Canon EF 500mm F4.0L IS USM Specifications
Diagonal Angle of View:
Number of Aperture Blades:
52mm via filter holder
Ring-USM, internal focus mechanism
Dual Pixel CMOS AF:
E-TTL II Distance Information:
1999 - 2011
The lens features a focus limiter (full, 4.5 - 10m, 10m - ∞), focus preset, AF stop functions as well as tripod detection. It comes with a tripod collar. The dedicated Canon Lens Case 500 is optionally available.
*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 F4.0-5.6 IS USM here).
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