50 mm F2.8 Macro

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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 and Features

  • 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
Maximum Magnification ratio (x)
Filter Diameter (mm)
55 mm
10.5 oz (295 g)

What's in the Box

Lens front cap, Lens rear cap

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