Canon EF 50mm F1.8 STM Lens
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The new generation of Canon's popular prime lens, the EF 50mm F1.8 STM. Whether you're shooting stills or video, the STM motor will ensure you will always achieve fast and smooth autofocus. The longer focal length achieved by using this lens on entry-level crop sensor EOS cameras, make the 50mm an ideal lens for tightly cropped portraiture.
- EF Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
- Maximum Aperture: f/1.8
- Optimized Lens Coatings
- STM AF Motor Supports Movie Servo AF
- Rounded 7-Blade Diaphragm
- Minimum Focus Distance: 14"
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At just 160 grams, this Canon EF 50mm f1.8 STM lens is incredible value for its size, not to mention value for money. A popular lens amongst EOS users of all types and experience levels, this lens is a perfect choice for your first foray into the world prime lenses.
When paired up with a APS-C format Digital SLR this lens benefits from a more magnified focal length, making it perfect for a tighter crop on your portraits. Also beneficial for portraiture is the large f1.8 maximum aperture, which allows you to explore the world of depth of field control, creating blurry backgrounds with sharp and precise foregrounds. This large aperture is also a great feature for lovers of low-light photography and travel-friendly handheld shooting.
An obvious advancement over previous versions of this popular compact prime lens, is the inclusion of the STM motor, which brings things more in line with modern cameras and there fast burst shooting rates and high definition movie quality. For these mentioned purposes the stepping motor delivers a quality of autofocus that is impressive in its speed as well as its smooth and quiet nature.Other Key Features
- There isn't much chance of this lens suffering from flare or ghosting, thanks to Canon's Super spectra coating.
- Out of focus areas are of a dreamy and attractive appearance due to a rounded 7-blade aperture diaphragm.
- An impressive closest focus distance of 14” allows you to create powerful images from close up to infinity
|Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)||EF5018ST|
|Fixed Focal Length||50mm|
|Manufacturer's Warranty||5 YEAR|