Canon EF 28mm f/2.8 IS USM Lens Specifications and Measurements


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Specifications Canon EF 28mm f/2.8 IS USM Lens
Focal Length Range 28mm
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? N
Lenses / Groups 9/7
Angle of View: Diagonal 75°
Angle of View: Horizontal 65°
Angle of View: Vertical 46°
 
Aperture  
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 7
Rounded Aperture? Y
 
Weight  
Manufacturer Specification Weight 260g
Actual Weight 255g
Lens Hood Weight 20g
Tripod Ring Weight 275g
In-Use Weight 255g
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 68.4 x 51.5mm
Measured Size (DxL) 68.5 x 59.5mm
Max Length at Full Extension 59.5mm
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom?
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 81.9 x 33.4mm
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 88.7 / 88.7mm
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus / 8.2mm
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 87°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Info Provided to Camera? Y
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 230mm
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 221mm
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.23x
MM with 12mm Extension Tube 0.71-0.50x
MM with 25mm Extension Tube 1.30-1.11x
 
Features  
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch?
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / EW-65B Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 4 / Y
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? N / LP1014 Buy ►
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 28mm = 1023mm
 
History  
Year Introduced 2012
 
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