I received my new Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM lens today and wanted to share my initial impressions.
This lens is situated as the next Nifty Fifty in Canon’s line-up, offering the popular 50mm focal length at an affordable $125 price point. Of course, on APS-C cameras like the Canon EOS Rebel series will provide a field of view equivalent to an 80mm lens on a full frame camera. This makes it a nice option as a beginner’s portrait lens for the Canon Rebel shooter. [Read more…]
Fotodiox has a new eyecup kit called the EyeVenger available for Canon DSLRs. The EyeVenger is designed with left and right eye cups (both are included) and ships with 18mm and 22mm mounting brackets to cover the gamut of Canon DSLR viewfinders. [Read more…]
Canon USA has several of its refurbished cameras and lenses on sale this weekend. Notable deals include:
- Canon 5D Mark III for $2199
- Canon 6D for $1299
- Canon 7D for $649
- Canon T5i for $449
- Canon PowerShot G1 X for $299.99
- Canon PowerShot G15 for $249.99
- Canon PowerShot SX170 HS for $79.99
- Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS II for $99.99
- Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III for $69.99
- Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS for $349
- Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II for $79.99
Since these are official Canon USA refurbished products, everything comes with Canon USA’s 1-year warranty. You can find everything here on Canon USA’s website.