One of the most widely used lenses in all of photography. Fast enough to shoot in any type of light. Distortion-free images with superb resolution, contrast and colour rendition. A light 250 grams. Ideal for candids, full-length portraits, landscapes, travel photography, sports, pets and zoo animals, night lights, available-light shooting and photography in general. Lens construction: 7 elements in 6 groups, Picture angle- 46°. Distance scale: Graduated in meters and feet from 0.45m (1.5ft.) to infinity (∞). Weight-250g. Filters- 52mm front screw-in. Front lens cap- snap-on. Lens hood- HS-9 snap-on type; HR-1 rubber screw-in type. Lens case- CL-34A hard leatherette, N0.61 soft pouch, or CP-8 plastic. Usable teleconverter- TC-201 or TC-14A.