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Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens

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EF8518U
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Short Telephoto Prime Lens

The Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens is a short telephoto prime lens that excels in portability and image quality. Its notable feature is a rear focus system that ensures sharp and clear images right from the widest aperture. The lens boasts rapid, quiet, and accurate autofocus, accompanied by a full-time manual focus option for precise adjustments. When capturing portraits, this lens allows for fine-tuned focus, enabling subtle changes in expressive tone, such as shifting focus from the tips of the eyelashes to the eyes themselves. The lens also produces a natural soft blur effect, adding to its aesthetic appeal.

  • EF-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/1.8 to f/22
  • Super Spectra Coating
  • Ring-Type Ultrasonic Motor AF System
  • 0.85m / 2.8 ft closest focusing distance
  • 5 Year Warranty from Canon Australia

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The Canon 85mm f/1.8 EF USM Autofocus Lens is a highly practical medium telephoto lens with superb delineation and portability. Images are sharp and clear at all apertures. Through computer simulations, the lens has been designed to give beautiful background blur. Since the front lens group does not rotate during focusing, special filter effects are not affected.

Sharpness and Image Quality

This lens delivers exceptional sharpness and image quality, ensuring that every detail is captured with precision and clarity, even at its widest aperture.

Focus Control

With its rear focus system, this lens provides precise and accurate focus control, enabling photographers to achieve sharp and clear images starting from the maximum aperture.

Subtle Adjustments

The lens's full-time manual focus option allows for subtle adjustments, making it possible to fine-tune the focus precisely, from the tips of eyelashes to the eyes themselves, resulting in expressive and nuanced tones.

Usability and Compatibility

The Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens features a 58mm filter size and maintains a constant lens length. Additionally, its non-rotating front lens group makes it convenient to use circular polarizing filters, enhancing usability and compatibility with a wide range of photography accessories.

Exceptional Performance

The Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens combines outstanding optical performance, fast autofocus, and ease of use, delivering exceptional results in terms of image quality, sharpness, and overall performance.

Key Features:

  • Designed to give beautiful background blur
  • 85mm focal length
  • 1:1.8 maximum aperture
  • 28° 30' diagonal angle of view
  • 0.85m / 2.8 ft closest focusing distance

In the Box:

  • Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens
  • Canon E-58 II Lens Cap
  • Canon Lens Dust Cap E (Rear Lens Cap)
General
Angle of View
24° • 16° • 28°30´
Autofocus
Yes
Dimensions
Approx. 3.0 x 2.8" (7.62 x 7.11 cm)
Focal Length
85 mm
Format Compatibility
35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor Canon (APS-C)
Groups/Elements
7/9 element
Maximum Reproduction Ratio
01:08.3
Product Weight
1.5000
Brands
Canon
Wi-Fi Enabled
Yes
Key Specs
Speciality
Auto Focus
Genre/Use
Wedding & Events, Portrait
Lens Type / Category
Standard Lenses, Telephoto Lenses
Feature
Minimum Focus Distance
0.85 m / 2.8 ft
Lens Hood
Yes, Removable
Max. Reproduction Ratio
1:7.7
Stabilisation
No
Filter Thread
58 mm
Tripod Collar
No
Diaphragm Blades
8
Magnification
0.13x
Dimension
Product Weight
425g

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