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Canon ES-79II Lens Hood - Accessory

Canon ES-79II Lens Hood - Accessory

Plastic lens hood for Canon EF 85mm f1.2 L and EF 80-200mm f2.8 L lenses. Attaches via bayonet using two locks on either end. Black plastic construction.

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Canon EF

Canon introduced the EF mount to the world in 1987. At the time it was the first fully electronic lens mount on the market and offered faster autofocus than the competition. The all-electronic nature of the mount means that the oldest EF lenses will still work properly on the newest bodies without any compatibility issues.

The decision to completely scrap the FD mount was not a popular one at the time, but it allowed Canon to wrest control of the professional market away from Nikon.

One of the main advantages of the EF mount compared to Nikon F, Pentax K and Sony A is the shorter flange distance. The EF mount has less distance between the back of the lens to the image plane, allowing for the easy use of lens adapters. A shorter flange distance also allows for more effective wide-angle lenses at lower prices.

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Canon ES-79II Lens Hood - Accessory Availability & Price History
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06 Feb 2023 A65747 € 15,00 Canon ES-79II Lens Hood - Accessory Image