Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM
Welcome to the world of prime lenses: You've spent some time getting to know your Canon SLR camera, diligently learning the ins and outs while practicing with your kit lens, and now you're ready for a lens upgrade. The EF 50mm f/1.8 STM lens is an affordable way to explore what a prime lens can do for you. You probably already know it'll be an improvement, but just wait until it's mounted on your camera and you're happily shooting away. Once you see how clear and sharp your photos can be, you might wonder how you got by with that kit lens for so long.