The Canon EF 50mm lens are lightweight and affordable and offer a fast f/1.8 aperture. It is an excellent lens for those who prefer a fixed focal length in their lenses. They are Canon’s lightest EF lens and weigh only about 4.6 ounces. It also boasts a traditional Gauss-type optical design that delivers a sharp performance even when wide open. As a result, the lens provide an image that’s extremely close to how the eye perceives a subject, making it excellent for portraits and images that require a natural depth of field. Also, the lens focuses as close as 18 inches, enabling the photographer to take extreme close-ups pics. Finally, the lens offers an excellent color balance. These lens carry a one-year warranty.
When dealing with lenses for Canon EOS cameras, it’s important to not only get the best in name, but more importantly the best in quality. The EF 50mm f/1.2l USM line of lenses are the top of the line in quality. Suitable for almost any situation, these weather resistant, high efficiency lenses are made in such a way that they are optimized to eliminate most if not all inaccuracies in shooting.
The Specifications include:
- 50mm focal length
- A Maximum aperture of f/1.2
- 8 elements in 6 groupslens construction
- 46 degrees diagonal angle of view
- Autofocus with full-time manual lens adjustment
- A Close focusing distance of 1.48 feet
- A Filter size of 72mm
- 3.4 inches in diameter and 2.6 inches length
- Weighs just about 19.2 ounces
- Includes a one year warranty.