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

The lens is constructed of 9 parts in eight teams, encompasses a seven-blade aperture diaphragm, has a minimal focusing distance is 80cm (31.5″) and, very like Canon’s personal RF lenses, encompasses a programmable management ring that can be utilized to regulate 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 arduous 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 somewhat extra protected when hooked up to a digicam 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 digicam programs is offered on Amazon for $398. It comes with entrance/rear lens caps, in addition to a lens hood.


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