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

Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM
$100 - $999
24-105 mm
autofocus 4.4x zoom lens
f/4
fixed aperture
  • Canon L Series Professional
  • Canon IS Image stabilized
  • Canon USM Built-in focus motor

reviewswhat are people saying

"This is a great universal lens. the color is good and the quality is crisp- just what you would expect from a canon lens."

bhphotovideo.com

"The optics are everything that I had expected and more."

bhphotovideo.com

"Its only downfall that I have noticed so far is that it is slow, its only a F4, but thats to be expected."

bhphotovideo.com

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

This lens is compatible with Full frame cameras such as the Canon 5D Mark IV, Canon EOS-1D X Mark II and Canon 5DS.

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
73.7 - 19.5°
horizontal angle of view
24-105mm
35mm equivalent focal length

APS-C (1.6x crop factor)

This lens is compatible with APS-C (1.6x crop factor) cameras such as the Canon Rebel T6, Canon T6i and Canon EOS 80D.

Canon EOS Rebel T6
49.8 - 12.1°
horizontal angle of view
38.5-169.5mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Image stabilization More advanced image stabilization Help
Canon IS
Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
24 mm
Fixed aperture Fixed aperture Help
The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$99.50
Zoom range Above average zoom range Help
4.4x

Cons

The Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/4
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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24 mm
Max focal length
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105 mm
Zoom range
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4.4x
above average above average
Magnification
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1:4.3 (0.2)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/4
below average below average
Wide minimum
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f/22
Tele maximum
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f/4
Tele minimum
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f/22

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Canon USM
Image stabilization
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Canon IS
unique unique
Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Canon EF (Full-frame)
Length
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107 mm
Diameter
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84 mm
Filter size
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77 mm
Weight
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0.7 kg

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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73.7°
Telephoto horizontal
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19.5°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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53.1°
Telephoto vertical
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13°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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84.1°
Telephoto diagonal
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23.3°
above average above average

Angle of view (On Canon EF-S APS-C 1.5x crop cameras)

Wide horizontal
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52.4°
Telephoto horizontal
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12.8°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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36.4°
Telephoto vertical
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8.6°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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61.2°
Telephoto diagonal
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15.4°
above average above average

Competitors

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BQ (9:48 PM, January 30, 2013)
some test footage from canon 5d 24-105mm f.4 IS USM lens
http://youtu.be/flIzji0um3w
http://youtu.be/vyv9EUvwaUM
http://youtu.be/rIVdohf4OVM
 
Barry Robinson (7:59 AM, September 22, 2012)
I can find it for £616
 
Avatar for Éric Senterre Éric Senterre (1:39 PM, November 02, 2011)
I'll take 10 of them at that price! :-D
 
Guest (7:59 AM, September 25, 2011)
I love the price. *wrong price
 
Jad (6:06 AM, September 15, 2011)
wrong price. the real price is 10x this.
 
Avatar for Michael Kipper Michael Kipper (2:01 AM, September 08, 2011)
Umm... If you can find this lens for $167.51, I'd like one, please :)