According to the latest rumors, a new Canon 85mm L Lens will come in the near future, possibly for Photokina in September of 2016. This new 85mm L lens will have improved optics and will also incorporate the blue spectrum refractive element of the recently announced EF 35mm f/1.4L II. The aperture fo this new 85mm lens is still unknown, f/1.2 or f/1.4?
Below are rumored specs of this new 85mm L lens:
- To be Announced at Photokina 2016 in September
- Incorporate the blue spectrum refractive element of the recently announced EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM Lens
- Weather sealed
- New manual focus system, a faster autofocus system
- Lighter than previous version
- Aperture could be f/1.2 or f/1.4
Canon 85mm Lenses in stock alert:
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM Lens: $1,949 at Amazon.
Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens: $369 at Amazon.
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