Welcome to our review page of the Canon EF 50mm F/1.8 II lens.

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 lens

The following table shows the basic characteristics of the lens.

Focal Length 50mm
Aperture F/1.8
Length 41.0mm (1.6 in)
Weight 130g (4.8 oz.)
Minimum focusing distance 0.45m (1.5 feet)
Filter Diameter φ52mm
Mounts available Canon EF

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