Canon EF 50 mm 1.8 STM Lens Review
Introduction: Canon EF 50 mm 1.8 STM is an excellent prime lens with a uniquely compact design.
The mount of the lens is made of metal which makes it quite durable and the rest is built with the plastic coating.
The lens is quite small and portable. This lens is appropriate for low light photography. It comes with the maximum focal length of 50mm with the highest aperture of 5.6mm.
Performance: This excellent prime lens is very impressive when you are using a higher aperture.
At higher aperture, the image gets sharper and the background blur or bokeh turns the image into quite decent creation.
The STM facility helps you use autofocus mode more effortlessly. This kit lens shows agreat performance with the image quality.
At the highest aperture, you will not find any chromatic aberration around the corners of the image.
Compatibility: The lens is compatible with full-frame digital and APS-C cameras.
Additional features: The focus ring is quite smooth to control and the changing of the modes between autofocus and manual is fast and quick.
When you are using APS-C cameras you may get the chromatic aberration in the corners of the image. It provides 1 year of the warranty period.
- This produces good quality of the image at a higher aperture.
- In video mode, the lens zooms in the subject very quickly.
- The quality of the image gets sharper with focus.
- The STM motor makes some annoying buzzing sound.
- The focus is not very fast.
- It does not have image stabilization.
This tiny looking stunning lens comes at an affordable price with several unique features. This lens works extremely impressive with the image quality. And you will be amazed by the quality of its aperture and autofocus techniques, although it does not provide image stabilization facility.
Check out Canon EF 50 mm 1.8 STM Manual.