This is March version of “What to Expect Next from Canon ?“. According to latest rumors and leaks over the web, here are some updated rumors about upcoming Canon cameras & lenses coming in 2019 to 2020, see the details below:
According to previous rumors, Canon may announce a new RF 14-21mm f/1.4L USM lens and a “crazy” prime lens in 2020 or later. Now according to CR, this “crazy” prime lens could be RF 135mm f/1.4L USM lens, along with RF 135mm f/1.8L USM lens in development. The release date for this lens is in later 2020.
At CP+ 2019, Canon shows off their upcoming six RF lenses at their booth. Here are images of these six RF lenses: RF 15-35mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens, Canon RF 24-70mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens, Canon RF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens, Canon RF 85mm f/1.2L USM DS Lens, Canon RF 85mm f/1.2L USM Lens, Canon RF 24-240mm f/4-6.3 IS USM Lens. As already announced before, these six lenses will be released in later 2019.
Samyang has officially announced two new RF mount lenses for Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless cameras: Samyang MF 14mm f/2.8 RF Lens and Samyang MF 85mm f/1.4 RF Lens. The US price for both lenses is not available yet, you can check pre-order options at B&H Photo Video/Adorama. According to Samyang, both lenses will be released soon.