Canon EF 28mm f/2.8 Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsCanon EF 28mm f/2.8 Lens
  Canon EF 28mm f/2.8 Lens
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? N
Lenses / Groups 5/5
Angle of View: Diagonal 75°
Angle of View: Horizontal 65°
Angle of View: Vertical 46°
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 5
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 6.5 oz
Actual Weight 6.2 oz
Lens Hood Weight 0.7 oz
In-Use Weight 6.9 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 2.64 x 1.69”
Measured Size (DxL) 2.67 x 1.97”
Max Length at Full Extension 2.13”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom?
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? N / Y
Focus Extension Length 0.2”
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.25 x 1.17”
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 2.91 / 2.91”
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus / 0.28”
Filter Size 52mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Arc Form Drive
Full Time Manual Focus N
Focus Ring Rotation 171°
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)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.13x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.56-0.43x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 1.09-0.95x
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / EW-65II Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? Y / LP1011 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 28mm = 3.30'
Year Introduced 1987
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