Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS is a Fixed aperture Auto Focus (AF) Standard Prime
lens with Optical Image stabilization and APS-C / DX max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with E Mount
What type of photography is the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS lens good for?
The choice of photography type for which you intend to use the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS is a crucial decision factor. Below, we have assessed its suitability for various photography scenarios:
Lenses in Sony E Mount with Same Focal and Aperture Range
Reasons to Buy the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS Lens
Here we've included a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS lens in a list form to assist you in determining whether it offers the features you need.
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| Optical Image Stabilization
| Hood supplied
| Fast Aperture
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Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS is compatible with cameras that have a Sony E lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony E lenses are Sony A6700, Sony FX30 and Sony ZV-E10.
Sony A6700 with the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS Lens
Sony FX30 with the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS Lens
Sony ZV-E10 with the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS Lens
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
The size and weight are crucial factors to consider when searching for your next lens. Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS has a maximum diameter of 62mm and total length of 62mm. It weighs 202g / 7.1 oz.
Check the size of the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS when attached to E Mount cameras:
Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS Size with E Mount Cameras
Below, you'll find a scaled side-by-side image comparing the sizes of the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS and the Sony FE 50mm F1.8, offering a better understanding of their dimensions in real life. Check the detailed comparison of these two lenses here.
Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS has a filter thread of 49mm. Below are links to the filters that we recommend you to consider for your Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS:
Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS has a fixed focal length of 50mm which has a 35mm equivalent focal range of 75mm when used on a APS-C / DX format camera.
Optical Image Stabilization
The Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS features an optical image stabilization system which helps to reduce the blur that occurs due to shaking during hand-held shooting.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.16x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.39m. 0.16x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Below are the 3 Standard Prime type Sony E mount lens alternatives with highest max magnification ratios:
Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS has a max aperture of F1.8 and a minimum aperture of F22.0.
Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS's optical formula consists of 8 elements in 7 groups .
Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos. The model number of the hood is ALC-SH116.
Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS is available in Silver and Black color.
Popular Comparisons of Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS
Here are the eight most popular comparisons of the Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS amongst Camera Decision readers.
Top Alternatives of Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS Lens
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