Six New Canon RF Lenses Development Announced, Release Date in the Second Half of 2019

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What a big surprise! Along with the Canon EOS RP (B&H/ Adorama), Canon also announced the development of six new RF lenses:  Canon RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM, Canon RF 24-70mm F2.8L IS USM, Canon RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM, Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM, Canon RF 85mm F1.2L USM and Canon RF 85mm F1.2L USM DS lens. All the lenses are expected to start shipping in the second half of 2019.

  • Canon RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM lens:  a fast, wide zoom lens under development for Canon’s full-frame mirrorless system.
  • specifications:
Principal specifications
Lens type Zoom lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 15–35 mm
Image stabilization Yes
Lens mount Canon RF
Aperture
Maximum aperture F2.8
Aperture ring No
Optics
Focus
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Ultrasonic
Full time manual Unknown
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
Physical
Power zoom No
  • Canon RF 24-70mm F2.8L IS USM: a standard zoom lens for the company’s full-frame mirrorless system.
  • Specifications:
Principal specifications
Lens type Zoom lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 24–70 mm
Image stabilization Yes
Lens mount Canon RF
Aperture
Maximum aperture F2.8
Aperture ring No
Optics
Focus
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Ultrasonic
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
Physical
Power zoom No
  • Canon RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM: a remarkably compact fast telezoom lens
  • Specifications:
    Principal specifications
    Lens type Zoom lens
    Max Format size 35mm FF
    Focal length 70–200 mm
    Image stabilization Yes
    Lens mount Canon RF
    Aperture
    Maximum aperture F2.8
    Aperture ring No
    Optics
    Focus
    Autofocus Yes
    Motor type Ultrasonic
    Full time manual Yes
    DoF scale No
    Focus distance limiter Yes
    Physical
    Power zoom No
    Zoom lock Yes
    Hood supplied Yes
    Tripod collar Yes
  •  Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM:  a travel zoom lens
  • Specifications:
    Principal specifications
    Lens type Zoom lens
    Max Format size 35mm FF
    Focal length 24–240 mm
    Image stabilization Yes
    Lens mount Canon RF
    Aperture
    Maximum aperture F4
    Minimum aperture F6.3
    Aperture ring No
    Optics
    Focus
    Autofocus Yes
    Motor type Ultrasonic
    Full time manual Yes
    Distance scale No
    DoF scale No
    Focus distance limiter No
  •  Canon RF 85mm F1.2L USM: an ultra-fast prime lens
  • Specifications:
Principal specifications
Lens type Prime lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 85 mm
Image stabilization No
Lens mount Canon RF
Aperture
Maximum aperture F1.2
Aperture ring No
Optics
Focus
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Ultrasonic
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
  •  Canon RF 85mm F1.2L USM DS : an ultra-fast prime lens.

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