Canon announces 400mm F2.8L and 600mm F4L RF-mount lenses

Canon has announced two new telephoto prime lenses for the RF mount. The RF 400mm F2.8L IS USM and 600mm F4L IS USM have the same optical makeup as their EF-mount equivalents, with 17 elements in 13 groups, including one Super UD and two fluorite special elements, along with Super Spectra and Air Sphere coatings.

The minimum focus distance on the 400mm F2.8 is 2.5m (8.2 ft) and 4.2m (13.8 ft) on the 600mm F4. The maximum magnifications are 0.17x and 0.15x, respectively. Both support Canon’s RF 1.4x and 2x teleconverters.

As with all L-series lenses, the 400 and 600 are rugged and weather-sealed, and have a fluorine coating on the front element to repel oil and water.

The RF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens and RF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lens will be available in July priced at $12,000 and $13,000, respectively.

Canon RF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens: $11,999 at AmazonB&HAdorama. Canon RF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lens: 12,999 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

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Announced : Canon EOS R3 Camera and Three RF Lenses

Canon has revealed the first details of its high-end EOS R3 full-frame mirrorless camera. Along with the Canon EOS R3 development announcement, the company also unveiled the previously rumored three new RF lenses :

The Canon R3 will feature a new Canon-developed back illuminated stacked CMOS sensor, DIGIC X imaging processor, 30fps burst shooting with AF/AE tracking, an integrated grip design with professional levels of weather-proofing, Canon’s most advanced autofocusing system ever, an innovative new autofocus Eye Control Function, and compatibility with Canon’s Mobile File Transfer smartphone app.

Canon EOS R3 additional information:

    • Full-Frame Stacked BSI CMOS Sensor
    • Eye Control AF, Dual Pixel CMOS AF
    • Subject Tracking with Deep Learning
    • Continuous Shooting Up to 30 fps
  • Pre-orders: Adorama | B&H

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Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Lens Will Have 1.4x Magnification and Control Ring

We are getting close to the Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Lens announcement. The highly anticipated macro lens for Canon full frame mirrorless cameras will be officially announced with the RF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM lens and RF 600mm f/4L IS USM lens later this month.

According to recent reports, the Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM lens will feature 1.4x magnification and a new “SA Control” ring that can control spherical aberrations in the lens.

About the price tag the RF 100mm f/2.8 IS USM Macro Lens will probably cost $2,000.

Both the Canon EOS R5 and the EOS R6 are super hot selling mirrorless cameras on the market. Canon EOS R5 in stock.

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Canon RF 400mm f/2.8L & RF 600mm f/4L IS USM Images and Pricing

Here are the images and price of the Canon RF 400mm f/2.8L & RF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lenses.

Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Lens will be officially announced with the RF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM lens and RF 600mm f/4L IS USM lens later this month.

US Price:

  • Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Lens: $1,399 USD
  • Canon RF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens: $11,999 USD
  • Canon RF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lens: 12,999 USD

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Canon RF Lens Roadmap for 2021 & 2022

Here are the latest updates for Canon RF lenses. In this article you can find the RF series lenses expected to be released in the next two years. So this is the updated Canon RF Lens Roadmap for 2021 & 2022.

To date, Canon has offered great lenses for the RF mount and demonstrated how committed it is to a full frame mirrorless camera system.  Canon Rumors has combined all the latest rumors about RF mount lenses in a neat list. Below you can find the other Canon RF lenses that is expected to arrive in 2021. There will be a total 17 new RF lenses coming in 2021 and 2022, including “ground-breaking” TS-R autofocus tilt-shift lenses for the RF mount.

Here is the updated Canon RF lenses roadmap that will be mentioned over the next two years.

The cameras that can use the RF mount are:

Complete List of Canon RF Lenses

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Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L IS USM Macro Lens Images

The first product images of the new Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM lens have been leaked online. Check it out!

The announcement of the macro lens is about to happen this month and along with the other two telephoto lenses. This means Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Lens will be officially announced with the RF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM lens and RF 600mm f/4L IS USM lens later this month. We expect to see more product images, specifications and pricing info in the next several days. Continue reading “Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L IS USM Macro Lens Images”

Canon RF 200mm f/2L IS USM Lens Patent with Several Super-Telephoto Primes

Canon has filed several new lens patents for full frame ESO R system cameras. The RF mount super telephoto prime Canon lenses are the 200mm f/2L, 300mm f/2.8L, 400mm f/2.8L, 500mm f/4L, 600mm f/4L, 800mm f/5.6L IS USM.

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Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro, RF 400mm f/2.8L, RF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lenses Coming

Nokishita confirmed that Canon will announce three new RF lenses in April 2021. These lenses are the RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM LensRF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens and RF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lens

The upcoming Three RF Lenses:

  • Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Lens
  • RF 400mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens
  • Canon RF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lens

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