Is Canon EOS M50 Mark II and Canon MP-E65mm F2.8 1-5x compatible?

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Canon EOS M50 Mark II

Canon EOS M50 Mark II
Released: 2020
Type: Mirrorless
Sensor: APS-C (1.6x)
24 Megapixels
6000 x 4000 pixels

Canon MP-E65mm F2.8 1-5x

Canon MP-E65mm F2.8 1-5x
Released: 1999
Normal Lens (prime) & Macro
Focal Length: 65 mm
Aperture: f/2,8

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: February 2024

This is the short answer:

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together if you use the desired adapter.

You must use an EOS M adapter

This Canon lens is not part of the Canon EOS M-system but it can still be used with Canon EOS M cameras. To use this lens on this camera you need an adapter.

Canon Lens Mount Adapter EF-EOS M

Focal Length

The Canon camera has a sensor of type APS-C, a smaller version compared to a Full Frame sensor, which means that your experienced Focal length will be multiplied by 1.6x.

This lens has focal length:
65 mm

Since Canon EOS M50 Mark II does not have a Full Frame sensor the experience focal length you will experience will be:
104 mm

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Total weight

When you are looking at a combination of a camera and a lens you must always consider the total weight. Each product weighs in at:

Canon EOS M50 Mark II
387 gram

Canon MP-E65mm F2.8 1-5x
710 gram

Together they have a total weight of 1097 gram (equal to 2.42 lb).

Please note that Canon MP-E65mm F2.8 1-5x has a tripod mount which is great.

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