Hands-on review and feature comparison of full frame wide and ultra wide angle lenses including the new Tamron 15-30 f/2.8 VC, the Canon 16-35 f/4 IS, the Canon 17-40 L and compared to Canon 11-24, Rokinon 14mm f2.8 and more. Which wide angle lens is best for you?
|Lens||Max Aperture||Stabilized||Filter Size||Weight||Price*|
|Tamron SP 15-30mm f/2.8 Di VC||f/2.8||YES||N/A||1100g (2.43lb)||$1,199|
|Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM||f/4||YES||77mm||615g (1.36lb)||$1,099|
|Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM||f/4||NO||77mm (r)||500g (1.10lb)||$799|
|Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art||f/1.4||NO||77mm||665g (1.47lb)||$849|
|Rokinon 14mm Ultra Wide-Angle f/2.8 IF ED UMC||f/2.8||NO||N/A||552g (1.22lb)||$329|
|Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L||f/4||NO||N/A (r)||1180g (2.60lb)||$2,999|
|Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM||f/2.8||NO||82mm||635g (1.40lb)||$1,599|
|Tokina 16-28mm f/2.8 Pro FX||f/2.8||NO||N/A||950g (2.09lb)||$629|
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Tamron 15-30 f/2.8 VC $1,199.00
Canon 16-35 f/4 IS $999.00 with current rebate (ends May 30th 2015)
Canon 17-40 f/4 L $699 with current rebate (ends May 30th 2015)
Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 $329.00
Canon 11-24 f/4 L $2,999.0
Sigma 24mm f/1.4 $849.00
Tokina 16-28 f/2.8 $629.00 with current rebate (ends June 2015
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