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Kurt Munger says:

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The Sony NEX 50mm F/1.8 OSS lens is a welcome addition to the NEX family, producing sharp images with good contrast at nearly all apertures, very smooth bokeh, and almost no distortion. quote


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    8.0
  • Durability
    7.3
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Photozone Mar 12, 2012

The Sony E 50mm f/1.8 OSS is a more than welcome addition to the (rather slim) Sony NEX lens lineup. ... Priced at just under $300 it is not a cheap 50mm lens but considering the whole package, especially the image stabilizer, it's actually a pretty good deal. It will certainly sell like hot cakes!

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Kurt Munger Mar 17, 2012

The Sony NEX 50mm F/1.8 OSS lens is a welcome addition to the NEX family, producing sharp images with good contrast at nearly all apertures, very smooth bokeh, and almost no distortion.

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Steve Huff Photo Dec 10, 2011

Basically this lens is a must have for any NEX shooter who wants a medium telephoto with a fast aperture. ... With these two lenses, the NEX system is not only maturing, but is becoming a serious contender in the world of mirrrorless cameras.

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tatsumaki tatsumaki

While I was impressed with the photos that I've been able to get out of my NEX thus far, it wasn't until I got this lens that I truly saw how awesome Sony's mirrorless system could be. The clarity and bokeh of this lens rivals the Minolta MD 50mm 1.4 lens I use on my NEX via an adapter with a...

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