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Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L USM Lens#1257B005

A professional L-series prime lens with a large maximum aperture for added depth-of-field control

Highlights

  • General-purpose
  • Professional L-series
  • USM Autofocus

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Overview

This professional L-Series prime lens is an ideal general-purpose solution for the professional’s kit bag. With a large maximum aperture of f/1.2 its fast when shooting in low light, with excellent control over focusing for shallow depth of field and creative effects when on location. For a truly professional finish, the ring-type Ultra Sonic Motor (USM) drives fast and quiet autofocus, with a circular 8-bladed aperture diaphragm giving out-of-focus areas an even softer look and elegant bokeh. Part of the Canon professional L-series flagship range, its designed for robust handling and resistant to dust and moisture.

Benefits

  • A professional prime lens with a large maximum aperture for high-performance in low light
  • Excellent background blur thanks to 8-bladed circular aperture
  • Reduce flare and ghosting with Super Spectra coatings
  • A ring-type Ultra Sonic Motor (USM) drives autofocus quickly and quietly
  • Part of the Canon professional L-Series flagship range, its designed for robust handling and resistant to dust and moisture
  • Distance information is passed back to a compatible EOS camera's E-TTL II flash system to ensure optimal flash metering
  • Compatible with all Canon DSLR cameras and EOS-M mirrorless cameras with an EF-EOS M Mount adapter

What's in the box

  • EF 50mm f/1.2L USM
  • Lens Cap E-72U
  • Lens Dust Cap E
  • Lens Hood ES-78
  • Lens Case LP1214
  • User Manual

Best for

  • Street *²

  • Indoor Sports *¹

  • Life *²

  • People

  • Landscape *²

  • Reportage *¹

  • Weddings & Events *¹

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Specifications

Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L USM Lens

Product specification

PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Specification Details
PRODUCT WEIGHT INPUT-1 590 g
FILTER DIAMETER (MM) 72
MAXIMUM DIAMETER X LENGTH (MM) 85.8 x 65.5
WATER/DUST RESISTANCE Yes

OPTICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Specification Details
AF ACTUATOR Ring USM
DISTANCE INFORMATION Yes
LENS CONSTRUCTION (ELEMENTS/GROUPS) 8/6
MINIMUM APERTURE 16
AF ACTUATOR AF FOOTNOTE Full time Manual focus
MAGNIFICATION WITH EXTENSION TUBE EF12 II 0.39-0.24
MAGNIFICATION WITH EXTENSION TUBE EF25 II 0.67-0.53
ANGLE OF VIEW 40º, 27º,46º (horizontal, vertical, diagonal)
MAGNIFICATION 0.15

ACCESSORIES

Specification Details
EXTENDER COMPATIBLITY Not compatible

Foot Notes

Specification Details
Foot Note 1. AF actuator: Mechanical full-time manual focussing built-in

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*¹ Recommended only for EF-S mount cameras

*² Recommended only for EF mount cameras

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