The Canon 24-70mm f/2.8L II appeared on the market in September, 2012.
Field shooting shows that this is one of the finest mid-range DSLR zooms ever produced.
Which is not to say that it avoids disappointment on certain scenes in some areas of the frame, because it does have some field curvature. And any particular sample can vary.
Highlights as per Canon
Canon describes the lens as follows:
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