Yongnuo clones Canon’s ‘nifty fifty’ down to every last detail at half the price



Yongnuo, known maker of low-cost speedlights and radio triggers, is officially getting into the optics game. Continuing its tradition of ripping off products from the larger makers in the photography world, its first foray into the optics world is a ‘nifty fifty’ that is all but identical to Canon’s 50mm f/1.8.

This ‘clone’ as we’ll call it, is identical to Canon’s 50mm f/1.8 in almost every way: the typography, the placement of buttons, the focus ring and more. The only real difference is the lack of Canon branding and the price…

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via Imaging Resource News Page http://ift.tt/1C2OCbi


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