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Canon FD 50mm f1.8

Canon FD 50mm f1.8


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  • 50mm focal length (7 elements in 6 groups)
  • f1.8 maximum aperture
  • 0.45m minimum focus distance (manual focusing)
  • Canon FD breach-lock mount

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The Canon FD 50mm f1.8 lens is a versatile and high-quality addition to the Canon FD lens range. This classic lens offers a fast maximum aperture of f1.8, making it ideal for low-light shooting and providing beautiful bokeh in portraits and other shallow depth of field shots. The 50mm focal length provides a natural perspective and is a staple of many photographers' kits.

The Canon FD lens range offers a diverse selection of lenses that are compatible with Canon FD mount cameras. These lenses are known for their exceptional quality, sharpness and versatility, making them an ideal choice for photographers of all levels. The Canon FD 50mm f1.8 lens is no exception, with its robust construction and precise optical elements, it delivers stunning images that are sharp and detailed.

In terms of technical specifications, the Canon FD 50mm f1.8 lens features a seven-element, six-group design, with multi-coated optics to minimise glare and increase colour accuracy. The aperture ring provides smooth, accurate control over depth of field, and the lens features a minimum focus distance of 0.45m, making it perfect for capturing portraits and other close-up shots.

Overall, the Canon FD 50mm f1.8 lens is an excellent choice for photographers who are looking for a fast, versatile and high-quality lens. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting out, this lens will provide stunning images that are sharp and clear, making it an ideal choice for a wide range of photography styles and subjects.

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