Canon EF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsCanon EF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lens
  Canon EF 600mm f/4L IS USM Lens
Mounts On Full Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups 17/13
Angle of View: Diagonal 4°10'
Angle of View: Horizontal 3°30'
Angle of View: Vertical 2°20'
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4.0-32
Number of Aperture Blades 8
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 5360g
Actual Weight
Lens Hood Weight 370g
In-Use Weight
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 168 x 456mm
Measured Size (DxL) 168.09 x 466.86mm
Max Diameter at Tripod Ring 181.02mm
Max Length at Full Extension 466.86mm
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom?
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 202.4 x 202.8mm
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 643.6 / 643.6mm
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus / 119.5mm
Filter Size DI 52mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 210°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges Y /
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 5500mm
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.12x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.14-0.02x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 0.17-0.05x
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? Y / N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / ET-160 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 2 / Y
Extender Compatible? Y
Case Included? / Type? Y / Lens Case 600 Buy ►
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 600mm x 400mm Target:
600mm = 10350mm
840mm = 13963mm (w/ 1.4x)
300mm x 200mm Target:
1200mm = 10388 (w/ 2.0x)
Year Introduced 1999
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