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Canon is adding “Must Have” lenses to the RF family in 2019


Since the announcement of the R mount last September 2018 with four RF lenses, Canon has dished out another six RF lenses you will expect to buy see in 2019. Mount shift is not a small feat, it is like entering old market as a new comer. The good news is, Canon has long history of lens expertise and they are on its track to make lenses to fill up your collection of  your “must have”.

Here are some of the lenses you are expected to get in 2019, just prepare your money.

RF15-35mm F2.8 L IS USM

The ultra-wide zoom lens features a large f/2.8 widest aperture. The lens provides the extreme wide angle view in close tight situations and suitable for the majestic landscape. The focal length of 15mm to 35mm is versatile for everyday to wedding photography. Paired with Image Stabilizer, this lens performs exceptionally well in low-light condition.

RF24-70mm F2.8 L IS USM

The RF24-70mm F2.8 L IS USM lens is an L-series standard zoom lens compact enough to carry around while maintaining a large f/2.8 widest aperture. RF24-70mm F2.8 L IS USM is expected to be an all-rounder for various shooting situations and genre such as landscape, portraits, weddings and its performance truly shines during low-light condition when shot wide open.

RF70-200mm F2.8 L IS USM

The popular telephoto zoom lens now comes with significantly smaller body. Equipped with the maximum aperture of f/2.8 and Image Stabilisation, this lens provides unprecedented shooting experience for sports, wedding, wildlife and even landscape.

RF85mm F1.2 L USM

The RF85mm F1.2 L USM is an L-series medium telephoto prime lens, featuring stunning edge-to-edge resolution even at the maximum aperture of f/1.2, which expands shooting possibilities.

RF85mm F1.2 L USM DS

While inheriting the high overall performance and attractive specs of the lens, the RF85mm F1.2L USM DS is Canon’s first lens to feature the Defocus Smoothing(DS) effect made possible by new coating technology that produces softer and smoother bokeh that were considered impossible with conventional optics.

RF24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM

The RF24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM lens is a compact and lightweight zoom lens with a wide 24mm to a high 240mm (10x zoom). This is a highly versatile lens that would value add to the EOS R system for both still and video shooting.


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