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Images of 50 mm F2.8 Macro
Images of 50 mm F2.8 Macro

Crisp, sharp shots from as close as 7 inches (20 cm)

50 mm F2.8 Macro (SAL50M28)

When you want to get in close to a subject, this compact 50 mm macro lens lets you fill the frame with razor-sharp detail from a minimum 7 inch (20 cm) focusing distance.

Full Frame

This 35 mm Full Frame lens works with Sony α cameras.

Say goodbye to blur

Pair the lens with a Sony camera with SteadyShot™ INSIDE and you’ll enjoy smooth, blur-free results when shooting handheld, even zoomed in.

Circular aperture for smooth bokeh

Smooth defocusing

Instead of a standard polygon-shaped lens aperture, this lens features a 7-blade circular aperture for more natural, rounded defocusing, or bokeh.

Refined optical performance

Multiple lens elements crafted from high-performance optical glass help minimize distortion and aberrations, giving you crisp, sharp images.

Focus hold button

Focus hold button

Easy-to-reach button lets you lock focus at the current setting.

Focus range limiter

Focus range limiter

Useful when you need the fastest possible autofocus response.

Specifications
  • High-performance everyday and macro shooting in one lens

  • Accurate autofocus from 1:1 magnification

  • Double floating design enables superb image quality

  • Circular aperture for smooth, natural defocusing

  • Focus ring with autoclutch stays still during autofocus

Minimum Focus Distance
7-7/8"
Maximum Magnification ratio (x)
1.0x
Filter Diameter (mm)
55 mm
Weight
10.5 oz (295 g)

What's in the Box

Lens front cap, Lens rear cap

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