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Canon 24-70 Vesion 1 Vs Canon 24-70 F2.8 Version 2


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#1 cyyuen2000

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Posted 29 January 2017 - 04:27 PM

Hi,

 

I have 7Dii and looking to buy Canon 24-70 used version 1 cost only $810 and new version 2 cost $1800.

 

Please advice

 

Thank you

 



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Posted 29 January 2017 - 06:18 PM

I've got a mk1 and it's simply brilliant, only you can decide whether the mk2 is worth 1k more...
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Posted 29 January 2017 - 06:30 PM

Does it still make sense version cost $800? This is 15 years old technology.

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Posted 29 January 2017 - 07:57 PM

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Posted 21 February 2017 - 02:41 PM

Optically both are great lenses and will serve you well, to me I would ask are you making money with your photography or is it a hobby and let your budget help make the decision. 






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