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Canon Announces 4 new RF lenses, mount adapters and Speedlite EL-100

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Canon also introduces four new RF lenses, three RF Mount adapters and compact and lightweight Speedlite EL-100.

Canon today unveils the new Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless camera with its new RF-mount system. The new full frame camera system from Canon gives four native RF lenses that covers common focal lengths from 24mm to 105mm.

These four Canon RF lenses are the . All four lenses have customizable control rings.

In addition to the four new lenses, Canon has also introduced three EF to RF adapters providing EF & EF-S Lenses with Full Compatibility and Enhanced Functionality 
with the New EOS R Camera . Canon promises that the EF-RF adapters will allow the millions of existing EF lenses in circulation to be used “without compromise” on the new EOS R and future RF-mount cameras.

The RF 28-70mm F2L USM will cost $2,999 and will be available in December. The RF 24-105mm F4L IS USM will also be available in December for $1099 ($3399 as a kit with the EOS R). The RF 50mm F1.2L USM will cost $2,299 and will start shipping next month, while the RF 35mm F1.8 Macro IS STM will cost $499 and will be available in December.

The Mount Adapter EF-EOS R ($99.99, available in October) Control Ring Mount Adapter EF-EOS R ($199.99 available in October) and Drop-in Filter Mount Adapter EF-EOS R ($299.99 with a CPL, $399.99 with a variable ND, available in March) are compatible with both EF and EF-S lenses.

RF 50mm f/1.2L USM – Key Features

  • Standard lens which has super bright, highest image quality by using benefit of EOS R system
  • Fast and precise optical performance
  • Legendary L-series image quality and durability
  • Built for everyday professional use

RF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM – Key Features

  • A general purpose, practical, professional zoom
  • Steady, handheld professional performance
  • 5-stops of image stabilisation
  • Fast, smooth, quiet Nano USM focusing brining ideal attributes for photos and video
  • Legendary L-series image quality for outstanding detail, depth and sharpness

RF 28-70mm f/2L USM – Key Features

  • World’s first large-aperture full frame compatible standard zoom, offering f/2 brightness throughout the zoom range
  • Redefines what you expect from a standard zoom lens
  • Smooth, near-silent autofocusing, with Canon’s USM technology
  • Smart controls and intuitive ergonomics for a natural shooting experience
  • Legendary Canon L-Series pedigree inspires confidence

RF 35mm f/1.8 MACRO IS STM – Key Features

  • Superb image quality and a natural wide-angle lens with compact size
  • Great in low light, helping you capture ambience even in dark conditions
  • Get close to capture fine details at half life-size macro magnifications with 5-stops of image stabilisation
  • Travel light, shoot more instinctively and with more creativity

Canon Mount Adapters (Canon mount adapter EF-EOS R, Canon control mount ring adapter EF-EOS R and Canon drop-in filter mount adapter EF-EOS R)

  • Use existing EF and EF-S mount lenses on the Canon EOS R camera
  • Change camera settings with a Lens Control Ring (control ring mount adapter only)
  • Use drop-in optical filters (drop-in filer mount adapter only) – either drop-in circular polarizing filter or drop-in variable ND filter
  • Built for professional use

Battery Grip BG-E22 Key Features

  • Shoot with EOS R for longer periods
  • Superb handling when used in the vertical position
  • Lightweight – 330g
  • PC terminal for syncing external studio flash

Speedlite EL-100 Key Features

  • Easy route into flash photography
  • Create natural light by using bounce flash
  • Learn to get more creative with lighting
  • Part of the EOS family of camera and lenses

Digital Photo Professional (DPP) Express

  • New RAW format – CR3 compatible
  • Intuitive and easy to use UI/UX with touch operation
  • Multiple editing histories in one image
  • Display still images using PQ (Perceptual Quantization), a HDR format targeting movie production and distribution
  • For iPad®
  • Collaboration with Camera Connect application

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