Canon - EF-S lens ultra-wide lens for EOS series

EF-S10-18mm F4.5-5.6 IS STM

The second of 2 new ultra-wide lenses for EOS (digital single lens reflex camera) series announced today by Canon for release next month.

This latest EF-S lens offers a 35mm equivalent focal range of 16-29mm. The lens construction consists of 14 elements in 11 groups. By applying a plastic-molded aspheric lens element, it became smaller and lighter than the previous model.

In their EF-S lens series wide zoom lenses, Canon has added an image stabilization mechanism for the first time.

  • Release day: Late June
  • Price: ¥46,000
  • Filter Size: 67mm diameter
  • Closest Focusing Distance: 0.22m
  • Size: 74.6 (diameter) x L 72mm
  • Weight: 240g

 

Source: 

Related Articles

100,000,000 EF lenses!

Canon today announced that on April 22, Canon achieved production of one hundred million of its EF lens (interchangeable lens for the EOS series). As an interchangeable lens, EF lens for the EOS series became the most manufactured camera lens in the world.

Canon started manufacturing the EF lens in 1987. The 100 millionth model that was manufactured was the "EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x".

 

 

 

 

Sony - 2 new interchangeable lenses for series "α" cameras

 

Sony is going to release 2 new interchangeable lenses for their interchangeable lens camera series "α".

EF16-35mm F4L IS USM

The first of 2 new ultra-wide lenses for EOS (digital single lens reflex camera) series announced today by Canon for release next month.

It belongs to Canon's high-performance L lens series. It is an F4 wide lens covering the focal range 16-35mm. 3 aspheric lens elements including a glass-molded aspheric lens element are used. The lens construction consists of 16 elements in 12 groups.

From Canon's EF lens series, the CINE-SERVO lens "CN20×50 IAS H/E1 (EF Mount)" and "CN20×50 IAS H/P1 (PL Mount)" will be released in late April, 2015.

The price of both models will be about ¥8,100,000 (~$80,000).

FujiFilm will start selling new interchangeable lens for their X-series mirrorless cameras on July 5.

The model name is "FUJINON Lens XF18-135mmF3.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR".

Pages