Canon announced on December 19 that it decided to release the RF85mm F1.2 L USM DS large-diameter medium telephoto lens for the full-size mirrorless “EOS R” series on December 4. The price is open, and the actual selling price is around 410,000 yen including tax [10% reduction].
A large-aperture telephoto lens with an open f / 1.2 suitable for portrait photography. Derived model of "RF85mm F1.2 L USM" [actual price is around 320,000 yen including tax + 10% reduction of points] that was launched in June. The difference is that it was adopted on the two sides. The DS coating has the effect of blocking light while gradually decreasing the transmittance from the center of the lens to the periphery, and the expression of the blur outline becomes soft. There is no difference in optical design.
Following the fact that the release date of RF85mm F1.2 L USM DS was decided on December 19, we announced the development at the presentation of the full-size mirrorless “ EOS RP '' held in February 2019, all within “ 2019 All six RF mount interchangeable lenses that had been announced to be released in the year will be released within the year as announced.