Picture coverage of 23°20´ is ideal for head-and-shoulder candids and portraits. Relatively large maximum aperture of f/2.5 is convenient for pinpoint focusing and shooting in available light. Built in lens hood and light weight come in handy in travel photography and photojournalism. Uses 52mm filters. Lens construction- 5 elements in 4 groups. Distance scale- Graduated in metres and feet from 1m (3.5ft.) to infinity (∞). Lens case- CL-32S hard leatherette, No.62 soft pouch, CP-9 plastic. Usable teleconverter- TC-201 or TC-14A*
*Usable, but there is occasional vignetting.