The EF 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6L IS USM Lens from Canon?is an all-in-one zoom lens for versatile and easy subject selection?for multiple photographic applications.?This lens offers the highest optical performance in its class, plus the convenience of focusing as close as 2.3 feet over the entire zooming range.
This lens is also equipped with a dual-mode Image Stabilizer suitable for panning as well as stationary subjects. With full-time manual focus override, an ultrasonic autofocus motor, a focus range limiting function, optimized lens coatings to minimize ghosting and flare, high resistance to dust, moisture and water droplets, this is a lens that?s extremely easy to use, and ideal for a wide variety of applications including nature, wildlife, sports, and documentary photography.
High resistance to dust, moisture and water droplets
Two-stage Image Stabilization can correct for all types of camera shake or just up/down shake (for use when panning with a moving subject)
8-blade circular aperture produces attractive background defocus
Optical design incorporates 3 UD elements and 2 Aspherical elements for excellent aberration correction and superior optical performance throughout the entire zoom range
Focus limiter switch
Ultrasonic focus motor (USM) provides smooth, fast and quiet autofocus action
11.0 x 6.0 x 6.0 in
Maximum: f/3.5 ? 5.6 Minimum: f/22 ? 40
28 ? 300mm Comparable APS-C 1.6x Focal Length: 45 ? 480 mm
3.67 lb (1.66 kg)
Camera Mount Type
Approx. 3.6 x 7.2? (9.14 x 18.29 cm)
Maximum Reproduction Ratio
35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor Canon (APS-C)
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
11.0 x 6.0 x 6.0?
Angle of View
75? ? 8? 15?
Yes Removable ? rotating
Minimum Focus Distance
2.30? (70.10 cm)