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Canon EF-M 22mm f/2 STM Lens

BH #CA22F2M • MFR #5985B002
Canon EF-M 22mm f/2 STM Lens
Key Features
  • Compatible with EOS M Mirrorless Camera
  • Moderate Wide-Angle Lens
  • Bright f/2 Lens Aperture
  • Exceptional Low-Light Performance
The Canon EF-M 22mm f/2 STM Lens is a moderate wide-angle lens that's exclusively designed for the EOS M Digital Camera. It features smooth and continuous AF with a built-in stepping motor, as well as a seven blade circular aperture. The lens is lightweight and small enough to carry around with you everywhere. Plus, it has a minimum focusing distance of 5.9" (15 cm) and a bright f/2 aperture, which affords exceptional low-light performance.
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Canon EF-M 22mm f/2 STM Overview

The Canon EF-M 22mm f/2 STM Lens is a moderate wide-angle lens that's exclusively designed for the EOS M Digital Camera. It features smooth and continuous AF with a built-in stepping motor, as well as a seven blade circular aperture. The lens is lightweight and small enough to carry around with you everywhere. Plus, it has a minimum focusing distance of 5.9" (15 cm) and a bright f/2 aperture, which affords exceptional low-light performance.

Moderate wide-angle lens for EOS M digital camera is light enough to carry with you everywhere
Bright f/2 aperture works well with the EOS M camera's large sensor to provide exceptional low-light performance
One aspheric lens element delivers high-resolution and high-contrast
For movie-makers, the built-in stepping motor affords smooth and quiet continuous autofocus
The seven blade circular aperture delivers soft-focus backgrounds and a short minimum focusing distance of only 5.9" (15 cm), which allows you to get closer to your subjects
Diagonal angle of view is 63°30'
Inner Focusing System focus adjustment
UPC: 013803145748

Canon EF-M 22mm f/2 STM Specs

Focal Length22mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 35.2mm)
Maximum Aperturef/2
Minimum Aperturef/22
Lens MountCanon EF-M
Lens Format CoverageAPS-C
Angle of View63° 30'
Minimum Focus Distance5.91" / 15 cm
Maximum Magnification0.5x
Macro Reproduction Ratio1:2
Optical Design7 Elements in 6 Groups
Diaphragm Blades7
Focus TypeAutofocus
Image StabilizationNo
Filter Size43 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)2.4 x 0.9" / 6.1 x 2.29 cm
Weight3.7 oz / 105 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.4 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)3.75 x 3.75 x 3.05"

Canon EF-M 22mm f/2 STM Reviews

Great for small my small space

By Rurik
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-17

I don't have a ton of space for my videos. This lens give me a ton of versatility in a space where I have little room for depth and angle.

Great for Astrophotography

By Cody
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-01-13

Started to get into Astrophotography last year with my Canon M50 Mark ii but the kit lens left a lot to be desired.. Enter the EF-M 22mm f/2 lens..I picked it up "used", and the only thing I could tell that was used was the lens cap! This lens lets in SO much light from the night sky. I was able to get a faint Milky Way(Orion Arm) photo in a Bortle 5 sky which was very impressive to me. Hope to get some core shots this spring in a darker Southern sky. 10/10 recommend this lens, 11/10 if you get it used and save.

I love this lens!

By Azusa
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2021-12-09

It's nice small and good quality picture you can take!

Must have for this camera.

By Allen
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2021-12-01

Simply put, this lens is amazing! I've always wanted this lens after I got my M50 II. I would have eventually got it but when I saw the Black Friday deal for $50 off, I jumped on it and I'm so glad I did! Whether you're a vlogger, videographer or just a photographer who likes to take portraits, this is a must have for you. You won't regret it . Five stars no doubt.

It's a keeper!

By Laurene
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2021-12-01

My adapter and DSLR lend are back in hibernation. . Love this native pancake lens for my M6

Exactly What I Expected

By Mark
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2021-11-14

I'm a beginner and bought the Canon M50 to create videos on YouTube. The standard kit lens is great but I want to do closeup filming as well as some indoor work and this lens is just perfect. Great for low light and so far I'm starting to wonder if I'll ever need anything else besides this lens for my needs. I use a gimbal so the lack of built in stability for the lens of no concern at all.

Great for vlog

By Rurik
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-03-21

I am uses this with the m200 for quick vlogs. Love to compact setup and shallow depth!

Nice upgrade

By Rodrigo Nicols
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-02-12

It really upgraded my Canon M-50 that came with the kit lens. Now I can set the ISO to even the minimum and still looks bright so the image looks a lot less grainy and nicer. The depth of field also improved a lot.

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Is it black like the M6II or gun metal like M6?

Is it black like the M6II or gun metal like M6?
Asked by: Dominic
The lens is black, similar to the M6II.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2020-07-07

just autofocus or it can be manual?

just autofocus or it can be manual?
Asked by: Ronald
It has manual focus, but it is focus by wire, not mechanical focus
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2021-07-03

How does it work for video? Without IS, does it ...

How does it work for video? Without IS, does it work well for video? 18-150 is a bit heavy/poorly balances on the gimbal.
Asked by: Jeffrey
If you used this lens on the Canon EOS M50 which has 5 axis stabilization, then this would alleviate the need for stabilization in the lens. If using it on an EOS M camera without stabilization for video, then using a hand held gimbal is the best way to add stability.
Answered by: Kirk
Date published: 2020-06-21

does it include the front and rear lens caps ?

does it include the front and rear lens caps ?
Asked by: Wolfram
Yes, all brand new canon lens purchased come equipped with front and back rear lens caps.
Answered by: hectorm
Date published: 2021-09-05

is this lens good for pictures of the night sky?

is this lens good for pictures of the night sky?
Asked by: Norman
Moderate wide angle lens; equivalent to 35mm on a fullframe camera. Nice lens, fine for night sky.
Answered by: Gordon
Date published: 2021-07-30

i appreciate that hte bokeh is appreciated, but i ...

i appreciate that hte bokeh is appreciated, but i am looking for crisp images thru an expanded distance(f/i running children against a far hedge? Any feedback on this would be appreciated!
Asked by: Michael C.
On a Canon Em mount APS-C camera, 22mm has the wide perspective of 53°. As you may know, the wider the lens, more DOF or Depth of Field (the area in focus) is created. The more you stop down ((increased the lens aperture number from f/2 to say, f/16, you will make the lens a universal, everything in focus lens. You will have no trouble keeping your kids in focus on a bright sunny day. In twilight, you will have to refocus.
Answered by: Dennis A
Date published: 2021-07-03

Not all Canon lenses enable DPAF Movie Servo AF. ...

Not all Canon lenses enable DPAF Movie Servo AF. Is this lens compatible with Movie Servo AF?
Asked by: Rudolph, Jr.
The EF 50mm f/1.8 STM and the EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM are not compatible. It seems like only the STM zooms are compatible, and a few L Series lenses.
Answered by: Rudolph, Jr.
Date published: 2020-06-29

question

Is there an adapter for this lens to go on a e mount camera like the Sony a6500?
Asked by: Enrique
Unfortunately, B&H does not carry adapters for the Canon EF-M mount lenses. Im not aware of any options on the market that would enable one to mourn an EF-M lens onto an E-mount camera.
Answered by: Christina S.
Date published: 2018-08-26
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