The Tamron SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC USD delivers a very useful range from 24mm true wide-angle to 70mm short telephoto, making it useful for landscapes, interiors, portraits, street photography and much more. This lens has a continuous maximum aperture of f/2.8 combined with built-in Vibration Compensation image stabilization that make it possible to achieve stellar results in low-light situations. The Ultrasonic Silent Drive (USD) of the Tamron SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC USD on the other hand gives you very quiet autofocus capabilities that are ideal for shooting video.