EF-S 35mm f/2.8 Macro IS STM Lens Announced, Price $349 !

Along with Canon PowerShot SX730 HS compact camera, Canon today also announced the new EF-S 35mm f/2.8 Macro IS STM Lens for Canon APS-C DSLR cameras. The US price for this lens is $349.00, now available for pre-order at Amazon, B&H Photo Video, Adorama, this lens will be shipping on June 10, 2017.

EF-S 35mm f/2.8 Macro IS STM lens uses Canon’s ‘Hybrid’ IS system, with up to four stops of shake reduction. Canon says that the lead-screw-type STM motor allows for quiet AF operation, which is ideal for video capture. The lens has seven rounded aperture blades as well as a glass-molded aspherical element.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • EF-S Mount Lens/APS-C Format
  • 56mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Maximum Aperture: f/2.8
  • One Glass-Molded Aspherical Element
  • STM Stepping AF Motor
  • Hybrid IS Image Stabilization
  • Built-In Macro Lite LED
  • Maximum Magnification: 1:1
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 5.1″
  • Rounded Seven-Blade Diaphragm