Glass mold aspherical lens at rear group of lens reduces color aberration and provides high-quality image results. From 40cm (15.7") minimum focusing distance to infinity, this lens creates very sharp images with high contrast.
The HSM models provide quiet high-speed auto-focus shooting, as well as full-time manual focus. Large Maximum Aperture of F1.4 can perform superbly in a great range of applications, including snapshots, portraiture, indoor shooting and landscape photography.
7 Elements in 7 Groups
|Angle of View||45 degrees (SD format)|
|Number of Diaphragm Blades||8 Blades|
|Minimum Focusing Distance||40cm / 15.7 inches|
|Filter Size||Diameter 62mm|
|Lens Hood||DiaPetal Hood|
|Dimensions||Diameter 75.5mm X Length 59mm
2.97 inches x 2.3 inches