Canon’s New EF 50mm f/1.8 IS STM Lens Leaks Out?

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This could very well be a low-res image of Canon’s upcoming EF 50mm f/1.8 IS STM lens, which has been rumored for quite some time. Photo Rumors received the image from a tipster with no further details about announcement time frame or availability.

Even from the low resolution image, it looks like it has a better build quality and certainly has a better focus ring that the $125 Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II lens. Of course, with Image Stabilization and the STM motor inside, I suspect this lens will run quite a bit higher than the “nifty fifty” seen below. [Read more…]

Canon DSLR and Lenses Rebates Extended

Canon April 2015 DSLR Rebates

The solid rebates we saw last month on Canon DSLRs and lenses have been extended through May 2, 2015. The DSLR instant rebates include deals up to $1100 off. The Canon 5D Mark III with the recent price drop and instant rebates is now $2499. You can also get a Canon 7D kit with lens for $849, among other deals. Check out all the deals here at B&H Photo.

Canon Lenses Rebates

Additionally, several Canon lenses have individual instant rebates up to $50 off, including some already affordable lenses like the EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM, EF 50mm f/1.4 USM and EF 85 f/1.8 USM lenses. Check them all out here at B&H Photo.