Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM Lens Specifications and Measurements


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Specifications Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM Lens
Focal Length Range 28mm
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? N
Lenses / Groups 10/9
Angle of View: Diagonal 75°
Angle of View: Horizontal 65°
Angle of View: Vertical 46°
 
Aperture  
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/1.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 7
Rounded Aperture?
 
Weight  
Manufacturer Specification Weight 310g
Actual Weight 305g
Lens Hood Weight 15g
In-Use Weight 320g
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 74 x 56mm
Measured Size (DxL) 74.14 x 63.3mm
Max Length at Full Extension 63.3mm
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom?
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 85.4 x 38mm
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 97.2 / 97.2mm
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus / 12.1mm
Filter Size 58mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
 
Focus  
AF Motor Type Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 108°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Info Provided to Camera? Y
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 250mm
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.18x
MM with 12mm Extension Tube 0.61-0.43x
MM with 25mm Extension Tube 1.13-0.96x
 
Features  
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / EW-63II Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? N / LP814 Buy ►
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 28mm = 1018mm
 
History  
Year Introduced 1995
 
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