Sony 50mm f1.8 OSS=Huge. Canon EF 50mm f1.8=Tiny. WHY?

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Alupang
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Sony 50mm f1.8 OSS=Huge. Canon EF 50mm f1.8=Tiny. WHY?
Aug 29, 2011

Can someone explain why the full frame Canon EF 50mm f1.8 is so tiny and the Sony Nex APS-C 50mm f1.8 is so huge?

Is that the cost of OSS? If so, I say chuck that. I really don't understand why this lens has to be any bigger than the 16mm. Can someone explain this to me?

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