Best Prime Lenses for Canon EOS 5D Mark IV (DxOMark)

best-lenses-for-canon-5d-mark-ivCanon 5D Mark IV was officially announced several months ago. DxOMark has just tested over one hundred lenses from an ultra-wide angle 11mm to 600mm super-telephoto and listed the best prime lenses for Canon EOS 5D Mark IV below.

Best Wide-angle Prime Lenses | Best Standard Prime Lenses Best telephoto Prime lenses

Best Wide-angle Prime Lenses for Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

The wide-angle prime lenses are best for landscapes and architecture shooting. From the list, you can see Sigma comes in the first place with the 20mm and 24mm lens, achieving the highest score of 36 and 35 respectively.

Lens DxOMark Score In Stock Now
Sigma 20mm F1.4 DG HSM A 36 Amazon/Adorama/B&H/eBay
Sigma 24mm F1.4 DG HSM A 35 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM 34 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Samyang 24mm F1.4 ED AS 33 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 28mm F2.8 IS USM 32 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 24mm F2.8 IS USM 31 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay

Best Standard Prime Lenses for Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Without doubt, the Zeiss otus 85mm 55mm F1.4 lenses are the best standard prime for Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, however  both are very expensive. DxOMark listed the Sigma 85mm and 50mm in the third place. Of course, they did not tested the new announced Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG art lens.

Lens  DxOMark Score In Stock Now
Carl Zeiss  T* Otus 85mm F1.4 ZE 42 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Zeiss Otus 55mm f/1.4 ZE 41 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Carl Zeiss Apo Sonnar T* 2/135 41 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art 39 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Sigma 85mm F1.4 EX DG HSM 39 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 35mm F/1.4L II 38 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay

Best telephoto Prime Lenses for Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Shooting on wild animals, most photographers need some High-speed “super-telephotos” lenses for their Canon EOS 5D Mark IV. But they’re large and heavy and horrendously expensive. From below, you can see Canon comes with the top six telephoto prime lenses.

Lens DxOMark Score In Stock Now
EF 300mm f/2.8L IS II USM 35 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
EF 400mm f/2.8L IS II USM 34 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
EF 300mm f/2.8L IS USM 29 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM 29 Amazon|B&H|Adorama|eBay
EF 200mm f/2.8L II USM 29 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
EF 500mm f/4L IS II USM 28 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay

Source: DxOMark

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