Tokina lens imageIndependent lens maker Tokina has confirmed the UK release of a new ?compact super wide zoom?.

The Tokina AT-X 16.5-135mm f/3.5-5.6 is available in either a Canon EOS or Nikon DX fit.

The 610g lens, priced £816, is designed to deliver the 35mm viewing angle equivalent of a 25-200mm zoom.

It measures 84x78mm.

?This lens is a great all-rounder, so is a really handy addition to any photographer?s bag,? claimed Paul Kench from Tokina?s UK distributor, Kenro.

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