February Sale

The Double Discount sale is running throughout February.

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February 'Double Discount' Sale

For the whole of February 2017, we're offering a Double Discount.

  • There's 25% off all list prices. This discount will be applied automatically at the checkout - no need for you to do anything.
  • PLUS with every hire we'll send you a discount voucher for 25% off a future hire which you can use at any time to suit you.

Normal Terms & Conditions apply. Subject to availability. For advance ordering policy, see our FAQ.

Canon EF 14mm f/2.8 L II USM

£69.00 for 3 days

This is the widest non-fisheye lens that Canon make. On a full-frame camera (1DX, 1Ds series, 5D series, 6D) it has an amazing 114-degree diagonal field of view.

The original EF 14mm f/2.8 L had been available for over 15 years, but the hugely improved resolution of modern DSLRs meant that its optical shortcomings were showing up. Hence the new improved version was introduced in 2007. It's physically similar, but optically far superior to the Mk I version. It's sharp wide open and even sharper stopped down; and it's impressively sharp all the way into the corners of a full frame image. The usual problems from which ultra-wide lenses are prone to suffer (flare, chromatic aberration, distortion, etc.) are very well controlled.

Its pricey, but that's perhaps not too surprising - there’s really nothing else this wide and this good for Canon users.

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Ken Rockwell

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