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

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SpecificationsCanon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM Lens
  Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM Lens
Year Introduced 1999
Mounts On Full Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups 16/13
Angle of View: Diagonal 34° – 12°
Angle of View: Horizontal 29° – 10°
Angle of View: Vertical 19°30' – 7°
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4.0-32
Number of Aperture Blades 8
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 24.9 oz
Actual Weight 25.2 oz
Lens Hood Weight 2.5 oz
Tripod Ring Weight 4.9 oz
In-Use Weight 32.6 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 2.99 x 6.77”
Measured Size (DxL) 2.99 x 7.08”
Max Diameter at Tripod Ring 3.9”
Max Length at Full Extension 7.08”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? Y / N
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.94 x 3.15”
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 9.99 / 9.99”
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 1.95” / 1.59”
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 47.2”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 47.2” / 47.05”
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)
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