Canon 85mm f1.8 EF USM lens

Fixed Focal Length Lens

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Suitable for the following photography:

Portrait

Features:

Fast f/1.8 aperture

Short/medium telephoto lens

USM focus motor with full-time manual focus

85cm closest focusing distance

58mm filter size

Super Spectra coatings reduce ghosting and flare

A short telephoto focal length, combined with a large maximum aperture and fast autofocus speed, make the EF 85mm f/1.8 USM an ideal optic for any photographer shooting portraiture.

Detailed Features

A practical and portability telephoto lens

The EF 85mm f/1.8 USM produces images that are sharp and clear at all apertures. A virtually circular aperture diaphragm gives out-of-focus regions a softer, more even feel, and lets in-focus subjects stand out against a blurred background. The lens features a non-rotating front element during focusing, enabling specialist filters (such as polarisers and graduates) to be used.

Large f/1.8 aperture

A large maximum aperture of f/1.8 lets photographers shoot hand-held in difficult, low-light conditions, as well as restrict depth-of-field for creative effects.

Compressed perspective in portraiture

The short telephoto focal length of the lens slightly compresses perspective, reducing the size of prominent facial features for a flattering result.

Ultrasonic focusing

A ring-type ultrasonic motor drives autofocus extremely quickly, and in near silence. Excellent holding torque ensures the point of focus is reached accurately, without overshooting. Furthermore, full-time manual override is available, making it possible to adjust focus without leaving AF mode.

Super Spectra coating

Super Spectra coatings ensure accurate colour balance and enhance contrast. They also reduce flare and ghosting – a common problem caused by light bouncing off a camera's sensor.

Integration with E-TTL II flash metering

The lens passes distance information back to a compatible EOS camera's E-TTL II flash system to ensure optimal flash metering."


Website
www.canon.co.za
Warranty
Limited (12 months)
Lens Types
Telephoto
Title
Canon EF 85mm f 1.8 USM
Country
South Africa
Brand
Canon
Fragile
Yes
Barcode
4960999212906
Colours
Black
High Value
Yes
Manufacturer
Canon
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