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Canon EF 85mm f1.8 USM Lens

Canon EF 85mm f1.8 USM Lens

Released on 12 July 2012

Condition:  New

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Comment: BRAND NEW - 12 month Canon UK / European warranty

The Canon 85mm 1.8 USM - a highly practical medium telephoto lens with superb delineation and portability. The Canon EF 85mm f1.8 is a good value, small, light, great performing, fast lens. The Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens is ideal for indoor and low light photography. The 85mm focal length and wide aperture make the Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens a great church or stage lens. With its wide aperture and fast focusing, the Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens works well for indoor Sports. The Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens makes a good portrait lens particularly for head and shoulder shots. The wide f/1.8 aperture can also create a dreamy out of focus background blur. Canon 85mm 1.8 a practical and portability telephoto lens The EF 85mm f/1.8 USM produces images that are sharp and clear at all apertures. A virtually circular aperture diaphragm gives out-of-focus regions a softer, more even feel, and lets in-focus subjects stand out against a blurred background. The lens features a non-rotating front element during focusing, enabling specialist filters (such as polarisers and graduates) to be used. Canon 85mm 1.8 usm Large f/1.8 aperture A large maximum aperture of f/1.8 lets photographers shoot hand-held in difficult, low-light conditions, as well as restrict depth-of-field for creative effects. EF 85mm f 1.8 Compressed perspective in portraiture The short telephoto focal length of the lens slightly compresses perspective, reducing the size of prominent facial features for a flattering result. Ultrasonic focusing A ring-type ultrasonic motor drives autofocus extremely quickly, and in near silence. Excellent holding torque ensures the point of focus is reached accurately, without overshooting. Furthermore, full-time manual override is available, making it possible to adjust focus without leaving AF mode. 85mm f1.8 Super Spectra coating Super Spectra coatings ensure accurate colour balance and enhance contrast. They also reduce flare and ghosting a common problem caused by light bouncing off a camera's sensor. Integration with E-TTL II flash metering The lens passes distance information back to a compatible EOS camera's E-TTL II flash system to ensure optimal flash metering. The Canon 85mm f1.8 Box Contents - User Manual - Front and rear lens caps
  • Focal length and maximum aperture: 85 mm f1.8
  • Lens construction: 9 elements in 7 groups
  • Diagonal angle of view: 28??-30??
  • Focus adjustment: Rear focusing system with USM
  • Closest focusing distance: 0.85m / 2.8ft
  • Filter size: 58mm