11.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF zoom lens - 24 mm - 105 mm F/4.0

nifty fifty

Advantages: light , autofocus is fast and sharp
Disadvantages: made of plastic

...a keen photography enthusiast i have decided to take a plunge and upgrade my old Sony a200 system (that i couldn’t get on with) to a canon 7d – the first mistake i have made was buying expensive body and not having the funds to buy a decent lens. I ...

raija88 23.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF lens - 50 mm F/1.8

Cheap as chips but still flashy

Advantages: Cheap, lightweight, sharp pictures
Disadvantages: Noisy motor, lack of zoom

...Anyone who has an interest in photography using SLR’s and particularly Canon bodies should take a look at this prime 50mm lens. Extremely inexpensive for what it is, it delivers sharp images and does exactly what it says on the tin. The feel of the lens ...

carlz2001 03.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF lens - 50 mm F/1.8