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Sony 50mm f/1.4

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This is the classic 50mm fast prime in Sony mount. The wide aperture combined with in-camera image stabilization makes this a superb choice for shooting indoors or in dim light. Creative control of depth of field is possible, and the superb out of focus bokeh makes images that just can’t be achieved with a zoom.

Roger Cicala

Roger's Take

Roger Cicala

President of LensRentals.com

This little lens is small, lightweight and sharp stopped down. Just a good all around walk-around or portrait lens. But the claimed aperture is kind of like my wife’s shoe size: she says she’s a size 6 but a 6.5 feels so much better that usually she buys a 7. This lens can shoot at f/1.4, as long as you don’t mind blurry images. But it’s so much better at f/2 that I shoot it at f/2.8 where it’s pretty sharp.

Filter Size
55mm (nonrotating front element)
Aperture
f1.4-22
Length
1.75”
Diameter
2.6”
Weight
0.5 lb (without tripod collar)
Hood
SH0011
Minimum Focusing Distance
1.5 feet
Maximum Magnification
0.15x
Angle of view: (full frame)
47 degrees
Zoom method
Internal
Image Stabilization
None
Focusing System
Internal, Auto Clutch, Focus Hold button
Aperture Blades
7, circular
Groups/Elements
6/7
Low Dispersion Elements
0
Aspherical Elements
1
Weather Resistant
Yes
Flare and Ghosting
minimal ghosting, minimal loss of contrast
System
Sony Alpha
Autofocus
Yes

LensRentals.com offers rentals ranging in length from 1 to 90 days. The shopping cart will automatically update the quoted price as you adjust the length of your rental. Our most common rental periods are shown below:

Rental Period Waiver Price Rental Price Total Price Approximate Day Rate
3 days $4.00 $26.00 $30.00 $10.00
4 days $5.00 $28.00 $33.00 $8.25
7 days $6.00 $37.00 $43.00 $6.14
10 days $8.00 $50.00 $58.00 $5.80
14 days $11.00 $65.00 $76.00 $5.43
21 days $14.00 $87.00 $101.00 $4.81
30 days $18.00 $109.00 $127.00 $4.23
45 days $23.00 $142.00 $165.00 $3.67
60 days $27.00 $167.00 $194.00 $3.23
90 days $35.00 $215.00 $250.00 $2.78
Rental Period Rental Price Approximate Day Rate
3 days $26.00 $8.67
4 days $28.00 $7.00
7 days $37.00 $5.29
10 days $50.00 $5.00
14 days $65.00 $4.64
21 days $87.00 $4.14
30 days $109.00 $3.63
45 days $142.00 $3.16
60 days $167.00 $2.78
90 days $215.00 $2.39

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