Comparable APS-C 1.6x Focal Length: 160 mm
Camera Mount Type
35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor
Angle of View
Minimum Focus Distance
1' (30.48 cm)
Maximum Reproduction Ratio
Optional Removable - rotating
Approx. 3.06 x 4.84" (7.77 x 12.29 cm)
1.38 lb (625 g)
TheEF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM LensfromCanonisthe L-seriesversion of Canon's popular 100mm Macro lens. As an L-series lensit offers the utmost in optical construction, including ultra-low dispersion lenselementsand moisture and dustproof seal structure on the barrel. Its 100mm focal length iseffective for portraitureand other telephoto applications and as a macro lens with 1:1 magnification and a 12"minimum focus distance, it is ideal for life-size close-up imaging.
The lens features Hybrid Optical Image Stabilization with up to 4-stops of shake control for effective low light capture and with the vibration gyro and acceleration sensor it compensates for both angular and shift camera shake during close-up shooting. An ultrasonic focus motor (USM) provides quick and quiet auto-focusingand full-time manual focus override enables precise manual focus eve in AF mode. A focus range limiting function offers three distance ranges to control the range in which the AFlooks for focus, thus reducing focusing time. Internal focus system means that the barrel does not extend when focusing, which is crucial when shooting macro.
This lens includes a dedicated lens hood and iscompatible with an optional Canon tripod collar and Canon Macro Ring Lite.