CANON RF 100MM F/2.8L MACRO IS USM
Photography week|September 16, 2021
Possibly the finest macro lens we’ve ever used
James Artaius

www.canon.co.uk £1,479/$1,399

This is the one we’ve been waiting for! Canon’s RF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM has been a hotly anticipated lens ever since the EOS R system was first announced in 2018. It’s the successor to the beloved EF 100mm f/2.8L IS USM Macro – one of the best macro lenses ever made, and a staple in the bags of professionals and amateurs alike.

That lens was so good that this new version has a tough row to hoe to convince existing owners to upgrade – or even to sway newcomers to the system to buy the pricey new RF version, rather than the slightly cheaper EF option, which can be seamlessly used on EOS R cameras with Canon’s mount adapter.

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