Photograph sweeping views from hillsides and seascapes to city landmarks and urban landscapes.
Even when conditions aren’t ideal, clearly capture nightlife, firework displays, darker interiors and more.
Find beauty in structure and bring imposing monuments and sweeping cityscapes to life.
Premium image quality
Large-diameter double-surface Glass Moulded (GMo) lenses and Ultra Low Dispersion help to significantly improve image distortion and reduce chromatic aberration. While Advanced Air Sphere and SubWavelength coating work to combat ghosting and flare, so you can shoot with confidence in environments with unflattering lighting.
Durable L-series construction
The robust, durable, weather sealed construction of EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM helps it to withstand the rigours of professional use.
EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM features a ring-type USM motor and high-performance CPU, which work to ensure faster focusing.
Newly designed optics delivers stunning sharpness right across the frame. A re-designed 5 group zoom mechanism that improves vibration and shock resistant levels.
Subwavelength and Air Sphere coating, help to prevent ghosting and flare from effecting your images.
9 bladed aperture
In comparison to the EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM 7 bladed circular aperture, the EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM contains 9 bladed circular aperture diaphragm, that allows you to create beautifully soft background focus.
|Number of diaphragm blades||9|
|Lens mount interface||Canon EF|
|Closest focusing distance||0.28 m|
|Focal length range (f-f)||16 - 35 mm|
|Lens structure (elements/groups)||16/11|
|Lens type||Super wide lens|
|Ultrasonic motor (USM)||Yes|
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