Lensbaby Velvet 56mm f/1.6 Canon EF

Lensbaby Velvet 56mm f/1.6 Canon EF
$500 - $551
56 mm
manual focus prime lens
f/1.6
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor
  • 1:2 (0.5) Macro

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

This lens is compatible with Full frame cameras such as the Canon 5D Mark IV, Canon EOS-1D X Mark II and Canon 5DS.

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
35.6°
horizontal angle of view
56mm
35mm equivalent focal length

APS-C (1.6x crop factor)

This lens is compatible with APS-C (1.6x crop factor) cameras such as the Canon Rebel T6, Canon EOS 80D and Canon T6i.

Canon EOS Rebel T6
22.5°
horizontal angle of view
90.5mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Lensbaby Velvet 56mm f/1.6 Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.6
Prime lens Prime lens Help
Typically very sharp
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$499.95
Weight Very light Help
400 g

Cons

The Lensbaby Velvet 56mm f/1.6 Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Manual focus only Help
Focus yourself
Max focal length Poor telephoto lens Help
56 mm
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Wide minimum Poor narrowest aperture Help
f/16

The Lensbaby Velvet 56mm f/1.6 Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Magnification Poor macro Help
1:2 (0.5)

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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56 mm
Max focal length
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56 mm
Zoom range
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1x
Magnification
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1:2 (0.5)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/1.6
above average above average
Wide minimum
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f/16
below average below average
Tele maximum
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f/1.6
above average above average
Tele minimum
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f/16
below average below average

Features

Auto focus
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No
below average below average
Focus motor
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Generic motor
Image stabilization
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None
Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Canon EF (Full-frame)
Length
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Unknown
Diameter
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Unknown
Filter size
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62 mm
Weight
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400 g

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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35.6°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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35.6°
Wide vertical
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24.2°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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24.2°
Wide diagonal
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42.2°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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42.2°

Angle of view (On Canon EF-S APS-C 1.5x crop cameras)

Wide horizontal
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23.8°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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23.8°
Wide vertical
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16.1°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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16.1°
Wide diagonal
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28.5°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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28.5°

Competitors

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