differences

Reasons to consider the Canon EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM

More magnification 1:1.4 (0.7) vs 1:4.3 (0.2)
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Take macro shots with subjects more than 3x larger in your photo
Slightly shorter 93 mm vs 107 mm
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More than 10% shorter
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Reasons to consider the Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM

More zoom 4.4x vs 2.9x
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More than 50% more zoom, giving you more flexibility for photos
Slightly better telephoto 105 mm vs 70 mm
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50% more reach, less perspective distortion
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similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Image stabilization Very good image stabilization Help
Canon IS
Fixed aperture Constant aperture lenses Help
The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use
Prime lens Both are zoom lenses Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Aperture Very narrow widest aperture size Help
f/4

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Wide minimum Wide aperture Help
f/22

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

competitors

Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Competitors

Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Travel lens

$495 - $699

Zoom range Much more zoom
Max focal length Better telephoto
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Travel lens

$280 - $400

Zoom range More zoom
Aperture Wider aperture
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Low light lens

$60

Prime lens Is a prime lens
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Image stabilization No image stabilization

Canon EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM Competitors

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Macro lens

$729 - $749

Prime lens Is a prime lens
Wide minimum Significantly narrower aperture
Min focal length Worse wide angle
Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM

Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM

Wide angle lens

$799

Aperture Wider aperture
Zoom range Slightly more zoom
Magnification Less magnification
Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM

Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM

Travel lens

$570 - $799

Zoom range More zoom
Aperture Wider aperture
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture

discussion Which do you think is better?

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