New Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 IS Lens Coming Soon?

The Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM has been around for a long time; however, new rumors point to a possible replacement with Image Stabilization coming in the near future.  A rumored price point of $799 has been suggested (compare to $339 for the current version with rebates).

Additionally, pricing of $849 for the rumored Canon EF 24-70mm f/4L IS lens has been thrown out as well.

Which lens do you want to see more?

[via Canon Rumors]

Leica APO-Summicron-M 50mm F/2 ASPH

APO-Summicron-M 50mm f2

Leica has introduced the a new 50mm M-mount lens, the APO-Summicron-M 50mm F/2 ASPH.

The new lens should be available in July 2012 for $7495.

More details in the press release below. [Read more…]