» Posts Tagged ‘Canon 50mm f1.4’

26Nov Canon 50mm f1.4 on sale for $314

Right now Amazon has the Canon 50mm f1.4 on sale for $314 with free shipping. That’s a savings of $85 over the normal price of $399. The 50mm f1.4 is a big step up in build quality over the $99 50mm f1.8 and well worth checking out if you’re in the market for a fast […]

28Aug Canon 50mm f1.4 or Canon 50mm f1.2?

The Canon 50mm f1.2 (above right) is a beautiful (and massive) piece of glass. Weighing in at about 1.3 pounds (590 g), this monster of a prime is a nice piece of kit. The 50 f1.2 is fully weather sealed with a solid metal housing and sports the smooth action of a large focus ring. It’s 8-blade circular […]

22Aug Voigtlander 40mm f2.0 Ultron SL-II review video

The Voigtlander 40mm f2.0 Ultron SL-II lens is sort of an odd ball. It’s manual focus with electronically controlled aperture, all metal build, and the “close-up” attachment are interesting and strange features. Over all I enjoyed this lens, but its not an item for everyone. At $199 the Canon 40mm f2.8 could be considered a […]