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    ❶Thank you for purchasing a Canon product.EF50mm f/1.8 STM is a compact, lightweight, low-profile high quality standard 
    ● “STM” stands for Stepping Motor.
     Safety Precautions● Do not look at the sun or a bright light source through the lens or 
    camera. Doing so could result in loss of vision.
     Looking at the sun directly through the lens is especially hazardous.● Whether it is attached to the camera or not,  do not leave the lens under 
    the sun without the lens cap attached.  
    This is to prevent the lens from 
    concentrating the sun’s rays, which could cause a fire.
    Handling Cautions● If the lens is taken from a cold en vironment into a warm one, 
    condensation may develop on the lens surface and internal parts.  
    prevent condensation in this case, first put the lens into an airtight plastic 
    bag before taking it from a cold to warm environment. Then take out the lens 
    after it has warmed gradually. Do the same when taking the lens from a warm 
    environment into a cold one.
    ● Do not leave the lens in excessive heat such as in a car in direct sunlight.  
    High temperatures can cause the lens to malfunction.
    Usage Precautions● When using this lens, please chec k the Canon website for the latest camera 
    firmware. If the camera’s firmware is not the latest version, be sure to update 
    to the latest firmware.
    ● For details on updating firmware, please check the Canon website.
    Cautions during shooting● This lens uses a stepping motor to driv e the focusing lens (the lens that has 
    the job of focusing the shot).
     1.  Cautions when the pow
    er is off 
    Since the motor does not operate when the camera is off or has been 
    turned by the auto power-off function, take note of the following points. •	 The
    	cannot	be	adjusted	in	man
     2.  Cautions when the lens is in sleep mode 
    This lens has a sleep mode separ
    ate from the camera auto power-off 
    function for saving power when the lens has not been operated for a period 
    of time. 
    Since the motor does not operate when the lens is in sleep mode, even if 
    the camera is turned on, take note of the following points. •	 The
    	cannot	be	adjusted	in	man
    •	 To
    	the	lens	from	sleep	mode
    	press	the	shutter	b
    ● To retract the lens if extended, keep the lens attached to the camera, and 
    then autofocus at infinity or turn the focusing ring.
    Conventions used in this instruction
    Warning to prevent lens or camera malfunction or damage.
    Supplementary notes on using the lens and taking pictures.
    1. Mounting and Detaching the LensSee your camera’s instructions for details on mounting and detaching the 
    ● After detaching the lens, place the lens with the rear end up to pre vent 
    the lens surface and contacts from getting scratched.
    ● If the contacts get soiled, scratched, or ha ve fingerprints on them, 
    corrosion or faulty connections can result. The camera and lens may not 
    operate properly.
    ● If the contacts get soiled or hav e fingerprints on them, clean them with a 
    soft cloth.
    ● If you remove the lens, cover it with the dust cap. To attach it properly, 
    align the lens mount inde x and the ○ index of the dust cap, and turn 
    clockwise ● ❶. To remove it, reverse the order.
    ① Focusing ring●
    ② Hood mount●
    ③ Filter mounting thread●
    ④ Focus mode switch●
    ⑤ Lens mount index●
    ⑥ Contacts
    EF Lenses
    EF50mm f/1.8 STM
    							CT1-8607-000  © CANON INC.  2015
    ● ❸2. Setting the Focus ModeTo shoot in autofocus (AF) mode, set the focus mode switch to AF ❷.
    To shoot in manual focus (MF) mode, set the focus mode switch to MF, and turn 
    the focusing ring to set the focus 
    When the camera AF mode is ONE SHOT AF, focus manually by pressing 
    the shutter button halfway and turning the focusing ring. (Full-time manual 
    ● When turning the focusing ring suddenly, the focus adjustment may be 
    dela yed.
    ● The focus cannot be adjusted in MF mode while the camera is off.● Do not touch the front rotating parts of the lens while autof ocus is active.
    3. Hood (Sold Separately)The ES-68 hood can keep unwanted light out of the lens, and also protects the 
    lens from rain, snow, and dust.
    To attach the hood, align the hood’s attachment position mark with the red dot 
    on the front of the lens, then turn the hood in the direction of the arrow until the 
    lens’s red dot is aligned with the hood’s stop position mark 
    To remove the hood, hold down the button on the side and turn the hood in the 
    direction of the arrow until the position mark on the hood aligns with the red dot 
    The hood can be reverse-mounted on the lens for storage.
    ● Part of the picture may be blocked if the hood is not attached properly.● When attaching or detaching the hood, gr asp the base of the hood to 
    turn it. To prevent deformation, do not grasp the rim of the hood to turn 
    ● If the lens is attached to the camera with the hood re verse-mounted, 
    remove the hood before removing the lens from the camera.
    4. Filters (Sold Separately)You can attach filters to the filter mounting thread (ø49 mm) on\
     the front of the 
    Only one filter may be attached.
    5. Extension Tubes (Sold Separately)You can attach extension tube EF12 II or EF25 II for magnified shots. For 
    shooting distance and magnification, see the extension tube specifications.
    MF mode is recommended for accurate focusing.
    ● The lens length is measured from the mount surface to the front end of the 
    lens . Add 23.9 mm when including the lens cap and dust cap.
    ● The size and weight listed are for the lens only, except as indicated.● The extenders cannot be used with this lens.● The close-up lenses cannot be used with this lens.  (The end of the lens will 
    become heavy, causing the focus to become unstable.)
    ● CASE (Sold Separately) LP1014● All data listed is measured according to Canon standards.● Product specifications and appearance are subject to change without notice .
    This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the 
    following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, 
    and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference 
    that may cause undesired operation.
    Do not make any changes or modifications to the equipment unless otherwise 
    specified in the instructions. If such changes or modifications should be made, 
    you could be required to stop operation of the equipment.
    This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a class 
    B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules.
    These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful 
    interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and 
    can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance 
    with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
    However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular 
    installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or 
    television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and 
    on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of 
    the following measures:
    •	 Reorient
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    	the	separ
    	the	equipment	and	receiv
    •	 Connect
    	the	equipment	into	an	outlet	on	a	circuit	diff
    	from	that	to	which	the receiver is connected.
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    	technician	f
    CAN ICES-3(B)/NMB-3(B)
    Specifications * Sold SeparatelyAngle of viewLens 
    construction Minimum 
    aperture Max. 
    magnification Min. focusing 
    distance Filter diameter Max. diameter and length Weight Hood* Lens Cap Case*
    Diagonal VerticalHorizontal
    EF50mm f/1.8 STM 46° 27° 40° 5-6220.21x 0.35m/1.15ft 49mm 69.2x39.3mm (2.7”x1.6”) 160g/5.7oz. ES-68 E-49 LP1014
    Extension Tube  Specifications 
    (Sold Separately) Magnification
    (X)Focusing Distance Range
    (mm) (inch)
    EF50mm f/1.8 STM EF12 II
    0.45-0.24 234-325 (9.2-12.8)
    EF25 II 0.74-0.53 204-221 (8.0-8.7)
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