Canon EF-S 15-85mm F/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens
The Canon EF-S 15-85mm F/3.5-5.6 IS USM is an ultra-wide to short telephoto zoom designed for cameras with a APS-C (1.6X) sensor. This variable-aperture zoom covers a 15mm to 85mm focal-range. It provides the same field of view as a 24-136mm lens on a Full-Frame camera. An optical Image Stabilization System built into this lens compensates for camera shake.
This zoom can focus down to 35cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 0.21X. The lens supports autofocus and features a switch to disengage AF for focusing manually. A Super-Sonic motor inside the lens delivers very fast and relatively quiet AF.
This lens is only available for Canon EF. Follow this link for all current compatible digital cameras: Canon EF mount cameras with APS-C (1.6X) sensors.
Canon EF-S 15-85mm F/3.5-5.6 IS USM Specifications
|Brand||Canon||Model||EF-S 15-85mm F/3.5-5.6 IS USM|
|Mount||Canon EF||Max FLM||1.6X|
|Focal Range||15 - 85mm||View Angle||84 - 18°|
|Max Aperture||F/3.5 - 5.6||Min Aperture||F/22 - 36|
|Filter Size||72mm||Aperture Blades|
|Size (D x L)||82 x 88mm||Weight||575g|
|Tilt||N / A||Shift||N / A|
|Zoom Drive||Mechanic||Focus Drive||AF with MF Switch|
|Zoom Mechanism||External||Focus Mechanism||Internal|
|Hood||Bayonet||Focus Motor||Super Sonic|
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Canon 15-85mm F/3.5-5.6 Facts
|15-85mm Focal-Range||F/3.5-5.6 Max Aperture|
|72mm Filter Thread||AF with MF Switch|
|Canon EF Mount||1.6 Max Crop-Factor|
|575g Lens Weight||82 x 88mm (D x L)|
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