Canon EF 40mm EF f/2.8 STM Pancake Lens Release Date, Price, Specs, Where to Buy

Canon has developed the EF 40mm F/2.8 STM lens with stepper motors for fast, quiet operation when shooting video. The 40mm STM is a pancake prime lens for full frame and APS-C cameras. Feature stepper motors, to enable fast, quiet focus, particularly with the contrast-detection method of autofocus used for live view and video. It has electromagnetic diaphragms – allowing smooth and accurate control over aperture for video shooting.

Price | Specs | Release Date | Where to Buy

EF 40mm EF f/2.8 STM Price

The price for EF 40mm EF f/2.8 STM is $199.

EF 40mm EF f/2.8 STM Specifications

Principal specifications
Lens type Prime lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 40 mm
Image stabilisation No
Lens mount Canon EF
Maximum aperture F2.8
Minimum aperture F22.0
Aperture ring No
Number of diaphragm blades 7
Elements 6
Groups 4
Minimum focus 0.30 m (11.81″)
Maximum magnification 0.18 x
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Stepper motor
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
Weight 130 g (0.29 lb)
Diameter 68 mm (2.68″)
Length 27 mm (1.06″)
Sealing No
Colour Black
Filter thread 52 mm
Tripod collar No

EF 40mm EF f/2.8 STM Release Date

The EF 40mm EF f/2.8 STM will be available in late June, 2012.

Where to Buy EF 40mm EF f/2.8 STM

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