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Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens Tele lens Black

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Long product name Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens Tele lens Black :
The short editorial description of Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens Tele lens Black

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Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens Tele lens Black:
The official marketing text of Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens Tele lens Black as supplied by the manufacturer
The EF 85mm f/1.2L USM II is a fast lens that delivers superb optical performance. A maximum aperture of f/1.2 makes it the professional's choice for shooting without flash in low light conditions.

Features

-L-series construction and optics.
-Large f/1.2 aperture.
-Fast, quiet auto focus.
-Super Spectra coatings.
-Circular aperture for excellent background bokeh.
-Passes distance information to camera for E-TTL II flash system.
-Soft case and lens hood.

Performance. When you need it.

L-series quality
The EF 85mm f/1.2L USM II incorporates Canon’s highest standards of precision optics. The L-series is Canon’s flagship professional lens range, combining outstanding image performance and ultimate operability with dust and moisture resistant construction.

Large f/1.2 aperture
A large maximum aperture of f/1.2 provides outstanding speed for shooting in low light conditions, without the need for flash. The large aperture also provides fine control over depth of field for compelling portrait photography.

Excellent background bokeh
A circular barrel aperture helps to create attractive, even background bokeh when isolating subjects at large apertures.

Fast, quiet auto focus
A ring USM (Ultrasonic motor) uses ultrasonic frequency vibrations to drive extremely rapid auto focus with near-silent operation. A high-speed CPU and optimised AF algorithms contribute further to AF speed. Good holding torque stops the focusing lens group without overshoot. Full time electronic manual focus override is available without having to switch out of AF.

Super Spectra coatings
Super Spectra lens coatings and lens element shaping suppress flare and ghosting - more prone to occur with digital cameras due to reflection off the image sensor. Coatings also help achieve true colour balance and increase contrast for vivid hi-fidelity images.

Passes distance information to E-TTL II
The lens passes distance information back to the camera's E-TTL II flash system to ensure optimal flash metering in any shooting situation.

Accessories
The EF 85mm f/1.2L USM II lens comes supplied with a cylindrical lens hood and a soft case.
Short summary description Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens Tele lens Black:
This short summary of the Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens Tele lens Black data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens, 8/7, Tele lens, 37.4" (0.95 m), USM, Black, 3.6" (9.15 cm)
Long summary description Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens Tele lens Black :

Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens. Lens structure (elements/groups): 8/7, Lens type: Tele lens, Closest focusing distance: 37.4" (0.95 m). AF actuator: USM. Color of product: Black. Diameter: 3.6" (9.15 cm), Filter size: 2.83" (7.2 cm), Length: 3.31" (8.4 cm). Magnification: 0.11x

This is an auto-generated long summary of Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens Tele lens Black based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.

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Lens system
Lens structure (elements/groups) *
8/7
Lens type *
Tele lens
Minimum aperture number *
1.2
Closest focusing distance *
37.4" (0.95 m)
Maximum aperture number *
16
Image stabilizer *
No
Focal length range (f-f)
85
Number of diaphragm blades
8
Performance
Auto focus
Yes
Performance
Manual focus
Yes
AF actuator
USM
Design
Color of product
Black
Weight & dimensions
Diameter *
3.6" (9.15 cm)
Filter size *
2.83" (7.2 cm)
Length *
3.31" (8.4 cm)
Weight *
2.25 lbs (1.02 kg)
Other features
Magnification
0.11x
Source Testseek summary Average rating
Reviews
Updated:
2011-08-14
Testseek has collected 17 expert reviews for Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L USM II Lens and the average expert rating is 84 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
84%
Source Review comments Score
Slrgear.com
Updated:
2014-11-02
We had more fun with this lens than many we test, its f/1.2 maximum aperture and super-soft bokeh (rendering of out-of-focus elements) make it a superb portrait lens, one that makes the background practically go away when you're shooting with it wide open...
87%
technlologyx.com
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2014-02-13
First introduced back in July of 1992, the Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM medium telephoto lens has been the go to lens of portrait photographers for decades. It benefits from the solid build quality coupled with the low price and overall great image quality. Fu...
Bottom line Over the course of my ownership the Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM has been quite impressive. Despite its color fringing in high contrast scenes, the lens performs wonderfully for almost any composition. It's fast and accurate autofucus has helped me to capture...
86%
ephotozine.com
Updated:
2011-08-14
The new version of Canon's flagship medium telephoto lens costs around £1730 and sports a unique fast maximum aperture of f/1.2, fast, silent autofocus and is sealed against dust and moisture.The closest offering from anyone else that is compatible w...
Bottom line Although it comes at a hefty price, this lens is a portrait photographer's dream come true. Sharpness in the centre of the frame is excellent to outstanding, even at maximum aperture and for this kind of photography, sharpness towards the edges of the fr...
80%
Wlcastleman.com
Updated:
2011-08-14
Review of Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II Lens and Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 Lens Third Edition I could have given this review the title, "In Praise of the EF 85mm f/1.8 Lens." It does almost everything that the EF 85mm f/1.2 L does faster, cheaper, lighter and smal...
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Kenrockwell.com
Updated:
2011-08-14
This test exaggerates what I saw shooting. This is a tough test which shows even the slightest falloff. Except at f/1.2, I never saw any of this in real photography. There is falloff at f/1.2, but unless youre shooting in broad daylight, it doesnt ma...
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The-digital-picture.com
Updated:
2011-08-14
The Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L II USM Lens is the widest aperture lens Canon currently makes - allowing handholding and action stopping in the darkest conditions. The background blur capable of being produced by the Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L II USM Lens is stun...
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shutterbug.com
Updated:
2011-08-14
To ensure corner-to-corner sharpness and contrast throughout the focus range, and especially at wide apertures, the EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM incorporates a floating group construction along with a large aspherical lens element that has variable curvature...
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ephotozine.com
Updated:
2011-08-14
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 L II USM reviewHere is a lens from Canon that will make many photographers drool, and with the widest aperture in their current EF range, this new model becomes Canon?s definitive portraiture lens. We take a look at how it performs...
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photozone.de
Updated:
2011-08-14
The Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 USM L II is a lens where Canon "shows off" - it's the fastest, mass production 85mm SLR lens ever produced and a marvel within the lens lineup. It far from being a small and cheap item but you're getting quite some glass for yo...
Bottom line The Canon EF 85mm f/1.2 USM L II is THE portrait lens in the Canon lens lineup and within this scope it offers excellent if not outstanding field capabilities. It has an extremely sharp center quality and a superb bokeh. Technically it has also some f...
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photo.net
Updated:
2011-08-14
The Canon 85/1.2L lens is Canons fastest and highest quality short telephoto lens. It is designed for full-frame digital SLRs such as the Canon EOS 5D (review). If you are passionate about portraits in available light, buy one right now from amazon.co...
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Slrgear.com
Updated:
2011-08-14
(From Canon lens literature) Retaining the impressive optical performance and large aperture of the original EF 85mm f/1.2L USM, this new medium telephoto lens uses a Ring-type USM, high-speed CPU and optimized algorithms to achieve an autofocus speed...
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whatdigitalcamera.com
Updated:
2011-08-14
For the portrait photographer the 85mm lens is an incredibly popular choice, producing a pleasant perspective while allowing you to stay close enough to the subject to talk and maintain a rapport. There are plenty of 85mm lenses availab...
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