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Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Aspherique IF Canon versus Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM versus Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

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Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Aspherique IF Canon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/2[?]
17

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
7P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
1.7TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.7EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
5µm
dxomark
Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/1.8[?]
26

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
15P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
2TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.4%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.6EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
3µm
dxomark
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/1.2[?]
28

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
15P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
1.4TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.2%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.9EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
10µm
dxomark
Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Aspherique IF Canon
Announced2009-09-01 
Indicative price (USD) 285 
Aperturef/1.4  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 72 
Max diameter (mm) 78 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorNo  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focus/  
Number of lenses9  
Number of groups7  
Diaphragm blades8  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)74.7  
Weight (gr)539  

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Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM
Announced1992-07-01 
Indicative price (USD) 379 
Aperturef/1.8  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 58 
Max diameter (mm) 75 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorUSM  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses9  
Number of groups7  
Diaphragm blades8  
Circular apertureNo  
Length (mm)71.5  
Weight (gr)425  

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Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM
Announced2006-03-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1869 
Aperturef/1.2  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 72 
Max diameter (mm) 91.5 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorUSM  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses8  
Number of groups7  
Diaphragm blades8  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)84  
Weight (gr)1025  

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Canon EOS 1D Mark II N
#2
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
#3
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
#1
Canon EOS 1D Mark II N
#2
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
#3
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III

in P-Mpix
#1
Canon EOS 1D Mark II N
#2
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
#3
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
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Canon EOS 1D Mark II N
#2
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
#3
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
#1
Canon EOS 1D Mark II N
#2
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
#3
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III

in EV

in EV
#1
Canon EOS 1D Mark II N
#2
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
#3
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
Aperture: 1.4 - 2 - 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 1.8 - 2.8 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 1.2 - 2.8 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 16

in micrometer