Sony FE 50mm F2.8 Macro

mount: E-mount
prod. code: SEL50M28
EAN/UPC: 027242902558
makernote ID: 32812
format: Full frame
release year: 2016
status: Current
AF Drive: In Lens (SAM)
focus design: extension
stabilisation: No
weather sealing: Yes
max. aperture: 2.8
min. aperture: 16
focal range(mm): 50
elements/group: 8/8
angle of view: 47°
aperture blades: 7
min. focus distance(mm): 160
filter rotate focusing: No
max. magnification: 1x (1/1)
filter diameter(mm): 55
hood: none
color: black
length(mm): 71
weight(g): 236
standard accessories: lens caps
features: Focus distance limiter, focus hold button, AF/MF switch

user review ratings
overall: 4.66
sharpness: 4.90
color: 4.60
build: 4.00
distortion: 4.80
flare control: 5.00
total: 5 reviews

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Ideal for everyday photography, this 50mm macro lens features an F2.8 maximum aperture that offers outstanding image quality and bokeh, while its 1:1 macro capability allows the photographer to get sharp close-up shots of their subject. Additionally, its comprehensive range of controls including focus-mode switch, focus-range limiter and focus-hold button ensure an effortless shooting experience for a wide range of users.

The lens offers a 6.3 inch minimum focusing distance and a wider field of view for capturing more background, compared to longer focal-length macro lenses. Weighing in at a mere 8.4 oz., it’s extremely lightweight and portable, making it easy to carry around.

The new FE 50mm F2.8 Macro lens features an ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass to effectively compensate for axial chromatic aberration at close focus, allowing it to create consistently sharp and high quality images. The optical and mechanical construction of the lens has less glare and ghosting, even without a lens hood. The lens is also dust and moisture resistant. - Home of the alpha system photographer
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