Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM

Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM

Lens Summary

Brand: Canon

Also Known As: Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II

Lens Type: Prime Lens

Format: Full Frame / FX

Focus: Autofocus

Lens Mount: Canon EF

Release Date: 2008-12-01

MSRP Price: $1749

Made in: Japan

Infrared Rating: Good

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: Canon\'s newest fixed length L-series lens, the EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM, incorporates the newest in Canon lens technology for spectacular sharpness and impressive performance at all settings. It features two high-precision, large-diameter aspherical lenses for sharpness across the sensor, even in peripheral areas of full-frame sensors. Lens elements have a newly-designed anti-reflective SWC (Sub Wavelength Coating) that departs from conventional coatings by using an extremely fine structure that minimizes ghosting and flaring across the lens surface, regardless of the angle with which light enters or exits. It also features two UD lens elements to minimize chromatic aberrations, incorporates rear-focusing, ultrasonic, quiet and high-speed AF with full-time manual override. A circular aperture provides beautiful out-of-focus detail and offers legendary dust- and water-resistant L-series construction using only lead-free glass.

Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM Specifications

Lens Specifications
* Supplied accessories may differ depending on country or area  
Lens Type Prime Lens
Focal Length 24mm
Mount Type Canon EF
Format Full Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s) 35mm Film
Compatible with Teleconverters No
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 0.17x
Image Stabilizer (Image Stabilization) No
Aperture Information
Aperture Ring No
Maximim Aperture f/1.4
Minimum Aperture f/22
Maximum Angle of View (Full Frame format) 84°
Optical Information
Lens Elements 13
Lens Groups 10
Diaphragm Blades 8
Extra-Low Dispersion Glass Elements 2
Aspherical Elements 2
SWC (SubWavelength Structure Coating) No
Super Spectra Coating Yes
Focus Information
Focus Autofocus
Built-in Focus Motor Yes
UltraSonic Motor (USM) Yes
Internal Focusing Yes
Minimum Focus Distance 3.0 in./77mm
Distance Information Yes
Filter Information
Filter Size 77mm
Accepts Filter Type Screw-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust Sealing No
Mount Material Metal
Tripod Collar No
Dimensions 3.4 in./86.9mm
Weight 22.9 oz./650g
Other Information
Available in Colors Black
Supplied Accessories Lens Case LZ1319

Lens Construction

Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM Lens Construction

MTF Chart

Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM MTF

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