Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L USM


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  • EF Mount (Full Frame / 35mm)
  • Maximum aperture f/1.2
  • Lens construction : 8 elements in 6 groups
  • Filter size 72mm diameter
  • SKU: CA1257b002
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The EF 50mm f/1.2L USM is a peerless new standard lens featuring an ultra-large aperture for a narrow depth of field and soft background blur so loved by photographers everywhere. The EF 50mm f/1.2L USM is suitable for any shooting situation; its lens coating and construction are optimized to minimize the ghosting and flare that frequently occurs when lenses are used with digital cameras. This high-performance, weather-resistant lens delivers all the superb image resolution and contrast you expect in a Canon L Series Lens.

Image stabilization No
Autofocus Yes
Lens mount Canon EF
Maximum aperture F1.2
Lens type Prime lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 50 mm
Minimum aperture F16
Aperture ring No
Number of diaphragm blades 8
Aperture notes Circular aperture for excellent background bokeh
Elements 8
Groups 6
Special elements / coatings Super Spectra lens coatings and lens element shaping suppress flare and ghosting
Minimum focus 0.45 m (17.72″)
Motor type Ring-type ultrasonic
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale Yes
DoF scale Yes
Weight 580 g (1.28 lb)
Diameter 86 mm (3.38″)
Length 66 mm (2.58″)
Sealing No
Filter thread 72.0 mm
Hood supplied Yes
Materials Metal barrel, metal mount
Colour Black
Hood product code ES-78
Maximum magnification 0.15×
Tripod collar No