Canon Patent for 50mm f/3.5 IS Macro Lens

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

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