Canon RF 85mm f/1.2L USM Review

January 24, 2020 | Mark Goldstein |

Main Rivals

Listed below are some of the rivals of the Canon RF 85mm f/1.2L USM.

Canon EF 85mm f/1.4L IS USM

The Canon EF 85mm f/1.4L IS USM is a brand new short telephoto prime lens for full-frame DSLR cameras. Retailing for £1569 / $1599, read our in-depth Canon EF 85mm f/1.4L IS USM review to find out if this is the best 85mm lens for Canon users.

Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 FE

The Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 FE is a very fast classic portrait prime lens for Sony Alpha full-frame mirrorless cameras. Competitively priced at £599 / $699, is the Samyang 85mm FE a viable alternative to Sony's equivalent lenses? Read our Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 FE review, complete with full-size sample images, to find out...

Samyang Premium MF 85mm f/1.2

The Samyang Premium MF 85mm f/1.2 is a very fast short telephoto prime lens for full-frame DSLR cameras. The Samyang 85mm f/1.2 is a manual-focus lens comprised of 10 elements arranged in 7 groups. Retailing for £899 / $999, read our in-depth Samyang Premium MF 85mm f/1.2 review...

Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG HSM Art

The Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG HSM is a fast short telephoto prime lens for full-frame DSLR cameras. The 85mm f/1.4 features 14 optical elements in 12 groups and a HSM focusing system which provides quiet, smooth and fast autofocus with full-time manual focus override. Retailing for £1099 / $1199, read our expert Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG HSM review to find out if it's the ultimate 85mm lens...

Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD

The new Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD is a short telephoto prime lens for DSLR cameras which boasts several class-leading features. Can it beat its main rivals from Canon, Nikon and Sigma? Find out in our Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD review...

Zeiss Milvus 85mm f/1.4

The Zeiss Milvus 85mm f/1.4 is a brand new short-telephoto prime lens for Canon and Nikon 35mm full-frame DSLR cameras. The manual-focus-only Milvus 85mm offers a fast f/1.4 maximum aperture, 9 aperture blades, and superlative build quality including weatherproofing. Read our Zeiss Milvus 85mm f/1.4 review now...