Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM Lens Specifications and Measurements

SpecificationsCanon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM Lens
  Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM Lens
Year Introduced1999
Mounts OnFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups16/13
Angle of View: Diagonal34° – 12°
Angle of View: Horizontal29° – 10°
Angle of View: Vertical19°30' – 7°
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4.0-32
Number of Aperture Blades 8
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 24.9 oz  (705g)
Actual Weight 25.2 oz  (715g)
Lens Hood Weight 2.5 oz  (70g)
Tripod Ring Weight 4.9 oz  (139g)
In-Use Weight 32.6 oz  (924g)
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 2.99 x 6.77”  (76 x 172mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 2.99 x 7.08”  (76 x 179.8mm)
Max Diameter at Tripod Ring 3.9”  (98.3mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 7.08”  (179.8mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? Y / N
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.94 x 3.15”  (100 x 80mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 9.99 - 9.99”  (253.8 - 253.8mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 1.59” / 1.95”  (40.3mm / 49.5mm)
Filter Size 67mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 130°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 47.24”  (1200mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 47.2” / 47.05”  (1199mm / 1195mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.21x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.21-0.04x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 0.39-0.09x
Zoom Ring Rotation 60°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? O / Y
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / ET-74 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N
Extender Compatible? Y
Case Included? / Type? Y / LP1224 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 70mm = 8.78'
85mm = 10.38'
100mm = 12.16'
135mm = 16.07'
200mm = 22.64'
280mm = 30.22' (w/ 1.4x)
400mm = 43.70' (w/ 2.0x)
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 70mm = 2676mm
85mm = 3163mm
100mm = 3706mm
135mm = 4899mm
200mm = 6902mm
280mm = 9212mm (w/ 1.4x)
400mm = 13319mm (w/ 2.0x)
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