Canon EF 200mm f/2.8 L II USM Lens Specifications and Measurements

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Specifications Canon EF 200mm f/2.8 L II USM Lens
Focal Length Range 200mm
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? N
Lenses / Groups 9/7
Angle of View: Diagonal 12°
Angle of View: Horizontal 10°
Angle of View: Vertical
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.8-32
Number of Aperture Blades 8
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 765g
Actual Weight 755g
Lens Hood Weight 55g
In-Use Weight 810g
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 83 x 136mm
Measured Size (DxL) 83.2 x 144.5mm
Max Length at Full Extension 144.5mm
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom?
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 106.3 x 68.9mm
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 206.65 / 206.65mm
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus / 43.7mm
Filter Size 72mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 120°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges
Distance Info Provided to Camera? Y
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 1500mm
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 1450mm
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.16x
MM with 12mm Extension Tube 0.23-0.06x
MM with 25mm Extension Tube 0.32-0.14x
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? O /
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / ET-83BII Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N
Extender Compatible? Y
Case Included? / Type? Y / LP1222 Buy ►
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 280mm = 9,244mm (w/ 1.4x)
400mm = 13429mm (w/ 2.0x)
On APS-C Body:
200mm = 10792
Year Introduced 1996
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