Question about using a speed booster on Canon M50?

1 year 1 month ago #661748 by Dave Worton
I just bought a used Canon M50 and it came with a 24mm f/2.8 lens.  Now I don't have any experience with Canon or speed boosters.  I got a good deal on this camera and figured it would be a good travel setup.  

Back to my question - when I have this lens and booster on the camera, the camera is now showing me that I have an aperture of f/2 available.   OK.  Interesting.  Did I just gain the ability to capture more light with this thing?  


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1 year 1 month ago #661782 by effron
"....the Speed Booster gives an overall focal length multiplier of around 1.09x, promising a nearly full frame field of view on APS-C. The second claim, as its name implies, is that the Speed Booster increases the lens's speed by a stop, turning an F2.8 full frame lens into an F2.0 optic that allows for low light shooting at a lower ISO sensitivity."

It seem so....

Why so serious?
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