Outgrowing your kit lens? Consider Canon's 50mm f/1.8

Most kit lenses open from f/3.5 to f/5.6, and in low light that's just not wide enough to freeze the action without bumping up the ISO too much. This is where the nifty-fifty, the plastic fantastic, the ever so popular Canon's 50mm f/1.8 lens comes in - surely one of the first lens every photographer purchases after the kit lens.

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