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Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM

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Long product name Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM :
The short editorial description of Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM

EF 28 mm f1.8 USM

Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM:
The official marketing text of Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM as supplied by the manufacturer
This lens is an EF 28mm 1.8 USM
- Focal length and maximum aperture: 28 mm 1:1.8
- Lens construction: 10 elements in 9 groups
- Diagonal angle of view: 75°
- Focus adjustment: Rear focusing system with USM
- Closest focusing distance: 0.25m / 0.8ft
- Filter size: 58mm

With the large maximum aperture, excellent background blur is possible even with a fast shutter speed

The large maximum aperture makes excellent background blur possible even with a fast shutter speed.
The aspherical lens element makes the lens compact and corrects spherical aberrations.
The image is sharp even at the edges.
Short summary description Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM:
This short summary of the Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM, Extension Tube EF12 II -0.61 - 0.43, Extension Tube EF25 II - 1.13 - 0.96
Long summary description Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM :

Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM. Magnification: Extension Tube EF12 II -0.61 - 0.43, Extension Tube EF25 II - 1.13 - 0.96

This is an auto-generated long summary of Canon EF 28 mm f1.8 USM based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
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The degree to which something is or can be magnified (made to appear larger than it is).
Extension Tube EF12 II -0.61 - 0.43, Extension Tube EF25 II - 1.13 - 0.96
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The Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM ($509.99 direct) is impressively compact when you consider its wide-angle field of view and fast aperture, but there are some optical compromises that you should be aware of. It is compatible with both APS-C and full-frame Cano...
Bottom line The EF 28mm f/1.8 USM is a fast wide-angle optic for use with Canon D-SLRs, but it isn't sharp at its maximum aperture and is prone to color fringing...