7.4 out of 10 based on 7692 reviews

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

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  • User Score (6893)
    9.1 9.1 from 6893 reviewers
  • Expert Score (9)
    7.7 7.7 from 9 reviewers
  • Design (13)
    6.6 6.6 from 13 reviewers
  • Value for money (11)
    8.0 8.0 from 11 reviewers
  • Ease of use (33)
    7.7 7.7 from 33 reviewers
  • Overall quality (91)
    5.6 5.6 from 91 reviewers
  • Build quality (5)
    3.8 3.8 from 5 reviewers
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  • Manufacturer's Description

Lightweight and affordable, this sharp lens with a fast f/1.8 aperture is an excellent first lens for those who prefer a fixed focal length, and makes an excellent addition to any photographer’s system for available-light shooting. A traditional Gauss-type optical design ensures sharp performance even when wide open, and it focuses as close as 18 inches (0.45m).

  • Diagonal Angle of View: 46°

  • Lens Construction (elements/groups): 6/5

  • No. of Diaphragm blades: 5

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