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Canon EF 50-200 mm f/3.5-4.5

Manufacturer Canon
Model EF 50-200 mm f/3.5-4.5
Lens style Standard zoom
Focal length 50 - 200 mm
Maximum aperture f/3.5 - 4.5
Angle of view 46.8 - 12.3 o
Closest focusing distance 1.2 m
Maximum magnification 1:4.38
Minimum aperture 29
Number of diaphragm blades 8
Auto focus type AF
Lens Construction 16 elements / 13 groups
Filter diameter 58 mm
Macro No
Available mounts Canon EF
Dimensions 58 x 75.6 mm
Weight 146.4 g
Additional information Marketed December 1987
Average rating (2 owners reviews)
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4.17 Good
Owners reviews (2)
  1. ilgom
    ilgom 1 April 2014, 18:33
    Build quality
    Optical quality
    Value for money


    IP 149.172.x.x
    Owner since: 1 year
    Price: 85 EUR
    User profile: Amateur

    Cons: Slow AF. Loud AF

    Pros: Accurate AF. Sharp. Sharp... ...on crop sensor (50D) as well as on FF (5D)

    Summary: Good value for money. It's fun to have it on my camera

  2. Joey-Meowy
    Joey-Meowy 8 April 2013, 17:44
    Build quality
    Optical quality
    Value for money


    IP 149.154.x.x
    Owner since: 8 years
    Price: Don't reme
    User profile: Amateur

    Cons: Old design with slow AF and rotating front element. Hard to find.

    Pros: 50-200 zoom range much better than 70-200.

    Summary: Very useful compliment to a 28-70, 28-105, etc.