Canon has a new patent application for a new macro lens. The new patent describes the 50mm f/3.5 IS lens designed for Canon mirrorless cameras with full-frame image sensors.
The Canon 50mm f/3.5 IS macro lens comes with a maximum aperture of f/3.5. If becomes real the lens has IS designation sign of the image stabilization feature to be added.
Patent details of the 50mm f/3.5 IS macro lens for a Canon full frame mirrorless camera can be seen below.
Canon Patent for 50mm f/3.5 IS Macro Lens
Patent Publication No. 2015-215494 (Google Translated)
- Published 2015.12.3
- Filing date 2014.5.12
- Focal length 48.58
- F-number 3.50
- Half angle (in degrees) 24.01
- Image height 21.64
- Overall length of the lens 85.71
- BF 27.79