A New Canon Fast Prime Lens Rumored for April 24 Announcement

Canon is rumored to announce a new fast prime lens on April 24. According to a new teaser posted on Canon Hong Kong facebook page Canon will announce a new fast prime lens this Thursday.

According to previous rumors the Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II lens expected to be announced in the first half of 2014. As we already know some details from the filed patent for EF 35mm f/1.4L II lens

There are several prime lenses rumored for year 2014. This lens is rumored for a long time and the EF 35mm f/1.4L II looks like a possible candidate.

A New Canon Fast Prime Lens Rumored for April 24 Announcement

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In early 2014 Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II lens told to be in the hands of selected photographers. The lens has a new type of coating on at least one of the elements. The version that was tested had a 77mm filter thread.

The current Canon EF 35mm f 1.4L USM which is released in back 1998 priced for $1,479 at Amazon. Stay tuned for more updates.

via Canon Hong Kong