Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM Lens Specifications and Measurements

SpecificationsCanon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM Lens
  Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM Lens
Year Introduced2016
Mounts OnFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups17/12
Angle of View: Diagonal34°–8°15’
Angle of View: Horizontal29º - 6º 50'
Angle of View: Vertical19º 30' - 4º 35'
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4-32 / f/5.6-45
Aperture Max by Focal Length 70-76mm = f/4.0
77-105mm = f/4.5
106-175mm = f/5.0
176-300mm = f/5.6
Number of Aperture Blades 9
Rounded Aperture? Y
Manufacturer Specification Weight 25.1 oz  (710g)
Actual Weight 24.8 oz  (703g)
Lens Hood Weight 2 oz  (56g)
In-Use Weight 26.8 oz  (759g)
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.15 x 5.73”  (80 x 145.5mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.13 x 6.03”  (80 x 153.2mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 8.78”  (223mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 2.75”  (69.8mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.76 x 3.18”  (95.5 x 80.7mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 8.92 - 11.73”  (226.6 - 298mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.68” / 2.63”  (17.3mm / 66.8mm)
Filter Size 67mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Nano USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation >360°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type Y / LCD
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 47.24”  (1200mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 41.02” / 45.47”  (1042mm / 1155mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.25x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.25-0.17x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 0.47-0.38x
Zoom Ring Rotation 90°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? Y
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / ET-74B Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 4 / N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? N /
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 70mm = 7.96'
100mm = 11.4'
135mm = 15.48'
200mm = 22.52'
300mm = 32.36'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 70mm = 2427mm
100mm = 3475mm
135mm = 4719mm
200mm = 6863mm
300mm = 9864mm
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