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Canon EF 50 mm f/1.8 STM

Manufacturer Canon
Model EF 50 mm f/1.8 STM
Lens style Normal
Focal length 50 mm
Maximum aperture f/1.8
Angle of view 46.8 o
Closest focusing distance 0.35 m
Maximum magnification 0.21
Minimum aperture 22
Number of diaphragm blades 7
Auto focus type AF / MF
Lens Construction 6 elements / 5 groups
Filter diameter 49 mm
Macro No
Available mounts Canon EF
Dimensions 39 x 69 mm
Weight 159 g
Additional information Announced: 11.05.2015
Metal mount
Average rating (2 owners reviews)
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Owners reviews (2)
  1. PeteTheChop
    PeteTheChop 15 June 2018, 17:24
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    IP 80.101.x.x
    Owner since: 1 month
    Price: 120 euro
    User profile: Amateur

    Cons: There none.

    Pros: Sharpness is acceptable wide open, very good from 2.5 onwards. Lightweight Useful focal length on both crop as well as full frame.

    Summary: Must have lens for every amateur

  2. Pro
    Pro 8 December 2016, 08:43
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    IP 81.186.x.x
    Owner since: 1 year
    Price: 140 Euro
    User profile: Semipro

    Cons: At 1.8 & 2 not so sharp at the edges.

    Pros: Very good form f2.5 and up , super at f5.6 and f8. At f2.8 the edges are sharper than the center of the 24-105 at f4!! Nice colors and bokeh. The image quality is on pair with the EF 50mm f1.4.

    Summary: Very nice and cheap lens that worth to have it.

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