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Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens

The RF 50mm F1.8 STM is a small, light and affordable lens with a fast f/1.8 aperture, ideal in low light and great for creative depth-of-field. With new optics and a very quiet STM motor, this modern ‘nifty fifty’ will advance your photography

Original price R 3,995.00 - Original price R 3,995.00
Original price
R 3,995.00
R 3,995.00 - R 3,995.00
Current price R 3,995.00

The Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens offers photographers a normal focal length which is ideal for capturing portraits. The design is engineered for full-frame Canon RF-mount mirrorless cameras. It features a wide aperture of f/1.8, making it perfect to create artistic and impactful images at a lower ISO. The aperture range also helps photographers to achieve much sharper images. With an STM (Stepping Motor) incorporated into the compact lens design, ensures very smooth and silent focusing which is great for both stills and video.

With Spectra Coating applied to the optics, it's guaranteed that when capturing image - the lens will deliver quality over and over. The lightweight construction weighs a mere 160g, making it the perfect companion for your day-to-day shooting on the EOS R-series cameras.

The design features a 7-blade circular aperture that makes it ideal to create superb bokeh and focuses right up till 0.3m.

  • STM Motor: Smooth, fast, near silent autofocus
  • Wide f/1.8 aperture
  • Great for low light and stunning bokeh Aspheric lens element
  • Superior sharpness from centre to edge: RF mount
  • Compact design with better performance: Super Spectra Coating
  • Improves image quality and colour rendering: Creativity at lower cost
  • Natural perspective and affordable
Image Size Full frame
35mm Film Equivalent Focal Length (mm) 50mm
Angle of View (Horzntl, Vertl, Diagnl) 40°00′, 27°30′, 46°00′
Lens Construction (Elements/Groups) 6/5
Number of Diaphragm Blades 7
Minimum Aperture 22
Closest Focusing Distance (m) 0.30
Maximum Magnification (x) 0.25
Distance Information Yes
Image Stabilizer OIS No
AF Actuator STM

1. FREE Standard Shipping

Free Economy Shipping is available on all orders exceeding R8,000.(T's&C's apply)

*Terms and conditions to qualify for free shipping:

  • Shipping may only be to a physical address within the borders of South Africa. No P.O Box's allowed.
  • Shipping to outlying or remote areas like farms and game reserves may attract an additional fee.
  • The delivery time to city areas is usually between 2 and 4 working days*. This excludes weekends and public holidays

2. Courier Guy Courier Service (local)

We use Courier Guy couriers as our preferred method of delivery.

Your parcel is well packaged and handled with care while in transit.

Delivery Charges:

Shipping charges are all depended on the following:

  • Volumetric and Physical weight
  • Courier Option

If Item is in stock, your item can be delievered between 1-2 Business Days - Main Cities are: Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban, Port Elizabeth and East London. Other cities/towns will take more than 1-2 delivery time.

If Item is being collected from our suppliers, you item can be deeilevr between 2-7 Business Days - To all areas.

If the item has been pre-ordered for you, this can take anything from 4 - 8 weeks.

*Reckoned from time of dispatch to time of arrival to client. This is an estimate and not guaranteed. This period does not include Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.

3. UPS Courier Service (International) Please note:

International orders are generally subject to local import duties and taxes (VAT)

DT Film Services is not responsible for, nor can we offer, any specific advice regarding any customs related fees that you may incur. For specific information, please consult with your local government import office.

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Delivery Charges: 4. Collect from DT Film Services in Durban

You are welcome to place your order online, pay for it and collect it from our Durban branch. You will need to bring in a print out of the order for collection. Please ask for Louise in Sales on arrival.

DT Film Services - Durban

Open: Mon-Fri 8 to 5PM

5 Nunhead Road

Manor Gardens

Durban, 4001

South Africa

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Stock is going in and out all the time, so to be 100% sure that we have an item available, please phone (031) 261-6961 or email