differences

Reasons to consider the Tokina 17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Canon EF

Slightly cheaper $449.00 vs $649.95
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The best price we've seen is $201 cheaper (more than 30% less)
Tokina 17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Canon EF Learn more about
the Tokina 17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Canon EF

Reasons to consider the Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM

Slightly smaller diameter 84 mm vs 89 mm
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Around 10% smaller lens at the end
Slightly lighter 475 g vs 0.6 kg
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More than 20% lighter
Slightly more zoom 2.4x vs 2.1x
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More than 10% more zoom, giving you more flexibility for photos
Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM Learn more about
the Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
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
Max focal length Poor telephoto Help
17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Canon EF35 mm
EF 17-40mm f/4L USM40 mm

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Wide minimum Wide aperture Help
f/22
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

competitors

Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM Competitors

Canon EF 14mm f/2.8L II USM

Canon EF 14mm f/2.8L II USM

Fisheye lens

$2,099

Fisheye Fisheye lens
Prime lens Is a prime lens
Lowest price More expensive
Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM

Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM

Wide angle lens

$1,449

Aperture Wider aperture
Lowest price More expensive
Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM

Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM

Wide angle lens

$169 - $1,130

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Diameter Smaller diameter
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture

Tokina 17-35mm f/4 Pro FX Canon EF Competitors

Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Canon EF

Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Canon EF

Wide angle lens

$370 - $399

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Wider aperture
Sigma 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 DG HSM II

Sigma 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 DG HSM II

Wide angle lens

$949

Diameter Slightly smaller diameter
Wide minimum Much wider aperture
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

$520 - $799

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Zoom range Significantly more zoom
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture

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