Canon EF 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DO IS USM Lens Specifications and Measurements

SpecificationsCanon EF 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DO IS USM Lens
  Canon EF 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DO IS USM Lens
Year Introduced2004
Mounts OnFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups18/12
Angle of View: Diagonal34° – 8°15'
Angle of View: Horizontal29° – 6°50'
Angle of View: Vertical19°30' – 4°35'
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4.5-32 / f/5.6-38
Aperture Max by Focal Length 70-94mm = f/4.5
95-184mm = f/5.0
185-300mm = f/5.6
Number of Aperture Blades 6
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 25.4 oz  (720g)
Actual Weight 25.1 oz  (710g)
Lens Hood Weight 1.9 oz  (55g)
In-Use Weight 27 oz  (765g)
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.23 x 3.94”  (82 x 100mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.32 x 4.24”  (84 x 107.8mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 6.55”  (166.4mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 2.34”  (59.5mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.81 x 2.83”  (96.7 x 72mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 6.94 - 9.28”  (176.3 - 235.8mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.96” / 0.61”  (24.4mm / 15.5mm)
Filter Size 58mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 127°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 55.12”  (1400mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 50.31” / 52.6”  (1278mm / 1336mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.25x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.26-0.04x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 0.46-0.09x
Zoom Ring Rotation 57°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / ET-65B Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 3 / Y
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? Y / LP1116 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 70mm = 8.30'
100mm = 11.49'
135mm = 15.33'
200mm = 22.53'
300mm = 32.33'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 70mm = 2531mm
100mm = 3502mm
135mm = 4673mm
200mm = 6866mm
300mm = 9856mm
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