Canon's EF 50 F1.8 STM Lens is a compact, lightweight addition to your Canon camera. Attach it to an APS-C camera for an effective focal length of 80 mm. It features smooth AF and a metal mount for added stability.
Compact and lightweight?an outstanding walk-around lens Canon's EF 50mm f/1.8 STM is a great entry into the world of EOS prime lenses. With an 80mm effective focal-length on APS-C cameras, 50mm on full-frame cameras, it's an excellent prime lens for portraits, action, even nighttime photography. Its bright maximum aperture of f/1.8 helps it not only to excel in low light, but also to capture gorgeous, sharp images and movies with beautiful background blur thanks to its circular 7-blade design. An updated lens arrangement with new lens coatings helps render images with excellent color balance, plus minimized ghosting and flare. Performance is brilliant, with a stepping motor (gear-type STM) to deliver near silent, continuous Movie Servo AF for movies plus speedy, smooth AF for stills. A redesigned exterior with improved focus ring placement makes manual focus adjustments a breeze. Canon's most compact 50mm lens, the EF 50mm f/1.8 STM has a rugged metal mount, plus an improved minimum focusing distance of 1.15 ft. (0.35m) and a maximum magnification of 0.21x. Offering sharp performance for the best in movies and stills, it's a fixed focal length gem?the perfect lens for photographers and moviemakers to expand the creative possibilities with their EOS cameras.
|Lens Type:||Digital SLR Lenses|
|Aperture (Max. & Min.):||Max: f/1.8, Min: NA|
|Camera Mount Type:||Canon EF|
|Angle of View:||46 degrees|
|Minimum Focus Distance:||0.35m / 1.15 ft.|
|Maximum Close-Up Magnification:||0.21x|
|Groups/Elements:||5 Groups / 6 Elements|
|Dimensions (DxL):||69.2 x 39.3mm / 2.7 x 1.5 in.|
|Weight:||159g / 5.6 oz.|