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The Canon CN-E 50mm T1.3 L F Cine Lens is a 50mm fixed focal length lens designed for cine-applications. It comes in Canon's EF mount and is for use with Canon's EOS C300 and with full-frame EOS DSLRs.
The lens is based on Canon's EF 50mm f/1.2L and is optimized for cine-use with upgraded optics and coating and a completely redesigned mechanical construction. A fast 1.3 aperture achieves superb quality in available light and a rounded 11-blade diaphragm along with the fast aperture produce strong bokeh and circular highlights. The diaphragm ring is stepless, super-smooth and totally manual, even when used with a DSLR, offering detailed handle. The lens features sharp optics capable of supporting even 4K recording quality.
The CN-E 50 was released with two complementary relatives - the CN-E 24mm and CN-E 85mm. All three lenses share the same front diameter, form factor, optical design, placement of gear rings and mechanical construction. Because of the identical characteristics, one lens can be swapped with another easily, even when geared accessories are involved.
Reviewed by 1 customers
If you enjoyed full control over your recording, especially on the EOS camera, you will love this lens. The manual exposure and focus control is a pleasure. The lens is bit bigger and take a bit to get use to it, but once you buildup enough muscle to handle it, you will love it. T1.3 is wonderful couple with high ISO capability of new cameras, dark environment shooting is no longer a issue, no more large group of helper to setup and calibrate lights. Anyone who is thinking of purchasing a new Cine lenses should consider CN-E.