Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Macro Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsCanon EF 50mm f/2.5 Macro Lens
  Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Macro Lens
Mounts On Full Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups 9/8
Angle of View: Diagonal 46°
Angle of View: Horizontal 40°
Angle of View: Vertical 27°
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.5-32
Number of Aperture Blades 6
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 9.9 oz
Actual Weight 9.4 oz
Lens Hood Weight
In-Use Weight
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 2.68 x 2.48”
Measured Size (DxL) 2.67 x 2.76”
Max Length at Full Extension 3.77”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom?
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? N / Y
Focus Extension Length 0.99”
Lens Hood Size (DxL)
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max)
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus / 0.52”
Filter Size 52mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Arc Form Drive
Full Time Manual Focus N
Focus Ring Rotation 380°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type N
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 9.1”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.50x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.74-0.24x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 1.04-0.54x
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / Integrated
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? N / LP814 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 50mm = 5.84'
Year Introduced 1987
Year Discontinued 2016
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