Canon EF 50mm F1.8 Specifications

 

More pictures of the Canon EF 50mm F1.8

Photo © 2012 by Waldemar Belter

 

 

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:
67.4mm

Length:
42.5mm

Weight:
190g

Focus Type:
AFD, straight helicoid focus mechanism

Full Focus Throw:
<180°

Dual Pixel CMOS AF:
supported

E-TTL II Distance Information:
no

IR Capability:
reported by Lens Play and IR Forum

Lens Hood:
ES-65 /II /III (ES-65 II doesn't feature flocking)

Produced:
1987 - 1990

Tests:
SLRgear; Modern Photography 07/1987 and 01/1989

Modern Photography Measurements:
51.09mm F1.89, 0.46% barrel distortion, 0.7 stops light falloff, optimum performance at F8 - F11 (both 63-56lp/mm), 45-40lp/mm wide open, 50-45lp/mm by F2.8, 56-50lp/mm by F4 and F5.6

Nickname:
"Grandad"


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