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Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM

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EF 40mm f/2.8 STM

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he EF 40mm f/2.8 STM is Canon’s first EF pancake lens with a fixed focal length of 40mm and wide f/2.8 aperture, making it ideal for photographers who want a versatile, compact and lightweight lens for portrait, reportage, travel or landscape situations.

Chromatic Aberration Charts

Chromatic Aberration at 40mm | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm_CA_1340007944.jpg">High-Res</a>

MTF Charts

Resolution at 40mm | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm_MTF_1340007945.jpg">High-Res</a>

Photos of Equipment

Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/canon-LENS-EF-40mm-FRAjpg_1339137594.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/canon-LENS-EF-40mm-FRA-w-CAP_1339137609.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/canon-LENS-EF-40mm-FRT_1339137611.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/canon-LENS-EF-40mm-FRT-w-CAP_1339137612.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm130_1340025439.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm131_1340025449.jpg">High-Res</a>
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm132_1340025455.jpg">High-Res</a>

Sample Photos

Sharpness is very good across the frame stopped down | 1/50 sec | f/8.0 | 40.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm067_1340007977.jpg">High-Res</a>
Fast apertures can be used without any worries | 1/100 sec | f/2.8 | 40.0 mm | ISO 400 | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm073_1340008106.jpg">High-Res</a>
Closest focus is 30cm | 1/160 sec | f/8.0 | 40.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm080_1340008225.jpg">High-Res</a>
Vignetting can be quite prominent and doesn't disappear completely until stopped down to f/8 or beyond | 1/100 sec | f/3.5 | 40.0 mm | ISO 400 | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm070_1340008016.jpg">High-Res</a>
1/250 sec | f/2.8 | 40.0 mm | ISO 400 | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm071_1340008061.jpg">High-Res</a>
1/200 sec | f/13.0 | 40.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm077_1340008167.jpg">High-Res</a>
1/160 sec | f/14.0 | 40.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm076_1340008130.jpg">High-Res</a>
1/160 sec | f/8.0 | 40.0 mm | ISO 100 | <a target="_blank" href="http://www.magezinepublishing.com/equipment/images/equipment/EF-40mm-f28-STM-4162/highres/Canon40mm079_1340008185.jpg">High-Res</a>

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