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Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM

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EF 85mm f/1.8 USM

Rating: 4.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 5

Lowest Price: £327.00

Manufacturer's Description:



A short telephoto focal length, combined with a large maximum aperture and fast autofocus speed, make the EF 85mm f/1.8 USM an ideal optic for any photographer shooting portraiture.

Chromatic Aberration Charts

Chromatic Aberration @ 85mm | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/canon85mmf18CA_1311239160.jpg">High-Res</a>

MTF Charts

MTF Chart | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/CAEF8518USM.gif">High-Res</a>
MTF @ 85mm | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/canon85mmf18MTF_1311239163.jpg">High-Res</a>

Photos of Equipment

Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM
Canon Ef 85mm F1 8 Angled | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/canon-ef-85mm-f1-8-angled_1461070888.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon Ef 85mm F1 8 Direct | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/canon-ef-85mm-f1-8-direct_1461070891.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon Ef 85mm F1 8 Rear | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/canon-ef-85mm-f1-8-rear_1461070894.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon Ef 85mm F1 8 Side | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/canon-ef-85mm-f1-8-side_1461070896.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 85mm F1 8 Lens (1) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EF-85mm-f1-8-lens-1_1463747395.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 85mm F1 8 Lens (2) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EF-85mm-f1-8-lens-2_1463747403.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 85mm F1 8 Lens (3) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EF-85mm-f1-8-lens-3_1463747408.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 85mm F1 8 Lens (4) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EF-85mm-f1-8-lens-4_1463747417.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 85mm F1 8 Lens (5) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EF-85mm-f1-8-lens-5_1463747424.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EOS 80D (16) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EOS-80D-16_1463747435.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EOS 80D (18) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EOS-80D-18_1463747443.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 85mm F1 8 (2) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EF-85mm-f1-8-2_1503403349.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 85mm F1 8 (3) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EF-85mm-f1-8-3_1503403353.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 85mm F1 8 (4) | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EF-85mm-f1-8-4_1503403358.jpg">High-Res</a>

Sample Photos

Sharpness is already very good in the centre at f/1.8 - 1/500 sec | f/1.8 | 85.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon85mmf18073_1311238367.jpg">High-Res</a>
Out of focus backgrounds are rendered smoothly - 1/200 sec | f/2.8 | 85.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon85mmf18076_1311238484.jpg">High-Res</a>
When stopped down, this lens is capable of excellent sharpness from edge to edge - 1/125 sec | f/8.0 | 85.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon85mmf18077_1311238618.jpg">High-Res</a>
Contrast holds up well, even when shooting into the light - 1/1250 sec | f/2.0 | 85.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon85mmf18080_1311238786.jpg">High-Res</a>
1/640 sec | f/8.0 | 85.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon85mmf18082_1311238906.jpg">High-Res</a>
1/125 sec | f/8.0 | 85.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon85mmf18087_1311239046.jpg">High-Res</a>
The 85mm lens gives a 136mm equivalent on an APS-C Canon EOS 80D (Converted From Raw) | 1/640 sec | f/2.0 | 85.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="https://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-85mm-f18-USM-29/highres/Canon-EOS-80D-85mm-IMG_2393-converted-from-raw-_1464700036.jpg">High-Res</a>

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