Canon Launches Seven Sumire Prime Lenses in India

  • The company had recently launched DSLR camera EOS 90D and EOS M6 Mark II in India
  • Canon claims the lenses come with aspherical lens 

Canon has launched cinema prime lens series called Sumire Prime at the broadcast India show. The company will be selling seven lenses under the Sumire Prime PL mount series.

Kazutada Kobayashi, president and CEO, Canon India pvt ltd, “In our constant endeavor to always delight the customers, this year, we announced the Sumire Lenses, a prime series of fixed focal length cinema lenses for PL mount cameras. We look forward to enhanced customer participation in the show, thereby aiming to connect and collaborate with more audience and drive greater visibility for the brand.”

The seven lenses in the series are CN-E14mm T3.1 FP X, CN-E20mm T1.5 FP X, CN-E24mm T1.5 FP X, CN-E35mm T1.5 FP X, CN-E50mm T1.3 FP X, CN-E85mm T1.3 FP X and CN-E135mm T2.2 FP X.

Low-dispersion glass

Canon claims the new lenses come with “Optical technologies as large-diameter aspherical lens elements and low-dispersion glass placed in a proprietary optical arrangement that realizes artistically pleasing image rendering while subjects maintain a sense of solidity.”

EOS 90D and EOS M6 Mark II

Canon India had recently launched DSLR camera EOS 90D and mirrorless camera EOS M6 Mark II in India. The company is selling the EOS M6 Mark II with a kit lens combination and the EOS 90D in a kit lens combination as well as only the body.

The EOS 90D comes with, high-precision dual pixel CMOS auto focus technology and a 32.5MP APS-C sensor. This makes the camera suitable for wedding photographers and high frame rate recording capabilities says Canon.

As per Canon, it is selling the EOS M6 Mark II with kit lens (EF-M15mm-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM lens) at a price of Rs 83,995. It has priced the EOS 90D body only at Rs 97,495. The EOS 90D with kit lens (EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM lens) is priced at Rs 1,27,495 and EOS 90D with kit lens (EF-S18-55mm f/4-5.6 IS STM lens) at Rs 1,03,495.