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Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM and Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM have begun shipping

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I have received reports and confirmations that the Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM and Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM have begun shipping to folks that had preordered.  Quantities are limited, but they should begin arriving on doorsteps or in-store tomorrow.

Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM Key Features

  • First ultra-wide-angle, fixed focal length RF lens
  • High image quality and bright, fixed f/2.8 maximum aperture
  • A stepping motor (gear-type STM) that provides smooth & quiet continuous AF during video recording
  • Supremely lightweight and compact, for an ultra-wide lens for full-frame cameras
  • Minimum focusing distance of 5.11 inches and a maximum magnification of 0.26x
  • Control/Focusing Ring can directly adjust numerous settings
  • Fixed Focal Length: Focal Length: 16mm
  • Lens Type: Wide Angle Lens

Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Key Features

  • Compact, lightweight and high-image quality RF tele zoom lens
  • Optical Image Stabilizer with up to 5.5 stops of shake correction
  • Minimum focusing distance of 2.89 feet at 200mm and a maximum magnification of 0.41x at 400mm
  • High speed, smooth and quiet autofocus with Canon’s Nano USM
  • 9-blade circular aperture for beautiful bokeh
  • Control Ring for direct setting changes
  • High speed, smooth and quiet autofocus with Canon’s Nano USM
  • Compatible with optional Canon Extenders RF1.4x and RF2x

Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM | Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM

neuroanatomist

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Many other RF lenses (24-70/2.8L, 100-500) are showing up on B&H and Amazon as 'more on the way' and 'in stock soon'.
 
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koenkooi

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Received the pre-order invoice 22 minutes ago and paid it, the RF16mm should arrive tomorrow afternoon!
 
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hunck

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RF 16mm. Ordered mine in Holland. (cameranu) It shipped today, I'll have it in a few hours.
 

InchMetric

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First day order from BH shows no action yet.
 

koenkooi

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RF 16mm. Ordered mine in Holland. (cameranu) It shipped today, I'll have it in a few hours.
Ah, you went for the faster shipping option! Please give us an impression when you receive it, that should tide me over till postnl shows up tomorrow around 16:00 :)
 
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FrenchFry

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Looks like a lot of people on Europe have gotten lucky! Anyone get their preorders in the US yet? From where?