Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsCanon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM Lens
  Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM Lens
Year Introduced 2002
Year Discontinued 2012
Mounts On Full Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups 16/13
Angle of View: Diagonal 84° – 34°
Angle of View: Horizontal 74° – 29°
Angle of View: Vertical 53° – 19°30'
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 8
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 33.5 oz
Actual Weight 32.1 oz
Lens Hood Weight 2.5 oz
In-Use Weight 34.6 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.27 x 4.88”
Measured Size (DxL) 3.37 x 5.13”
Max Length at Full Extension 6.47”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 1.33”
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 4.24 x 3.34”
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 7.56 / 7.56”
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 0.93” / 0.91”
Filter Size 77mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 132°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 15”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 14.61” / 14.61”
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.29x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.63-0.18x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 1.25-0.4x
Magnification Range with 500D Closeup Lens 0.40- 0.13x
Zoom Ring Rotation 60°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / EW-83F Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / Y
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? Y / LP1219 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 24mm = 3.17'
28mm = 3.51'
35mm = 4.35'
50mm = 6.05'
70mm = 8.11'
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