Best Wide-angle and Macro Lenses for the Canon EOS 5DS R (DxOMark)

Canon EOS 5DS R

DxOMark posted best Standard Zoom & Popular Prime lenses for Canon EOS 5Ds R two months ago. Today, in this part, they are listing best ultra wide-angle prime, wide-angle prime, wide-angle zoom and telephoto macro lenses for Canon EOS 5Ds R.

Best Ultra Wide-angle Prime lenses for Canon EOS 5Ds R

In this range in the focal length less than 20mm, Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Aspherical is the best ultra wide-angle prime lens for Canon EOS 5Ds R with the overall score of 31 points. The very advantage of the Samyang 14mm lens is the low price of about only $300!

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Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Aspherical 31 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Zeiss 15mm f/2.8 Distagon T* ZE 30 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 14mm f/2.8L II USM 26 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/ebay
Zeiss 18mm f/3.5 Distagon T* ZE 22 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/ebay

Best Wide-angle Prime lenses for Canon EOS 5Ds R

From below, you can see in the focal lengths between 20 and 28mm on the Canon EOS 5DS R, the Sigma 20mm f/1.4 DG HSM A is the best lens with the overall sore 40, followed by Sigma 24mm F/1.4 DG HSM A (39 points) and Canon EF 24mm F/1.4L II USM lens (38 points).

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Sigma 20mm f/1.4 DG HSM A 40 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM A 39 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 24mm F/1.4L II USM 38 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC 37 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 28mm f/2.8 IS USM 35 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay

Best Wide-angle Zoom lenses for Canon EOS 5Ds R

From list covering focal lengths between 11mm to 35mm on the EOS 5DS R, you can see the new released Sigma 24-35mm F/2 DG HSM A lens is the best lens with the highest score of 36 points. The second best is Canon EF 11-24mm F/4L USM lens with 28 overall points, but it is much more expensive than the former. You can also choose Tokina AT-X Pro FX 16-28mm f/2.8 lens at an affordable price.

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Sigma 24-35mm F/2 DG HSM A 36 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM 28 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Tokina AT-X Pro FX 16-28mm f/2.8 27 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM 27 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L USM II 26 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay

Best Telephoto Macro lenses for Canon EOS 5Ds R

In this range focus between 90-180mm lens, the best macro lens for Canon EOS 5Ds R is the  Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 100mm f/2 ZE. Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L IS USM Macro and Tamron AF 90mm f/2.8 Di SP AF/MF 1:1 Macro lens are also great lenses for 5Ds R at an affordable price, olny 4 points lower than the zeiss lens.

Lens DxOMark Check Price
Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 100mm f/2 ZE 38 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L IS USM Macro 34 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Tamron AF 90mm f/2.8 Di SP AF/MF 1:1 Macro 34 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM Macro 33 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay
Tamron SP 90MM F/2.8 DI MACRO 1:1 VC Macro 31 Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay

Source: DxOMark

Best Standard zoom and popular prime Lenses for Canon EOS 5Ds R

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