Review by kinoeye
January, 11 2006
Pros: Cheap, light, disposable.
Cons: It's a Coke bottle.
Review by tim_jj
June, 15 2005
Pros: Constant f2.8 Pin sharp. Good build quality. Lens hood supplied.
Cons: Slight yellow cast / warmer tones. (Easily correct with white balance / levels)
Review by akoloskov
March, 18 2005
Pros: Price, Image quality, weight, speed.
Cons: Plastic body, not as fast as Canon USM lens.
Review by misctwo
February, 12 2005
Pros: Fast focus, great image quality. sturdy and good looking. Excellent price.
Cons: Focusing mechanism is a bit loud.
Review by benjikan
December, 27 2004
Pros: Fast F 2.8. Extremely sharp even wide open. On par with Canon 17-40L
Review by tombla
December, 03 2004
Pros: small (weight), small (67mm filter size), longer range (75mm), well built, hood included
Cons: not USM (AF is not loud, but noisier than USM), back lens cap
Review by normcar
October, 12 2004
Pros: Sharpness, AF speed and accuracy, price (I'd probably have paid more)
Cons: AF focus whirr and I wish it was metal.
Review by mattnj
June, 27 2004
Pros: Weight, price, picture quality, size.
Cons: Gold lettering on lens doesn't appear very flattering, but that doesn't impact image quality!
Review by jkl34
April, 14 2004
Pros: Inexpensive, 2.8 aperature, quick focus, zoom lock, a good product overall
Cons: Body could be constructed tougher, could be sharper, sunshield is made of really weak plastic
Review by fatta
April, 03 2004
Pros: Excellent clarity
Cons: Backwards zoom (See text)