Manufacturer’s Description

This is the lightest EF lens of all at a mere 4.6oz. 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.

The Specs

Physical Specifications
Length 1.6 in
Dimensions 1.60" Length x 2.70" Diameter
Diameter 2.7 in
Weight 4.60 oz
More Info
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Additional Specifications
Maximum Aperture 1.8 1/f
Max Aperture at Min Focal Length F/1.8
Category Lens Adapters
Description 0
Minimum Aperture 22 1/f
Lens Construction 6 Elements in 5 Groups
normalized-Weight 4.60
Min Aperture Value F/22
Compatible Camera Manufacturer Canon
Angle of View 46? - Diagonal
normalized-Height 40.64
Brand Name Canon
Height 1.6 in
Class Camera Accessories
Width 2.7 in
Field of View 46 degrees
Motorized Lens Yes
Product Line EF
Optics
Maximum Angle of View 46
Filter Size Supported 52 mm
Min Focus Distance 1.5 ft
Min Focal Length 50 mm
Quick Glance
Lens Type Telephoto
Max Aperture f/ 1.8
Compatible Camera Mount Canon EOS Cameras
Max Focal Length 50 mm