Canon is working on the popular standard zoom lens EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM replacement. The latest rumor is that the Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L III USM lens will be announced at the Photokina 2018 event.
As you know, Canon has two choices in the standard zoom range of 24-70mm with bright aperture. One is image stabilization and the other is not.
Both models are ideal for all cameras of the EOS family and 24mm wide for ideal landscape photography, 70mm f/2.8 aperture ideal for portrait photographs. The model that has the gossip is about the EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM lens which does not have the IS feature, ie a possible EF 24-70mm f/2.8L III USM lens.
Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM Lens Replacement to be announced at Photokina 2018
One of the most popular focal length range among photographers is probably the 24-70mm focal length. This has became a standard in zoom lenses and it is usually found with a constant maximum aperture of f/2.8.
When we considered the previous reports, Canon was expected to make two new professional lens announcements under the Photokina 2018 event. It is certain that one of them will be the replacement of the EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM.
When we look at the third series of Canon EF lenses, we can see that Canon already announced EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM lens ($300 off) and EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS III USM lens ($2,099) lenses. In addition to wide angle and telephoto zoom options, we can now say that the Canon photographers will meet the EF 24-70mm f/2.8L III USM lens at Photokina 2018.
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