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Canon RF 135mm f/1.8 L IS USM Lens

BH #CA13518RF • MFR #5776C002
Canon RF 135mm f/1.8 L IS USM Lens
Key Features
  • RF-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/1.8 to f/22
  • Nano USM AF System
  • Optical Image Stabilizer
Pairing a medium-telephoto focal length with an extremely bright maximum aperture, the Canon RF 135mm f/1.8 L IS USM offers an engaging mixture of high sharpness and shallow depth of field, making it an ideal choice for portrait subjects. Benefitting this desirable combination is an advanced L-series optical design, robust and weather-sealed construction, and fast AF along with dependable image stabilization for intuitive use.
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Canon RF 135mm F/1.8L IS USM Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Perfect Portrait Prime
  • 3L Series Optics
  • 4Nano USM Autofocus and Image Stabilization
  • 5Robust Design and Intuitive Handling
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Perfect Portrait Prime
Pairing a medium-telephoto focal length with an extremely bright maximum aperture, the Canon RF 135mm f/1.8 L IS USM offers an engaging mixture of high sharpness and shallow depth of field, making it an ideal choice for portrait subjects. Benefitting this desirable combination is an advanced L-series optical design, robust and weather-sealed construction, and fast AF along with dependable image stabilization for intuitive use.
L Series Optics
  • Impressively bright f/1.8 maximum aperture affords extensive control over depth of field for selective focus applications and also benefits working in low-light situations.
  • Three ultra-low dispersion elements control a variety of aberrations in order to achieve high sharpness, clarity, and accurate color rendering.
  • Both Air Sphere and Super Spectra Coatings improve image quality by maintaining high contrast and color accuracy while reducing lens flare and ghosting when working in strong lighting conditions.
  • Rounded nine-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality.
    Nano USM Autofocus and Image Stabilization
    • Nano USM delivers fast, accurate, and near silent autofocus performance to benefit both photo and video applications.
    • Customizable Lens Function buttons on the barrel permit intuitive tactile control and rapid access to shooting settings.
    • Benefitting handheld and monopod-based shooting, Optical Image Stabilization compensates for 5.5 stops of camera shake, or up to 8 stops if paired with in-body image stabilization, for sharper imagery.
    Robust Design and Intuitive Handling
    • Weather-sealed design for reliable use in inclement conditions.
    • Fluorine coating on front element helps repel moisture, dust, and fingerprints and is also easier to clean.
    • Configurable Control Ring can be used to adjust a variety of exposure settings, including aperture, ISO, and exposure compensation.

    Canon RF 135mm F/1.8L IS USM Specs

    Focal Length135mm
    Maximum Aperturef/1.8
    Minimum Aperturef/22
    Lens MountCanon RF
    Lens Format CoverageFull-Frame
    Angle of View18°
    Minimum Focus Distance2.3' / 70 cm
    Maximum Magnification0.26x
    Optical Design17 Elements in 12 Groups
    Diaphragm Blades9, Rounded
    Focus TypeAutofocus
    Image StabilizationYes
    Filter Size82 mm (Front)
    Dimensions (ø x L)3.5 x 5.1" / 89.2 x 130.3 mm
    Weight2.1 lb / 935 g

    Canon RF 135mm F/1.8L IS USM Reviews

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    Would this lens be good for macro, and for wide ...

    Would this lens be good for macro, and for wide angle in a cathedral...can it be used for fish eye effects? Will it support f8 and f11...we want everything super sharp, especially our portraits. Will it fit in my shirt pocket?
    Asked by: Dan
    The Canon 135mm lens is not a macro, wide angle or fisheye lens and not recommended for wide angle views in a church. It can be used at f8 and f11 and it is a very sharp lens. It is 3.5 by 5.1 inches and weighs 2.1 pounds so it would not fit into a shirt pocket.
    Answered by: Dan
    Date published: 2022-11-23

    Is it compatible with extenders ?

    Is it compatible with extenders ?
    Asked by: Ronald Hein
    Canon RF 135mm f/1.8 L IS USM Lens BH #CA13518RF is not compatible with Canon RF extenders.
    Answered by: samikg
    Date published: 2022-11-03

    Will the lens IS work in conjunction with in ...

    Will the lens IS work in conjunction with in camera for maximum Benicia, or is it one or the other ?
    Asked by: Nathan
    Yes. Which is amazing giving a end-user 2 full stops of stability.
    Answered by: hectorm
    Date published: 2022-11-08
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