UNREAL DEAL! Save over £900 on the Canon RF 50mm f/1.2 lens

Deal Canon RF 50mm f/1.2L

This is one of the best savings I've ever seen on a Canon lens – let alone one of the most coveted lenses ever released for the RF mount! 

You can save £912 on the Canon RF 50mm f/1.2L, which is truly unbelievable! Amazon has slashed the lens from £2,589.99 to £1,927.47, but it's eligible for a further £250 off thanks to Canon's Winter Cashback program – making it just £1,677.47, its lowest price ever!

You'll need to be quick, though – Amazon could change the price at any time, and Canon's Winter Cashback offer ends on January 16! 

(Read here for more on camera cashback and how it works, and full details can be found on the Canon website.)

Canon RF 50mm f/1.2L | was £2,589.99 | £1,677.47
SAVE £912.52 (at Amazon w/ cashback)

Canon RF 50mm f/1.2L | was £2,589.99 | £1,677.47
SAVE £912.52 (at Amazon w/ cashback)
With its lightning-fast f/1.2 aperture, L-series optical engineering and weather sealing, this is one of Canon's flagship RF lenses – and one of the niftiest fifties ever made!

Why is this lens so coveted? I first fell in love with it back in 2018, when I used it at Canon's insane cyberpunk EOS R launch event. Shooting in nightclub-like lighting conditions, its f/1.2 aperture not only ensured great performance and autofocus in limited illumination – it gave that beautiful, blown-out background blur that photographers love (check out a sample from that night below).

On top of that, the signature red ring tells you that this is one of Canon's premium, professional L-series lenses – which means you get tip-top optical engineering as well as weather-sealing. This is a dream lens for any Canon user – and at this price, it's even dreamier!

(Image credit: Chris George)

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James Artaius
Editor

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.