Choose your focus with this all-purpose telephoto lens
Bring your subject to the forefront with the EF 85mm f/1.8 USM's virtually circular aperture diaphragm, which creates soft out-of-focus regions.
Create your story by hand
The large f/1.8 aperture makes handheld shots a breeze in low-light or restricted depth-of-field scenarios.
Compress your perspective in portraiture
EF 85mm f/1.8 USM can slightly compresses perspective to reduce the size of prominent facial features.
Create stories in silence with ultrasonic focusing
This lens features a ring-type ultrasonic motor that drives autofocus quickly, and in near silence for portraiture and location shots alike.
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Compatible with extenders