Canon EF 28mm F2.8 IS USM Specifications


Side view of the Canon EF 28mm F2.8 IS USM

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Compatibility: analog*/digital

Diagonal Angle of View: 75°

Maximum Magnification: 1:5

Minimum Aperture: F22

Number of Aperture Blades: 7

Iris Pattern: rounded

Minimum Distance: 23cm

Filter Thread: 58mm

Maximum Diameter: 68.4mm

Length: 51.5mm

Weight: 260g

Focus Type: Ring-USM, rear focus

Dual Pixel CMOS AF: supported

E-TTL II Distance Information: yes

Lens Hood: EW-65B

Produced: 2012

Tests: PhotoZone tested on EOS 50D and 5D Mark II; DxO Labs; SLRgear; LensTests

Additional Information:



*There seem to be some minor incompatibilities and dysfunctionalities when using IS lenses with their IS activated with older analog EOS camera models. See EOS Documentation Project for details (slightly different for the 75-300mm 4.0-5.6 IS USM here).

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