Canon has simply launched the RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM lens, a extremely versatile, compact, 10x zoom lens for the EOS R mirrorless digital camera system.
The Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM will probably be out there from September 2019 priced at £899.99/€1059.99.
Canon UK Press Launch
United Kingdom, Republic of Eire, 09 July 2019 – Canon Europe, world chief in lens manufacturing, immediately expands its RF lens vary with the launch of the RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM – its latest lens for inventive fanatics beginning out on their journey with the EOS R System. Endorsed by famend Canon Ambassador and motion photographer Richard Walch, the compact lens presents large inventive scope with its 24-240mm 10x zoom vary that captures distinctive full-frame photos. Aimed toward these motivated by expressing creativity by images, significantly for the style of journey, this lens is very versatile – capturing all the things from wide-angle pictures to telephoto shut ups in gorgeous high quality.
Following the event announcement of six RF lenses in February and the lately launched RF 85mm F1.2L USM, the RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM is the second lens to be launched by Canon in 2019 and has the best zoom within the vary. All six RF lenses will supply unimaginable high quality and flexibility for these trying to get the right shot with the EOS R System.
Spectacular and inexpensive full-frame zoom
At 750g, the compact and transportable RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM has an unimaginable weight to focal size protection ratio. With its 10x zoom, number of focal lengths and variable f/4-6.three aperture, this lens is the best selection for inventive, fanatic photographers trying to obtain the best versatility potential from the EOS RP digital camera and RF lens system. Giving photographers expanded scope for creativity, the RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM’s 24mm huge angle focal size is right for group pictures, panorama and cityscape images; whereas the lens’s 240mm telephoto size is right for photographing mid-distance sports activities, occasions, wildlife and folks. With its diamond knurled focus/management ring and huge, lockable zoom ring with 100° rotation, the RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM offers customers instant, exact management to seize the attractive and attention-grabbing issues they see with one of the best shot potential. The massive diameter and quick again focus of the RF mount permits for the lens to be designed with giant rear components, maximising picture high quality and subsequently permitting photographers to specific their top of creativity.
Distinctive picture high quality with AF and stabilisation
With its five-stop picture stabilisation the RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM is the primary full-frame lens with Dynamic IS, offering photographers with unimaginable stability when hand-held – even at very low shutter speeds – permitting photographers to push their inventive boundaries. This key characteristic permits for the capturing of crystal-clear pictures in low gentle and secure films – the latter which has a 1/eight cease aperture management – excellent for these spontaneous photograph and video alternatives while on the transfer. With Nano USM autofocus, which mixes the advantages of STM and ring USM, throughout 88 per cent horizontal by 100 per cent vertical of the body with Twin Pixel CMOS AF – the lens is quick and quiet and easy in film, permitting photographers to realize high quality footage.
Deluxe appear and feel, completely matching the EOS R System
An excellent pairing with Canon’s lightest full body mirrorless digital camera – the EOS RP – the RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM offers inventive fanatics the complete advantages of the EOS R System with a local lens. The EOS R System, launched in September 2018, delivers unrivalled optical excellence, the world’s quickest autofocus and quicker communication between digital camera and lens, because of the newly designed RF mount. Quick efficiency, excellent ergonomics and superior, uncompromising, picture high quality stay on the coronary heart of the EOS R System and this lens is not any totally different.
Canon Ambassador and motion / sports activities photographer Richard Walch lately accomplished a 12-day voyage alongside the coast of Norway from Bergen to Kirkenes. In his equipment bag was a RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM.
On utilizing the lens, Walch stated: “I needed to take this lens on a journey to check its true capacity. My mission was to search out the counter perspective; land to water and water to land. With its nice versatility I needed this lens for these spur-of-the-moment captures alongside my travels. Norway’s magnificence is astounding – and when you end up in a spot of greatness resembling this you are feeling compelled to do the panorama justice with excellent imagery. This lens is the right journey lens and a great selection for photographers getting into the world of the EOS R System – it’s compact and light-weight, but doesn’t compromise on high quality. An excellent selection if you need an all-in-one lens. For these trying to push their inventive boundaries on the go – I’d extremely advocate the RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM.”
Learn extra about our Canon Ambassadors’ expertise with the RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM on location:
RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM Key Options
• 24-240mm Zoom Vary
• 5 Cease IS with Dynamic IS
• Aspheric and Extremely-Dispersal Lens Components and Tremendous Spectra Coating
• Round 7-Bladed f/4-6.three Aperture
• Nano USM Autofocus
• Switchable Focus/Management Ring
• In-built DLO Proﬁle and Digital Distortion Correction
Pricing & Availability
The next merchandise can be found from September 2019, with the next RSPs:
• RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM: £899.99/€1059.99
• EOS RP & RF 24-240mm F4-6.three IS USM: £1999.99/€2349.99
• Lens Hood EW-78F: £34.99/€40.99
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