Canon Prime Lenses

Canon 135mm f2.0L Lens Review

by admin on June 4, 2012

It has been proven that a focal length of 135mm is the ultimate tight portrait focal length. Due to its minimal distortion, this is one focal length that minimizes common wide angle and telephoto distortions producing the most flattering end result. Canon introduced the 135mm f2.0L nearly 20 years ago in 1996 and has been […]

The Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM prime lens is very popular among photographers. There are very good reasons why this lens has found a home in so many photographers’ bags. First of all, the 50 1.4 sits in the middle of Canon’s 50mm prime lineup. It sits between the EF 50mm f/1.8 II and the […]

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II Lens Review

by admin on January 28, 2012

If you are looking for a lens that will produce high quality results at a lower cost than most Canon lenses, the Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 standard lens is an excellent choice. Many photographers consider this the best value of any lens in the Canon lineup. For the price, it is very difficult to find […]

Canon EF 200mm f/2.8L II USM Lens Review

by admin on April 19, 2010

The Canon EF 200mm f/2.8L II telephoto lens is a popular, low-cost alternative to expensive zoom lenses. While it does not have the versatility of a zoom lens, it does offer exceptional image quality, a great focal length for a variety of useful applications, and a lower cost than most lenses from Canon’s fabled “L […]

Canon EF 100mm f/2.0 USM Lens Review

by admin on April 19, 2010

The Canon EF 100mm f/2.0 telephoto lens is a great portrait lens addition to any photographer’s arsenal. On full frame digital SLR bodies, the 100mm focal length is ideal for portraiture. This lens is made for that purpose, and as such, it makes its way into the camera bags of many amateurs and professionals. On […]

Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS USM Lens Review

by admin on April 16, 2010

The Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS USM super telephoto lens is one of the biggest lenses in production. Canon has only made a few larger. Fortunately, its massive size and weight match the optical quality it delivers. Canon claims that this lens is the “world’s best” for nature and wildlife photography. Professional nature photographers who […]

Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens Review

by admin on April 16, 2010

The Canon 300mm f/2.8L IS USM telephoto lens might just deliver the best image quality of any Canon lens. While this is a matter subject to a great deal of opinion, it is clear that professionals love the image quality possibilities this lens offers. While expensive, it packs many features that professionals crave. The 300mm […]

Canon EF 300mm f/4L IS USM Lens Review

by admin on March 30, 2010

Photographers looking for the perfect wildlife, nature and sports photography lens often end their search at the Canon 300mm f/4 “L series” telephoto lens. This lens incorporates the highest quality Canon “L series” glass in a relatively light (considering the focal length) and comparatively less expensive package. Images from the 300mm f/4 are sharp and […]

Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens Review

by admin on March 30, 2010

The Canon 85mm f/1.8 medium telephoto lens is designed to deliver a practical solution for photographers who require a portable lens that performs well in low light conditions at a reasonable price. The value of this lens is exceptional. It boasts a sturdy Canon build quality and optical elements specially designed to create sharp images […]

Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Lens Review

by admin on March 30, 2010

The Canon 50mm f/1.4 prime lens meets the demands of photographers who require a fast, low-light work horse with high quality optics and a superior build quality at an affordable price. This lens features two top-quality refraction elements and high end Gaussian optics that create sharp and contrast rich images with very little lens flare. […]