Pancake lenses have been very popular for a long time in the mirrorless market. So far Canon has been reluctant to enter this market. The release of the this 40mm pancake lens might be an approach to competing with mirrorless designs by minimizing the size of a DSLR set. But how useful is a lens in this (price)range? Lets take a look!
A 40mm lens sits pretty nicely between 35mm and 50mm. As this 40mm is not very fast (f/2.8), it’s lens design is very simple READ MORE »