Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsCanon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens
  Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM Lens
Mounts On Full Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups 23/18
Angle of View: Diagonal 34° – 12°
Angle of View: Horizontal 29° – 10°
Angle of View: Vertical 19°30' – 7°
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.8-32
Number of Aperture Blades 8
Rounded Aperture? Y
Manufacturer Specification Weight 51.9 oz
Actual Weight 51.9 oz
Lens Hood Weight 2.8 oz
Tripod Ring Weight 4.2 oz
In-Use Weight 58.9 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.39 x 7.76”
Measured Size (DxL) 3.39 x 8.06”
Max Diameter at Tripod Ring 4.3”
Max Length at Full Extension 8.06”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? Y / N
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 4.4 x 3.71”
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 11.51 / 11.51”
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 1.59” / 1.36”
Filter Size 77mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges Y /
4.6' (1.4m) - ∞
8.2' (2.5m) - ∞
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 55.1”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.17x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.22-0.06x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 0.41-0.14x
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? Y / Y
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / ET-86 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / Y
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 3 / N
Extender Compatible? Y
Case Included? / Type? Y / LZ1324 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 70mm = 8.70'
85mm = 10.28'
100mm = 11.92'
135mm = 15.74'
200mm = 22.54'
280mm = 30.09' (w/ 1.4x)
400mm = 43.62' (w/ 2.0x)
Year Introduced 2001
Year Discontinued 2010
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