Archive: Tag: Canon Lens

Canon RF 85mm f/2 IS STM Lens in Stock and Shipping

The Canon RF 85mm f/2 Macro IS STM is a prime lens for Canon full-frame mirrorless cameras.  The lens announced back in mid-Summer with the  Canon EOS R5Canon EOS R6 cameras.

With its fixed focal length of 85mm and maximum aperture of f/2, you have an ideal portrait lens. That’s why it’s the most wished product in many stores. Canon RF 85mm f/2 IS STM Lens in Stock and Shipping in many stores this Black Friday.

The US price for this lens is $599 and available at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. Continue reading…

Tokina atx-i 17-35mm f/4 FF Lens Announced, Price $599

Tokina atx-i 17-35mm f/4 FF Lens is now officially announced. The US price is $599 and it will be released on December 11, 2020.

Designed for Nikon F and Canon EF mounts, the new Tokina atx-i 17-35mm f/4 FF Lens is available for pre-order at Adorama.

Pre-order links:

Tokina atx-i 17-35mm f/4 Lens (Canon EF): $599 at Adorama

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Canon Released New Firmware Updates for EF 400mm f/4 DO IS II & EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM Lenses

Canon released new firmware updates for EF 400mm f/4 DO IS II & EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM Lenses.

Download links:

Canon EF 400mm f/4 DO IS II USM Lens Firmware Version 1.0.9

Firmware Version 1.0.9 incorporates the following enhancements:

  • Fixes a phenomenon, in rare cases, the IS mechanism may cause the image to jump.

Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM Lens Firmware Version 1.0.7

Firmware Version 1.0.7 incorporates the following enhancements:

  • Fixes a phenomenon, in rare cases, the IS mechanism may cause the image to jump.

Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM Lens Firmware v.1.0.7

Canon has released new firmware for the Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM which fixes an issue with the IS jumping.

The EF 100400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM is ideal for photographers who are travelling light and want to take just one telephoto lens with them.

The compact, high-performance L-series supertele zoom lens that is ideally suited for sports and wildlife photography which has a price tag for $2,199.

Firmware Version 1.0.7 incorporates the following fix.

  • Fixes a phenomenon, in rare cases, the IS mechanism may cause the image to jump.

Download firmware v1.0.7 at Canon USA

Canon RF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM & RF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lenses Announced

Canon has announced two new RF lenses, including the   Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM “nifty fifty” and Canon RF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM telephoto zoom.

These lenses are now available in RF-mount, with the 50mm f/1.8 STM being priced at $199. The RF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM lens will be available for $1,599.

Pre-order links:

Canon RF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM Lens: $1,599 at Amazon, B&HAdorama.

Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens: $199 at Amazon, B&HAdorama.

Portable travel companion
Lightweight and compact, the RF 70-200mm F4L IS USM is just 695 grams and measures 11.9cm long. With a reduction of an incredible 32 per cent in comparison to its EF counterpart, it’s the ideal companion for on-the-go travel photographers. Even at its fully extended length, the RF 70-200mm F4L IS USM is exceptionally portable for a f/4 telephoto zoom lens. It features a reversible hood which sits neatly on top of the lens body, enabling photographers to store tidily between shooting scenarios. The RF 50mm F1.8 STM shares this benefit of being compact, measuring smaller in size than the EF version and Mount Adapter combined. Like others in the RF line-up, these lenses give photographers and videographers enhanced shooting capabilities with a kitbag that is much lighter.

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New Venus Optics Laowa 15mm f/4.5 Zero-D Shift Lens for Mirrorless Cameras

Venus Optics officially announced the Laowa 15mm f/4.5 Zero-D Shift Lens – the World’s Widest Shift lens for full frame cameras and medium format cameras.

Available in Canon EF, Nikon F, Canon RF, Nikon Z, and Sony FE mounts the lens is constructed of 17 elements in 11 groups, including two aspherical elements and a new lens coating. It has a 110-degree angle of view, offers a 65mm image circle and can shift +/-11mm on full-frame camera systems (+/-8mm when adapted for medium format cameras, such as Fujifilm GFX and Hasselblad X1D cameras).

The Laowa 15mm F4.5 Zero-D Shift is available to pre-order today for Canon EF, RF, Nikon F, Nikon Z and full-frame Sony E-mount camera systems for $1,199 on Venus Optics’ website. The Canon EF and Nikon F mount versions will be available in late November 2020, while the Canon RF, Nikon Z and full-frame Sony E-mount versions won’t be available until February 2021. Venus Optics lenses are sold at Adorama and B&H. Continue reading…

Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM and RF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM Lenses Coming Soon

Previously rumored Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM and Canon RF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM will likely be announced in the next couple of weeks.

Both lenses are in the leaked Canon RF Mount Lens Roadmap for 2021.

  • Canon RF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM
    External zoom, extremely small size. I’m told it’s about the size of a coke can.
  • Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM
    This lens will be better optically and in build quality than the EF version.

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