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Canon EF 40 mm f/ 2.8 STM Lens

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Canon EF 40 mm f/ 2.8 STM  lens


Canon EF 40 mm f/ 2.8 STM  MTF Chart

Optical design

Canon EF 40 mm f/ 2.8 STM  optical design

Canon EF 40 mm f/ 2.8 STM  optical design

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Auto Focus (AF)

Lens mounts: Canon EF, EF-S, Canon EF, EF-S

First year of production: 2012

Optical design: 6 elements in 4 groups

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Average price: $179


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Additional information:
  • Max. magnification: 0,18
  • Super Spectra Coating
  • Internal Focusing
  • FTM mode
  • Electromagnetic diaphragm
  • Diameter: 68mm
  • No distance scale
  • Preorder price: $200

The Canon EF 40mm F/2.8 STM is a super compact prime standard lens for 35mm SLR cameras with new type motor for fast and quiet continuous focusing (requires compatible camera with a hybrid auto focus). It is first 'pancake' for Canon EF mount.

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Posted by: dv   Date of publication: 09.06.2012

Mechanical quality4.176
Optical quality4.676
Pricing / Value5.006
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