Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM

Version: 1,8 - 22
Aperture
118,95
Temporarily sold out
118,95
Temporarily sold out

Product information

Key specs

Lens mount
Canon EF mount
Suitable for camera type
APS-C, Full frame
Lens compatible with
Canon SLR cameras
Zoom or prime lens
Prime lens
Lens type
Standard

Pros and cons

According to our camera lens expert
  • The lens has a large maximum aperture.
  • No disruptive noises in your videos thanks to the silent autofocus motor.
  • The lens coating prevents lens errors and enhances image quality.
  • A lens hood for photographing in bright sunlight isn't included.
Product Expert camera lenses

Description

The Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM is a luminous intensity lens. Due to the large maximum aperture of f/1.8, you can take photos with background blur and attract attention to your subject. This will allow you to take beautiful portraits pictures. The stepping motor (STM) not only makes the lens suitable for photography, but also videography. This focusing motor allow you to focus on your subject smoothly and silently. You won't have any disruptive noises in your videos.

The Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM is a luminous intensity lens. Due to the large maximum aperture of f/1.8, you can take photos with background blur and attract attention to your subject. This will allow you to take beautiful portraits pictures. The stepping motor (STM) not only makes the lens suitable for photography, but also videography. This focusing motor allow you to focus on your subject smoothly and silently. You won't have any disruptive noises in your videos.


Included by default

Included by default

Key specs

Lens mount
Canon EF mount
Suitable for camera type
APS-C, Full frame
Lens compatible with
Canon SLR cameras
Zoom or prime lens
Prime lens
Lens type
Standard

Included by default

Included by default


Rating

Rating per section

Picture quality
10
Weight/size
10
User friendliness
10
Design
10
Options
9,7

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

5 / 5 stars
10/10
"great camera for beginners"

Leonardo Piumi | 20 December 2018 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

  • Pros:
    easy to use
  • Pros:
    great quality and weight
  • Pros:
    great pics

A great camera for starting photography.


4.5 / 5 stars
9,2/10
"Go for it, you wont regret."

NH Evan | 30 November 2018 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

  • Pros:
    Its cheap
  • Pros:
    It takes awesome portrait as intended

I needed a cheap lens to take portraits of my new born daughter and the lens perfectly satisfies that need.


5 / 5 stars
9,7/10
"The best lens for portraits and more in its price range."

Guglielmo Piasenti | 5 November 2020 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

  • Pros:
    Lightweight
  • Pros:
    Very portable
  • Pros:
    Good picture quality
  • Pros:
    The best for its price

I really enjoy taking pictures with this camera, using a prime lens like this changes the way of approaching photography.


great camera for beginners

5 / 5 stars
10
  • Pros:
    easy to use
  • Pros:
    great quality and weight
  • Pros:
    great pics

A great camera for starting photography.

Leonardo Piumi | 20 December 2018 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

Go for it, you wont regret.

4.5 / 5 stars
9,2
  • Pros:
    Its cheap
  • Pros:
    It takes awesome portrait as intended

I needed a cheap lens to take portraits of my new born daughter and the lens perfectly satisfies that need.

NH Evan | 30 November 2018 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

The best lens for portraits and more in its price range.

5 / 5 stars
9,7
  • Pros:
    Lightweight
  • Pros:
    Very portable
  • Pros:
    Good picture quality
  • Pros:
    The best for its price

I really enjoy taking pictures with this camera, using a prime lens like this changes the way of approaching photography.

Guglielmo Piasenti | 5 November 2020 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

Great lens

5 / 5 stars
10
  • Pros:
    Small
  • Pros:
    Light
  • Pros:
    Price

Great lens for money, aka "nifty fifty", must have

Marek Turosak | 24 April 2019 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

Beste aankoop voor de beginnende fotograaf

5 / 5 stars
10
  • Pros:
    Compact
  • Pros:
    Goedkoop
  • Pros:
    Snelle auto focus
  • Con:
    Lens cap kan niet met een stap verbonden worden

Compacte lens om mooie portret foto’s mee te maken.

Ishairo Gibson | 28 December 2019 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

Goede prijs-kwaliteit voor portretfotografie

5 / 5 stars
10
  • Pros:
    redelijk licht
  • Pros:
    mooie foto's
  • Pros:
    gemakkelijk in gebruik
  • Con:
    niet waterdicht

goede prijs-kwaliteit. alleen rekening houden dat deze lens niet waterdicht is en er "mistige" foto's gemaakt worden als je in de regen zit. Deze lens gebruik ik voor portretfotografie

Emma B. | 24 June 2020 | Aperture: 1,4 - 22

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

5 / 5 stars
10/10
"great camera for beginners"

Leonardo Piumi | 20 December 2018 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

  • Pros:
    easy to use
  • Pros:
    great quality and weight
  • Pros:
    great pics

A great camera for starting photography.


4.5 / 5 stars
9,2/10
"Go for it, you wont regret."

NH Evan | 30 November 2018 | Aperture: 1,8 - 22

  • Pros:
    Its cheap
  • Pros:
    It takes awesome portrait as intended

I needed a cheap lens to take portraits of my new born daughter and the lens perfectly satisfies that need.