Compact, versatile, speedy and affordable, the new RF16mm F2.8 STM lens is a terrific complement to any EOS R series digital camera. Offering an ultra-wide angle of view and a bright f/2.8 aperture, it's an excellent choice whether taking interior photos in tight spaces, seeking out the perfect landscape, or as the perfect webcam lens when used in combination with an EOS camera and EOS Webcam Utility on a video call. With a 16mm F2.8 lens, you can experiment with enhancing perspectives, capturing starscapes, or with the close focusing distance of 5.11 inches, get up close to your subject while still keeping the background more visible. Video users will find this ultra-wide lens a natural for vlogging, especially with its supremely light weight. With its remarkable combination of optical excellence and refined performance, all in a small package that's easy to bring most anywhere, the RF16mm F2.8 STM is a stellar companion to any EOS R series digital camera.
Compatible with Canon EOS R series cameras
For use with your existing camera with an RF mount system.
Wide-angle lens for broad composition
Delivers stunning perspectives and allows you to include more of the scene in the frame.
16mm focal length
Wide-angle range helps you capture the optimal photo.
f/2.8 maximum aperture
Creates sharp, detailed images with shallow depth of field and softly blurred background. Performs best in moderate-to-bright light settings or outdoors on overcast days.
A:AnswerYou can definitely use this for photos however for video be aware that Canon has that wobble feature with the R5 I believe also with the R6. So take that into consideration or maybe shoot with a gimbal. However for photos I think you'll be more than happy.