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Sony NEX SEL50F18 Lens

Image Stabilized LensImage Stabilized LensFixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.49Autofocus LensAutofocus Lens

Lens Description

The Sony NEX SEL50F18 is a short telephoto prime designed for cameras with APS-C (1.5X) sensors. This ultra-bright prime has a 50mm focal-length. It provides the same field of view as a 75mm lens on a Full-Frame camera. An optical Image Stabilization System built into the lens compensates for camera shake.

This prime is capable of focusing down to 39cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 0.16X. The lens supports autofocus and features a switch to disengage AF for focusing manually. A built-in focus motor is used to set the focus-distance. It allowed Sony to optimize the motor precisely for this lens in order to maximize performance.

This lens is only available for Sony E. Follow this link to see all current compatible digital cameras: Sony E mount cameras with APS-C (1.5X) or larger sensor.

Sony NEX SEL50F18

Sony NEX SEL50F18 Specifications

Brand Sony Model NEX SEL50F18
Mount Sony E Max FLM 1.5X
Focal Length 50mm View Angle 32°
Max ApertureF/1.8Min ApertureF/22
Min Focus39cmMagnification0.16X
Filter Size49mm Aperture Blades7
Size (D x L)62 x 62mm Weight202g
TiltN / A ShiftN / A
Stabilization Built-In ProtectionNone
Zoom Drive N / A Focus Drive AF with MF switch
Zoom Mechanism N / A Focus Mechanism External
Hood Bayonet Focus Motor Internal
Perspective RectilinearIntroduced2011-08-24

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Sony 50mm F/1.8 Facts


Image Stabilized LensImage Stabilized LensFixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.49Autofocus LensAutofocus Lens
50mm Focal-Length F/1.8 Constant Aperture
49mm Filter Thread AF with MF switch
Sony E Mount 1.5 Max Crop-Factor
202g Lens Weight 62 x 62mm (D x L)
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