Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens Review

Canon celebrated the 25th year anniversary of the EF 50mm f/1.8 II Lens with … the announcement of its replacement,
the Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens.
The 50mm f/1.8 II was an extremely popular lens, primarily because of its introduction-to-prime-wide aperture and good stopped-down image quality at a very low price.
Many had long been waiting for a new 50mm lens from Canon and the 50mm STM Lens appeared to be a significant upgrade while retaining essentially the same ultra-small size and weight.
That the new lens remained Canon’s lowest-priced definitely produced smiles. read more

Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM Lens Review

There is a new king of the 35mm f/1.4 lens lineup.
With its introduction, the Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM Lens raises the bar on image quality delivered at this focal length and aperture.
This lens is not small, light or inexpensive, but it is an impressive performer, delivering remarkable image quality at an extreme wide aperture that begs for torturous low light conditions. read more