No difference in the lens, they just changed the packaging. Which is not that strange considering it is a "pro" lens. Do not ask me which one is the newer version of the boxes, but I assume it is the one with gold band on it. If the lens was newer, it wouldn't include IF-ED in the name anymore as with the newer released lenses the IF
PS, you might want to change the size of your picture as it far exceeds my 1366 monitor resolution.
Gordon Laing wrote:
To be considerate to those with lower bandwidth connections or lower resolution displays, please keep all images to no more than 1024 pixels wide
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