Canon 50mm f/1.8 EF
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Optical performance of this inexpensive lens is very good. Mechanically, it is better than its successor, with a metal mount.
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Mount: Canon EF.
Aperture range: f/1.8 to f/22.
Close focus distance (CFD): 45 cm / 1.48 ft (from sensor plane).
CFD magnification: 1:6.7 / 0.15X.
Focus: AF (built-in, gear-type).
Filter diameter: 52 mm.
L x D, W: 43 x 68 mm, 190 g.
IR: No hotspot reports.
Production: 1987-1990, replaced by: Canon 50mm f/1.8 EF II.
Canon is a multinational corporation headquartered in Tokyo, Japan specializing in the manufacture of imaging and optical products. Its products including cameras, lenses, flash units, scanners, photocopiers, printers and steppers (used in semiconductor fabrication). The company was founded in 1937 as Precision Optical Instruments Laboratory and renamed Canon Inc. in 1947.