Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsCanon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens
  Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens
Mounts On Full Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups 16/12
Angle of View: Diagonal 75° – 18°
Angle of View: Horizontal 65° – 15°
Angle of View: Vertical 46° – 10°
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/3.5-22 / f/5.6-36
Aperture Max by Focal Length 28-37mm = f/3.5
38-49mm = f/4.0
50-64mm = f/4.5
65-84mm = f/5.0
85-135mm = f/5.6
Number of Aperture Blades 6
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 540g
Actual Weight 535g
Lens Hood Weight 35g
In-Use Weight 570g
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 78 x 97mm
Measured Size (DxL) 78.4 x 104.3mm
Max Length at Full Extension 135.3mm
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 31.7mm
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 98.1 x 58.4mm
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 157.5 / 189mm
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 34.1mm / 8.9mm
Filter Size 72mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 131°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 500mm
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.19x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.53-0.09x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 1.09-0.21x
Zoom Ring Rotation 59°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / EW-78BII Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 2 / N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? / LP1116 Buy ►
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 28mm = 986mm
35mm = 1194mm
50mm = 1715mm
70mm = 2325mm
85mm = 2790mm
100mm = 3272mm
135mm = 4035mm
On APS-C Body:
28mm = 1573mm
35mm = 1888mm
50mm = 2739mm
70mm = 3698mm
85mm = 4457mm
100mm = 5249mm
135mm = 6543mm
Year Introduced 1998
Year Discontinued 2015
Review Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens
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