Best Lenses for Canon EOS R3

Looking for the best lenses for Canon EOS R3? In this article you can find the top recommended RF-mount lenses for Canon EOS R3 mirrorless camera.

Featuring a 24MP full-frame stacked BSI CMOS sensor and an updated DIGIC X image processor, the Canon EOS R3 supports up to 30 fps continuous shooting with an electronic shutter and up to 12 fps with the mechanical shutter, 6K 60p raw and 4K 120p video recording, and intelligent Dual Pixel CMOS II autofocus with Eye Control AF for intuitive focus point selection. The improved Dual Pixel CMOS AF II with 1,053 AF Points features evolved EOS iTR tracking for subjects such as people, animals, as well as select cars and motorcycles down to EV -7.5. Additionally, the Canon EOS R3’s 5-axis IBIS will work in combination with the Optical Image Stabilization found in many Canon RF lenses producing a total of up to 8-stops of shake correction. So simply put, built for speed, versatility, and reliability, the Canon EOS R3 is an ideal camera for sports, wildlife and photojournalism.

So, if you already purchased the Canon EOS R3 ($5999 at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama), the next thing is to find the best/right lenses for Canon EOS R3. The Canon EOS R3 features the RF lens mount, which support Canon’s line of RF-mount lenses. And this RF mount design also lends full compatibility to existing EF and EF-S-mount lenses via an optional EF-EOS R Mount Adapter. So, if you own several EF and EF-S lenses, you can just get one of the four mount adapters, each uniquely designed to meet the individual needs of the user.

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New Canon ST-E10, DM-E1D, AD-E1 Accessories

Along with the Canon EOS R3 ($5999 at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adoramamirrorless cameras and the  and  , Canon also unveiled several new accessories.

Canon Speedlite Transmitter ST-E10, Stereo Microphone DM-E1D, Multi-Function Shoe Adapter AD-E1.

New Canon Accessories

Canon DM-E1D Stereo Microphone: $299 at B&HAdorama.

Canon ST-E10 Speedlite Transmitter: $119 at B&HAdorama.

Canon AD-P1 Smartphone Adapter: $69 at B&HAdorama.

Canon ER-hE Eyecup: $48 at B&HAdorama.

Canon AD-E1 Multi-Function Shoe Adapter: $39.99 at B&HAdorama.

Canon EW-65C Lens Hood:$29.99 at B&HAdorama. Continue reading “New Canon ST-E10, DM-E1D, AD-E1 Accessories”

Pre-Order : Canon EOS R3 for $5,999, RF 16mm for $299, & RF100-400mm for $649

Canon EOS R3 now available for pre-order. Also the new  and   is also available for pre-order. Here are the links to major stores.  Best Canon RF Lenses

Canon EOS R3 pre-order at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama

RF 16mm f/2.8 STM Lens – Pre-order at Amazon/B&H/Adorama

RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lens – Pre-order at Amazon/B&H/Adorama

New Canon Accessories

Canon DM-E1D Stereo Microphone: $299 at B&HAdorama.

Canon ST-E10 Speedlite Transmitter: $119 at B&HAdorama.

Canon AD-P1 Smartphone Adapter: $69 at B&HAdorama.

Canon ER-hE Eyecup: $48 at B&HAdorama.

Canon AD-E1 Multi-Function Shoe Adapter: $39.99 at B&HAdorama.

Canon EW-65C Lens Hood:$29.99 at B&HAdorama.

The Canon EOS R3 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera is scheduled to be available in November 2021 . The RF 100-400mm F5.6-8 IS USM will be available in September for $649. The release date for the 16mm F2.8 STM will be in late September.

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Canon Announces RF 16mm f/2.8 and RF 100-400mm Lenses

Along with the Canon EOS R3 ($5999 at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama) mirrorless cameras, Canon also announced the and  .

The RF 100-400mm F5.6-8 IS USM will be available this month for $649. As with the 100-400mm, you’ll be able to pick up the 16mm F2.8 STM later this month. The lens is priced at $299. Best Canon RF Lenses

RF 16mm f/2.8 STM Lens – Pre-order at Amazon/B&H/Adorama

RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lens – Pre-order at Amazon/B&H/Adorama Continue reading “Canon Announces RF 16mm f/2.8 and RF 100-400mm Lenses”

Leaked: Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 & RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 Lenses Images, Specs & Price

Here are the images, specs and US Price of the upcoming Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM & RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 lenses. As previously rumored, the  official announcement is on September 14th, 2021 along with the Canon EOS R3 camera.

Best Canon RF Lenses

US Price:

  • Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM Lens: $299.99
  • Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lens: $649.99

Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lens Specs:

  • minimum shooting distance of 88cm at 200mm
  • maximum shooting magnification of 0.41x at 400mm
  • image stabilization effect of 6 steps (R5 / R6) / 5.5. Stage (R / RP)
  • teleconverter RF1.4x / RF2x compatible
  • nano USM

The upcoming Canon products that will be announced on September 14th:

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Confirmed: Canon EOS R3 Announcement on September 14th

According to Canon Official Weibo (The Chinese Twitter), Canon will have a new product announcement on September 14th at 6:00 am EDT. We cna clearly expect the company to announce the new Canon EOS R3 mirrorless camera, RF 16mm f/2.8 USM lens and RF 100-400mm f/5.6-7.1 IS USM lens and some accessories for this major announcement.

Best Canon RF Lenses

As you know from the development announcement and updates, the Canon EOS R3 will be an ideal mirrorless camera for sports, wildlife and news photographers. Here are the updated Canon EOS R3 specifications : Continue reading “Confirmed: Canon EOS R3 Announcement on September 14th”

Canon to Announce RF 16mm f/2.8 and RF 100-400mm Lenses Soon

Looks like Canon will soon announce new lenses for the RF mount. One of them might come with the form factor of a pancake lens.

Nokishita reports that an RF 16mm f/2.8 lens and an RF 100-400mm lens. Designed for Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless system, both lenses are expected to be announced soon.

Best Canon RF Lenses

The Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 lens is also a non-L prime lens which has not appeared on the roadmap until now. This lens is probably for a full-frame sensor, but it may also be a very useful wide-angle lens for APS-C cameras. The RF 16mm f/2.8 might be a pancake lens.

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Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens Review

Here is the latest Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM lens review. ePhotozine has published their in-depth review for this telephoto zoom lens tested on the 45MP Canon EOS R5.:

“Highly Recommended – an inexpensive ‘Nifty Fifty’ that delivers on quality and ease of use.”

Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens: $199 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

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Sigma To Release New Contemporary Prime Lenses

Sigma is rumored to announce two new lenses full frame mirrorless cameras. The two Sigma lenses will be the Contemporary Prime Lenses and expected to be announced in the next few months.

From Nokishita:

One of the lenses that Sigma will announce next will be “90mm F2.8 DG DN | Contemporary”. The other one is “24mm F2 DG DN | Contemporary”.

Sigma 90mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens Specs:

  • 11 lenses in 10 groups
  • 9 diaphragm blades (circular diaphragm)
  • minimum shooting distance 0.5m
  • maximum shooting magnification 1: 5
  • filter diameter 55mm
  • Size φ64×59.7mm
  • weight 295g
  • suggested retail price in Japan the same as the 35mm F2 ($639)

Review : Canon RF 600mm f/11 vs RF 800mm f/11Comparison

Here is another Canon RF 600mm f/11 vs RF 800mm f/11 Comparison Review. Mirrorless Comparison posted their RF 600mm f/11 and RF 800mm f/11 review.

Canon RF 600mm f/11 IS STM Lens: $699 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Canon RF 800mm f/11 IS STM Lens: $899 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Mirrorless Comparison’s review comes with plenty of test shots at different ISO settings, and lists pros and cons for each camera.

From their conclusion: Continue reading “Review : Canon RF 600mm f/11 vs RF 800mm f/11Comparison”