Canon Unveils the RF 15-35mm f/2.8L IS and RF 24-70mm f/2.8L IS Lenses – Photography Article

Canon’s stable of RF full-frame mirrorless lenses just grew by two members. The company just announced the new RF 15-35mm f/2.8L IS and RF 24-70mm f/2.8L IS, two lenses that “further cement the company’s commitment to” its full-frame mirrorless system, Canon says. RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM The new RF 15-35mm f/2.8L IS USM is Canon’s first f/2.8 wide zoom lens that packs image stabilization (IS). It features 5 stops of stabilization, edge-to-edge sharpness, a control ring, and drip and…

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Testing the New Canon RF 24-240mm Over Three Weeks in Pakistan – Photography Article

I can’t even begin to describe how excited I was about trying out the new Canon RF 24-240mm f/4-6.3 IS. Full disclosure: I’m a Canon Ambassador and two months before it hit the shelves, I was sent the lens for testing. This review reflects my personal experiences and opinion. It’s about using the lens daily in a challenging environment. I’ve intentionally left out technical details since these have no bearing on my work. Canon EOS R with 24-240mm at 24mm…

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Canon Designed a 50-80mm f/1.1 Lens – Photography Article

Canon is apparently hard at work developing some never-before-seen lenses. A newly published patent shows that the camera company has at least toyed with the idea of a crazy 50-80mm f/1.1 lens. First spotted by Northlight Images, the patent (US20190243111) shows designs for a number of ultra-fast 50-80mm zoom lenses, including a f/1.8, f/1.6, f/1.4, f/1.2, and f/1.1. Canon has offered an f/1.0 lens before in the rare 50mm f/1.0, but offering a fixed f/1.1 aperture on a zoom lens…

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Lensbaby Expands Its Creative Lenses to Canon RF and Nikon Z Mounts – Photography Article

Lensbaby has launched new Canon RF and Nikon Z mount versions of a number of its popular creative effect lenses. Attention all Nikon Z & Canon R shooters! You can now add the creative power of Lensbaby to your mirrorless camera. We’re making many of our most popular lenses in your native mounts. https://t.co/ndwZ4DzWUH #lensbaby pic.twitter.com/CC6a0FP6G6 — Lensbaby (@SeeInANewWay) July 30, 2019 Instead of having to use a lens adapter, photographers will now be able to mount the Trio 28mm…

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Canon RF 24-240mm f/4-6.4 IS is First Full Frame Lens with Dynamic IS – Photography Article

Canon has officially announced the new RF 24-240mm f/4-6.4 IS lens, a new 10x all-in-one lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras with an “entry-level price tag.” The new lens is the 6th in the RF lineup and the first telephoto zoom lens. Nano USM in the lens provides users with fast and precise autofocusing when shooting both still photos and videos. It provides full-time manual focusing, allowing photographers to make adjustments while in AF mode. A pioneering feature of the lens…

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This is Why RF Lenses Are ‘Outstanding’ – Photography Article

Canon made this 4.5-minute video explaining the technology of its new RF lens mount for full-frame mirrorless cameras. “[W]hat makes these lenses so outstanding?” Canon writes. “This video introduces the innovative features of RF lenses that open up new possibilities in photographic expression.” Canon says that RF lenses are superior to conventional lenses when it comes to minimizing aberrations caused by refraction, especially at the outer edges of photos. If the “back focus” distance between a lens’ rear element and…

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