Canon CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Compact-Servo Cinema Zoom Lens with Serial Port (EF Mount)

BH #CAE1880EFSE • MFR #0146T961
Canon CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Compact-Servo Cinema Zoom Lens with Serial Port (EF Mount)
Key Features
  • Covers Super 35 & APS-C Formats
  • 5-Pin RS-422 Serial Communication Port
  • EF Mount
  • T4.4 Constant Maximum Aperture
The EF-mount Canon CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Compact-Servo Cinema Zoom Lens with Serial Port combines the functionality of Canon's EF lenses with the features and performance of their CN-E lineup. Designed for use with EF-mount cameras featuring Super 35 or APS-C sized sensors, the lens covers an incredibly useful 18-80mm focal range while maintaining a constant T-stop of T4.4 (f/4) throughout. Measuring 7.2" long and weighing only 2.65 lb, the lens presents itself as a compact, lightweight option suitable for a variety of productions.
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Canon Compact-Servo CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Lens Design
  • 3Servo Control
  • 4Functionality with Cinema EOS Cameras

The EF-mount Canon CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Compact-Servo Cinema Zoom Lens with Serial Port combines the functionality of Canon's EF lenses with the features and performance of their CN-E lineup. Designed for use with EF-mount cameras featuring Super 35 or APS-C sized sensors, the lens covers an incredibly useful 18-80mm focal range while maintaining a constant T-stop of T4.4 (f/4) throughout. Measuring 7.2" long and weighing only 2.65 lb, the lens presents itself as a compact, lightweight option suitable for a variety of productions.

The built-in RS-422 port allows for lens control, allowing you to configure your camera with this lens as a PTZ system. It is also well suited for remote operation such as when on a jib or crane. This functionality makes it particularly useful in houses of worship, concerts, and live productions wanting to get the cinematic look of this lens while maintaining remote control capabilities. It is worth noting that this lens is Canon's first cine-style option to incorporate image stabilization and auto-focus functionality when paired with Cinema EOS cameras.

Lens Design

  • RS-422 serial communication through 5-pin connector
  • Covers Super 35 and APS-C formats
  • 18-80mm focal range (4.4x zoom ratio)
  • Constant T4.4 (f/4) aperture
  • Parfocal design to maintain focus during zoom
  • Minimized focus breathing
  • Cine-standard 0.8 MOD focus gear ring
  • 0.5 MOD iris and zoom gear rings
  • Focus ring rotates 180°
  • Matching color characteristics to existing CN-E lenses
  • 9-blade iris
  • Iris closing
  • Compact and lightweight design

Servo Control

  • Servo control capability for all zoom, focus, and iris
  • Power provided via camera mount (from compatible cameras)

Functionality with Cinema EOS Cameras

  • Auto-focus function (Continuous AF, One-Shot AF, Focus Guide)
  • Image stabilization
  • Remote control of zoom, focus, and iris via 5-pin RS-422 port
  • Peripheral illumination correction
  • Chromatic aberration correction
  • Lens metadata record
  • T-stop/F-stop number display select
UPC: 660685206915

Canon Compact-Servo CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Specs

Focal Length18 to 80mm
Lens MountCanon EF
FormatSuper35/APS-C
Image Circle31.4 mm
Maximum T-StopT4.4
Maximum F-Stopf/4
Diagonal Angle of ViewSuper35: 80.5 to 21.1°
Minimum Focus DistanceFrom : 1.6' / 0.5 m
Iris Blades9
Front Diameter84 mm
Filter Thread77 mm
Zoom Ratio4.4x
Connectivity1 x 5-Pin (RS-422) Control
Dimensions (W x H)3.7 x 4.2" / 94 x 106.7 mm
Length7.2" / 18.23 cm
Weight2.6 lb / 1.2 kg
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