Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lenses is an affordable, high quality lens that’s perfect for creative portraits and low-light photos. Blur backgrounds to make your subject stand out, and enjoy smooth near-silent STM focusing when shooting movies.
The Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lenses blurs the background behind your subject so they really stand out. It will also let you fill the frame without getting uncomfortably close, making it easier to get a natural expression on their face. When used on a full-frame EOS camera the Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lenses acts as a standard lens, giving a perspective, similar to that of the human eye – ideal for high-quality everyday photography.
Near-silent STM technology focuses extremely quickly when shooting still photos, so you can react suddenly to capture fleeting moments. When capturing video focusing is smoother and slower, for footage that has a professional cinematic look to it. The Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lenses lets in lots of light, so you can keep shooting even when conditions begin to get dark. Capture the mood of the moment using atmospheric available light – you’ll love the results! This fixed, non-zooming lens delivers superb images, whether you’re shooting photos or movies. Sharpness is enhanced, contrast is boosted and distortion is reduced for a more natural result.
The glass elements used in the Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lenses are layered with Canon’s bespoke Super Spectra coating, which prevents flare and ghosting when shooting into the light.
The diminutive Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lenses weighs just 160g and is only 40mm long, so you’ll always have room for it in your bag. A tactile manual focus ring is easy to find and use without taking the camera away from your eye.
- A fantastic lens for portraits
- Fast, virtually silent focusing
- A great performer in low-light conditions
- Super-sharp image quality
- Compact ‘go-everywhere’ design