Canon 24mm f2.8 IS USM is an Auto Focus (AF) Wideangle Prime lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage. When mounted on a 35mm FF sensor camera, it will give you an FF equivalent focal range of 24mm. With a max aperture of f2.8, this is a fast lens.
This lens features on optical image stabilization which helps capturing sharper images at lower shutter speeds. Canon 24mm f2.8 IS USM is not a weather sealed lens, so you have to be extra careful against rain and dust.