Canon RF 70-200mm F4L IS USM and RF 50mm F1.8 STM Lens Officially Announced!

Canon has just officially announced two new RF lenses: Canon RF 70-200mm F4L IS USM lens and Canon RF 50mm F1.8 STM lens. Both the lenses are now available for pre-order at B&H/ Adorama.

Canon RF 70-200 F4L IS USM is a standard telephoto zoom for the company’s full-frame mirrorless system, featuring 16 elements, four of which are UD glass, and dual Nano USM focus motors,   119mm (4.7″) long and  695g (1.5lbs).  The lens’s minimum focus distance is 0.6m (2ft) throughout its zoom range, and its maximum magnification is 0.28x at 200mm. This new lens costs $1,599, first available for pre-order at B&H/ Adorama.

Below are the detailed specifications of Canon RF 70-200mm F4L IS USM lens:

Principal specifications
Lens type Zoom lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 70–200 mm
Image stabilization Yes
CIPA Image stabilization rating stop(s)
Lens mount Canon RF
Aperture
Maximum aperture F4
Minimum aperture F32
Aperture ring No
Number of diaphragm blades 9
Optics
Elements 16
Groups 11
Special elements / coatings 4 UD elements + Air Sphere coating
Focus
Minimum focus 0.60 m (23.62)
Maximum magnification 0.28×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Nano ultrasonic
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
Focus distance limiter Yes
Physical
Weight 695 g (1.53 lb)
Diameter 84 mm (3.31)
Length 119 mm (4.69)
Materials Magnesium alloy
Sealing Yes
Colour White
Zoom method Rotary (extending)
Power zoom No
Zoom lock Yes
Filter thread 77 mm
Hood supplied Yes
Tripod collar No

Canon RF 50mm F1.8 STM is a compact, inexpensive standard prime lens for the company’s full-frame mirrorless bodies, featuring a minimum focus distance of 30cm (0.98ft) and a max magnification of 0.25x,  just 160g (5.6oz) and is 41mm (1.6″) thick.  This new lens costs $199, first available for pre-order at B&H/ Adorama.

Below are the detailed specifications of Canon RF 50mm F1.8 STM lens:

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