Canon expands the range of full frame lenses dedicated to its mirrorless cameras. His new model, the Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM , is one of the most universal glasses – and this is due to the long focal length range.
Canon EOS R and Canon EOS RP are the first full frame cameras from Canon's stable. The manufacturer is just starting to grow in the EOS RF fastening system. Fortunately, this system has just been enriched with new glass and it's not just as, because with a 10x zoom.
Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM – key features
- Wide range of focal lengths 24-240 mm
- 5-step, dynamic image stabilization
- Aspheric and ultra-dispersive lens elements with Super Spectra Coating
- Round, seven-leaf aperture F4-6.3
- AF Nano USM system
- Focus / Control Ring
- Installed DLO profile and electronic correction of distortions
Universal lens for Canon EOS R
Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM weighs only 750 grams, which is a good result for such a long focal length. Thanks to the 10x zoom, the new lens is also versatile, and the aperture f / 4-6.3 may not be the brightest, but in many situations it works well. The 24 mm focal length is ideal for group photos and landscape photography (including urban landscape), while the focal length of 240 mm is useful in sports photography and mass events, as well as shooting wild animals and tight portraits.Thanks to the focus and zoom rings (with lock option), the RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM provides precise control on every shot . In turn, reducing the distance between the rear lens and the body, allowed the designers to design a lens that maximizes image quality and allows photographers to further utilize the potential of full-frame EOS R and EOS RP corps.
Precise stabilization and fast sharpening
RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS The USM is the first lens for full-frame Canon mirrorless cameras, equipped with 5-speed, dynamic image stabilization , which provides photographers with incredible comfort when taking photos from the hand – even at very slow shutter speeds.With the Nano USM autofocus , which combines the advantages of STM and ring USM – with Dual Pixel CMOS AF covering almost the entire frame (88% horizontally and 100% vertically) – the new lens works extremely fast, quiet and smoothly during filming, which is important for people thinking about buying a camera for film applications.
Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM – price and availability
In the official press release, the producer does not give as yet, how much the new lens will cost, or when it will go to the stores. However, you can expect it to happen this year.