Is the Canon 15-85mm a good lens?

Is the Canon 15-85mm a good lens?

The Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens delivers top-tier image quality over an excellent general purpose focal length range in a nicely-sized/weighted/built body with great AF and an excellent implementation of Image Stabilization at a for-what-you-get great price. I’m impressed.

What is a 15-85mm lens good for?

The new EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM sets a new standard for everyday photography on APS-C sensors. With a focal length range equivalent to 24-136mm in 35mm format, image stabilization and high-precision optics, the EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM offers stellar performance from wide-angle through to telephoto.

Is 15-85mm full frame?

The Canon EF 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM is a very attractive do-everything lens for Canon’s 1.6x (“APS-C”) cameras (it won’t work on full-frame or 1.3x cameras)….

at 10′ (3m) 1.6x camera
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What is a 17 85mm lens good for?

With its wide 5x zoom range, the 17-85 makes a great walk-around lens. There is a huge range of subject matter that fits nicely in this focal length range. And in addition to being relatively small and light, the 17-85’s image quality is quite good.

Is the Canon EF-S 15-85mm L lens any good?

This is not a Canon L Series Lens (as of the date of this review, Canon has not released an EF-S L lens), but the 15-85 IS has many L lens qualities including three aspherical elements and one UD glass element. The Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens is sharp to the corners even with a wide open aperture.

Is the Canon EF-S 15-85mm a good lens?

Visit the DxOMark website for tests performed on the Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM. During testing, this lens has proved itself a capable successor to the popular EF-S 17-85mm IS USM. Although it has some flaws, it is capable of producing excellent results, so long as the limitations of the lens are taken into account.

Is the canon 15-85 is good for horse riding?

The 15-85 IS features Canon’s excellent Ring USM (Ultrasonic Motor) AF system – it is the best available at review time. It is fast, accurate and quiet – and internal. AI Servo AF performs well – and more specifically, well on the cantering horses and kids on bikes I was shooting with it. FTM (Full Time Manual) focusing is provided.