The rumor mill for Canon has started to became hot as the company rumored to announce a new 24mm pancake lens along with the EOS 7D Mark II DSLR camera.
Even no aperture mentioned in the rumor, the addition to Canon’s line-up of EF lens could be named as “Canon EF 24mm f/2.8 STM“. This means it will provide a fixed focal length of 24mm and a possible bright f/2.8 maximum aperture allows photographers to shoot in low-lighting conditions.
The new EF 24mm f/2.8 will also be a good pancake lens for EOS bodies. In addition, new STM lenses, like the EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM, may also be announced and comes as a kit package for the EOS-7D Mark II body.
Canon’s New 24mm Pancake Lens Coming With the EOS 7D Mark II?
Canon EOS 7D Mark II digital SLR camera to be announced just before the Photokina 2014 in September. The announcement expected to bring several new products such as pancake and telephoto lenses.
Canon EOS 7D Mark II Specifications Roundup
Canon EOS 7D Mark II to feature a 20.2MP CMOS sensor, a fixed LCD with no touchscreen functionality, Dual-Pixel CMOS AF, Dual Digic 6 processors, 65 cross-type AF points with a dual cross on the center point, 10fps max burst speed, max ISO of 12800 expandable up to 25600 and 51200, Full HD 60fps video capability, lens electronic MF, the same metering sensor-assisted servo tracking (aka. iTR) as the 1D X, and no built-in WiFi.