Yongnuo has unveiled its new YN 85mm F1.8R DF DSM lens for Canon RF mount mirrorless digital camera techniques. The lens seems to be all however an identical to the corporate’s YN85mm F1.8S DF DSM lens for Sony E mount digital camera techniques.

The lens is constructed of 9 components in eight teams, contains a seven-blade aperture diaphragm, has a minimal focusing distance is 80cm (31.5″) and, very similar to Canon’s personal RF lenses, contains a programmable management ring that can be utilized to manage aperture, ISO and shutter velocity. This click on ring additionally seems to have a ‘click on/declick’ button for controlling whether or not or not you need laborious stops when rotating it.

Autofocus is pushed by Yongnuo’s digital stepping motor and though Yongnuo doesn’t elaborate on exactly how weatherproof the lens is, there’s a gasket on the mount, which ought to assist it keep no less than slightly extra protected when connected to a digital camera physique. There’s additionally a USB-C port on the lens that’s used to replace the firmware. The lens measures roughly 67mm (2.52”) in diameter, 88mm (3.46”) lengthy and weighs ~380g (.84lbs).

The 85mm F1.8R DF DSM lens for Canon RF mirrorless digital camera techniques is offered on Amazon for $398. It comes with entrance/rear lens caps, in addition to a lens hood.


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