According to a trusted source from CanonRumors, Canon will soon announce a new 50mm lens in the next few weeks.
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According to CanonRumors, Canon is working on a new 50mm prime lens (no mention of aperture), to replace current EF 50mm f/1.4 USM or EF 50mm f/1.2L USM lens.
According to recent rumors from CR, Canon will soon announce two new EF lenses soon after Friday’s announcement.
Recent rumors shows that a new 50mm f/1.4 IS lens is coming in 2013. The old EF 50mm f/1.4 was release in 1993, and recently got a price drop to $299. It sounds like a 1.4 IS variant is going to be announced in 2013. There also rumors an f/1.8 IS version existing. Don’t expect such a lens to be much less than the $800 that the EF 24 f/2.8 IS, EF 28 f/2.8 IS and EF 35 f/2 IS all approximately cost. Read More »