This is the lightest EF lens of all at a mere 4.6 oz. (130g). Compact and high-performance, standard lens. Its Gaussian optics provide sharp delineation from near to far focusing distances. The color balance is excellent for a standard lens.
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Perfect for Your Canon DSLR Camera
The Canon EOS EF 50 mm f/1.8 II USM lens is perfect for all entry-level Canon digital SLR cameras. Being the most lightweight and compact of all Canon EF lenses, this Canon EOS lens with in-built motor is easy to carry along on your photography assignments or leisure trips. This affordable, functional and user-friendly lens is sure to deliver exceptional clicks and surpass all your photography expectations. Go ahead and attach this standard length prime lens to your Canon DSLR to experience a whole new dimension in the world of photography.
Superior Performance Every Time
Canon EOS lens for DSLR camera features a standard focal length 50 mm that proves ideal for a multitude of shooting environments. Offering a maximum aperture of f/1.8, this efficient lens with in-built motor for Canon DSLR cameras delivers shallow depth of field focusing. This proves extremely useful when shooting in low-light conditions. The Gaussian optics of this lens offers sharp delineation throughout various focusing distances. Whether you are capturing an indoor wedding or a profile snapshot, this lens is sure to give you an exceptional colour balance.
The Canon EOS EF 50 mm f/1.8 II USM lens black is the lightest of all EF lenses, thanks to its plastic build, but ensures fine quality of images. With a weight of 130 gms, this DSLR lens proves to be the ideal choice whenever you need to travel light. It features Micromotor Autofocus and a 52 mm filter attachment. The Canon USM lens can be adjusted both manually and automatically. Mount it on any Canon DSLR camera irrespective of the camera sensor format to click beautiful pictures and record splendid videos wherever you go.
- Focal Length & Maximum Aperture: 50 mm 1:1.8
- Lens Construction: 6 elements in 5 groups
- Diagonal Angle of View of the Lens: 46 degrees
- Filter Size: 52 mm
- Closest Focusing Distance: 0.45 m/1.5 ft.