August 8, 2017


Notice about compatibility for Canon EOS 6D Mark II with Tamron lens

Tamron Co., Ltd.


Dear users and potential purchasers of Tamron interchangeable lenses.


Thank you for using Tamron products and for your continuous support.


Please kindly note the following when using a Tamron lens on a recently announced Canon EOS 6D Mark II. (Introduced market on August 4th, 2017 in Japan)

1. Please make sure the “Lens aberration correction” function to be turned off prior to use of the camera. (from camera menu) However, you may turn off the function only on Program modes.
i.e. Program AE, Shutter priority, Aperture priority, Manual exposure mode.

2. We have found with the Tamron lenses listed below, under the “Live View” Mode, an error will occur without the above settings. Turning the “Lens aberration correction” function “OFF”, there will be no error message.

・ SP 35mm F/1.8 Di VC USD (Model F012)
・ SP 45mm F/1.8 Di VC USD (Model F013)
・ SP 85mm F/1.8 Di VC USD (Model F016)

* Please try to remove and insert battery when the error occurs.


We sincerely apologize to all users and potential purchasers for any inconvenience this issue may cause.