Canon EF-S 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsCanon EF-S 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM Lens
  Canon EF-S 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM Lens
Mounts On APS-C
Lenses / Groups 17/12
Angle of View: Diagonal 78°30' – 18°25'
Angle of View: Horizontal 68°40' – 15°25'
Angle of View: Vertical 48° – 10°25'
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4.0-22 / f/5.6-32
Aperture Max by Focal Length 17-25mm = f/4.0
26-37mm = f/4.5
38-46mm = f/5.0
47-85mm = f/5.6
Number of Aperture Blades 6
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 16.8 oz
Actual Weight 16.6 oz
Lens Hood Weight 0.7 oz
In-Use Weight 17.3 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.11 x 3.62”
Measured Size (DxL) 3.09 x 4.02”
Max Length at Full Extension 5.06”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 1.11”
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.67 x 1.57”
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 5.35 / 6.43”
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 1.26” / 0.35”
Filter Size 67mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 115°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 11.8”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 12.09” / 12.6”
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.20x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.43-0.14x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 0.72-0.33x
Zoom Ring Rotation 61°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / EW-73B Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 3 / Y
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? N / LP1116 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
17mm = 3.18'
24mm = 4.59'
35mm = 6.59'
50mm = 9.15'
70mm = 12.26'
85mm = 14.34'
Year Introduced 2004
Year Discontinued 2015
Review Canon EF-S 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM Lens
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