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Low light lenses for less than $500

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Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM
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Focus motor Canon STM
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Min focal length 50 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Diameter 69 mm
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Length 41 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 162 g
#2

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Min focal length 50 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Diameter 71 mm
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Length 53 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 187 g
#3

Nikon Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D

Nikon Nikkor  50mm f/1.8D

"This is a MUST OWN lens in the Nikon AF line. Not only sharp and fast, but my favorite perspective and CHEAP to buy! It's the best way to learn how ALL of the photojournalists in the 40s-70s shot EVERYTHING they printed." bhphotovideo.com

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Focus motor None
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Min focal length 50 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Diameter 64 mm
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Length 38 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 156 g
#4

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

"I purchased this lens because it's small, sharp, fast, light and cheap. Something I can put on my Canon body and take with me on business trips " bhphotovideo.com

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Focus motor Generic motor
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Min focal length 50 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Diameter 69 mm
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Length 41 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 130 g
#5

Olympus M.Zuiko 17mm f/1.8

Olympus M.Zuiko  17mm f/1.8
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Min focal length 17 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Max focal length 17 mm
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Diameter 58 mm
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Length 36 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 120 g
#6

Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM

Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM
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Focus motor Canon USM
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Min focal length 50 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Diameter 74 mm
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Length 51 mm
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Aperture f/1.4
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Weight 290 g
#7

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 35mm f/1.8G DX

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 35mm f/1.8G DX

"Wonderful bokeh @ f/1.8, I never had a lens witch such wide aperture and results really stunning. " bhphotovideo.com

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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Min focal length 35 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Max focal length 35 mm
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Diameter n/a
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Length n/a
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 200 g
#8

Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.8

Olympus M.Zuiko  25mm f/1.8
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Min focal length 25 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Max focal length 25 mm
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Diameter 56 mm
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Length 41 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 136 g
#9

Samyang 12mm f/2 NCS CS

Samyang 12mm f/2 NCS CS
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Min focal length 12 mm
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Auto focus No
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Max focal length 12 mm
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Diameter 73 mm
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Length 58 mm
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Aperture f/2
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Weight 255 g
#10

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.4G

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.4G

"I love how light weight and compact this lens is. Its sharpness at 1.4 is amazing." bhphotovideo.com

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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Min focal length 50 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Diameter 74 mm
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Length 53 mm
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Aperture f/1.4
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Weight 281 g