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Sony FE 50mm f/2.8 Macro

 

Full frame sized image

Lenses that create APS-C sized image are designed for digital only. They cannot be used on cameras that have image sensor larger than the APS-C format. These lenses are not suitable for film cameras either.

 

No Ultrasonic AF

Lenses with ultrasonic focusing mechanism tend to be quiter and faster than traditionally focusing lenses.

 

One or more Low Dispersion lens element is used

Low Dispersion lens elements help to reduce chromatic aberration.

 

Not stabilized

Image stabilization helps to reduce blur caused by hand shake, especially at high focal length or in low light situations. Image stabilization can give 1 to 3 stop advantage over none stabilized lens, based on the reciprocal rule.

 

Metal mount

Cheaper lenses are usually equipped with plastic mount, while more expensive, professional lenses have metal mount. In general, metal mounts are more durable, and a good thing to have when lenses are changed a lot. When a camera is used mainly with one lens, the material of the lens mount is not that important.

 

No Internal Focusing

Internally focusing lenses don't change their size while setting focus.

 

The front lens is fixed

The fixed front lens is not rotating during zoom and/or focusing. This allows the photographer to use petal shaped lens hood. Fixed front lenses also make the use of polarization filters a lot easier.

 

Weather Sealed

Weather sealed lenses are protected from dust and water. While they are not water proof, these lenses can be used in rain and other humid environments. Some sealings only provide protection against dust or water, not both. Sealing is only available when the lens is used on a similarly weather sealed camera body.

 

No drop-in filter support

Drop-in filters are used in those lenses where either the front lens is too large, or the field of view doesn't permit the use of traditional filters at the front of the lens. Usually bright tele and ultra-wide angle lenses support this filter type.

Sony FE 50mm f/2.8 Macro Specification

Available mount(s) Sony E
Application(s) Portrait, Closeup, Landscape, Architecture
Category(s) Standard prime, Macro
Multiplier
Stabilizer no
Focal length 50 mm (prime)
Lens construction 8 elements in 7 groups
Angle of view 35mm: 47°
digital: 32°
Number of blades 7
Maximum aperture f/2.8
Minimum aperture f/16
Minimum focusing distance 16 cm
Magnification
Filter size 55 mm
Size ∅ 70.8 × 71 mm
Weight 236 g
Notes With 1 aspherical and 1 ED lens elements.
AF speed N/A
AF sound
Internal focusing no
Internal zoom N/A
Fix front lens yes
Mount type metal
Weather sealed yes
Drop in filter no
Ultrasonic AF no
Stepping motor AF N/A
APS-C sized circle no
Low dispersion lens element yes
Hard case N/A
Soft case N/A
Lens hood N/A
Tripod adapter N/A
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