Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Lens Summary

Brand: Canon
Also Known As: Canon 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS
Lens Type: Prime Lens
Format: Full Frame / FX
Focus: Autofocus
Lens Mount: Canon EF
Release Date: 01/01/2009
MSRP Price: $899 (Check Current Price)
Made in: Japan
Infrared Rating: Poor
Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: Canon\'s newest L series lens is its first mid-telephoto macro lens to include Canon\'s sophisticated Image Stabilization. With the highest quality optics available, combined with near-silent Ultrasonic focusing and life-size close-up capabilities without an adapter, the EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM is simply unrivalled. This is the first lens on the market to incorporate Canon\'s new Hybrid Image Stabilization Technology. Hybrid IS effectively compensates for both angular and shift camera shake during close-up shooting. The lens was developed to expand users\' photographing range and allow a wider range of users to easily enjoy macro photography.


Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Specifications

Lens Specifications
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Lens TypePrime Lens
Focal Length100mm
Mount TypeCanon EF
FormatFull Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s)35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor Canon (APS-C)
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Maximum Reproduction Ratio1:1
Vibration Reduction / Image StabilizationYes
Aperture Information
Aperture RingNo
Maximum Aperturef/2.8
Minimum Aperturef/32
Maximum Angle of View (Full Frame format)24°
Minimum Angle of View (Full Frame format)N/A
Optical Information
Lens Elements15
Lens Groups12
Diaphragm Blades9
Super Integrated / Super Spectra CoatingNo
Focus Information
FocusAutofocus
Built-in Focus MotorYes
Silent Wave / Ultrasonic MotorYes
Internal FocusingYes
Rear FocusingNo
Minimum Focus Distance0.30m
Distance InformationYes
Filter Information
Filter Size67mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingYes
Mount MaterialMetal
Tripod CollarNo
Dimensions7.77 x 12.29cm
Weight625g
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack
Supplied AccessoriesN/A

Lens Construction

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM diagram

MTF Chart

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM chart

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