7.2 out of 10 based on 7368 reviews

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

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  • User Score (7336)
    9.1 9.1 from 7336 reviewers
  • Expert Score (6)
    7.7 7.7 from 6 reviewers
  • Design (13)
    6.4 6.4 from 13 reviewers
  • Value for money (9)
    7.5 7.5 from 9 reviewers
  • Ease of use (33)
    7.5 7.5 from 33 reviewers
  • Overall quality (89)
    5.3 5.3 from 89 reviewers
  • Build quality (3)
    4.5 4.5 from 3 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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