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EF 50mm f/1.8 STM

Standard & Medium Telephoto

Item Code: 0570C002AA

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Features

  • Compact, lightweight fixed focal length lens ideal for everyday photos, and with a large f/1.8 aperture, a perfect lens for low-light photography and creative background blur.

  • 80mm effective focal-length when attached to an APS-C camera, optimal for portraits and photos of fast moving subjects such as children and pets.

  • A stepping motor (Gear-type STM) supports the Movie Servo AF function in providing smooth and quiet continuous AF during video recording, as well as when shooting photos.

  • Improved exterior design includes new focus ring placement making it the most compact Canon 50mm lens.

  • Metal mount helps provide stability and ruggedness.

  • Optimized lens placement and coatings help deliver outstanding color balance, while minimizing ghosting and flare.

  • Circular aperture (7 blades) helps deliver beautiful, soft backgrounds.

  • Minimum focusing distance of 1.15 ft. (0.35m); maximum magnification of 0.21x.


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Specifications

Focal Length & Maximum Aperture

50mm f/1.8

Lens Construction

6 elements in 5 groups

Diagonal Angle of View

46°

Focus Adjustment

AF with full-time manual

Closest Focusing Distance

1.15 ft./0.35m

Filter Size

49mm

Max. Diameter x Length, Weight

2.7 x 1.6 in., 5.7 oz.
69.2 x 39.3mm, 160g

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Canon EF 101: Series Overview

Canon offers a wide range of EF lenses and lens accessories. In this 9 part video series you'll learn all about lens basics and the various lenses available from your host, Canon expert Jon Lorentz.

Canon EF 101: Lens Basics

Take a quick and informative first step into the world of lenses with Canon expert Jon Lorentz, providing insight into the type of lenses available, helpful tips and more.

Canon EF 101: STM Lenses

Canon STM lenses have stepping motors that allow you to focus quietly and follow your subject smoothly. Canon expert Jon Lorentz demonstrates the quiet smoothness of Canon's STM technology.

Canon EF 101: Telephoto Lenses

Telephoto lenses let you get close in on a subject. Canon expert Jon Lorentz shows you how to get the most out of your Canon telephoto lenses.

Canon EF 101: Lens Accessories

Canon expert Jon Lorentz takes a look at some lens accessories including lens hoods, filters, extenders and more and how to care for them.

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