The replacement of the current EF 50mm f/1.4 USM lens was due for long time because it has ruled more than 30 years in the lens world .Now a latest rumor surfaced on CanonRumors that Canon is in the process of introducing a latest 50mm prime lens, which will be the successor of the current EF 50mm f/1.4 USM or EF 50mm f/1.2L USM lens. Since it has not mentioned the aperture of the upcoming lens yet.
It is also expected that it will be announced along with image stabilization system.
According to recent rumor, it is expected that the upcoming lens 50mm f/1.2L will sport a floating lens element, as seen in the EF 85mm f/1.2L II model, it will be lighter and comes with faster auto focus along with the most advanced coatings.
The exact date of its announcement is still unknown yet but it is expected that it will be announced in the coming year 2016.
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