Canon EF 50mm F1.8 II Specifications

 

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Compatibility:
analog/digital

Diagonal Angle of View:
46°

Maximum Magnification:
1:6.7

Minimum Aperture:
F22

Number of Aperture Blades:
5

Iris Pattern:
polygonal

Minimum Distance:
45cm

Filter Thread:
52mm

Maximum Diameter:
68.2mm

Length:
41mm

Weight:
130g

Focus Type:
micro motor, straight helicoid focus mechanism

Dual Pixel CMOS AF:
supported

E-TTL II Distance Information:
no

IR Capability:
reported by Lens Play and IR Forum

Lens Hood:
ES-62 (requires dedicated Hood Adapter Ring 62)

Produced:
1990

Tests:
PhotoZone tested on EOS 350D and 5D Mark II; DxO Labs; Photodo; LensTests

Nickname:
"Thrifty Fifty"

 

Additional Information:
The focus ring rotates during AF operation.
In 2016 Canon published a service advisory warning of counterfeit EF 50mm F1.8 II lenses. The counterfeits can be identified by a differing brand name font type at the rear ring of the lens [source].


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