Canon 135mm f2.8 SF is a Fixed aperture Auto Focus (AF) Telephoto Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with Canon EF mount cameras.
Canon 135mm f2.8 SF is compatible with cameras that have Canon EF lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Canon EF lenses are Canon 1D X III, Canon 6D MII and Canon 5D MIV.
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
Size and weight is a very important decision factor when searching for your next lens. Canon 135mm f2.8 SF has a maximum diameter of 69mm and total length of 98mm.
Canon 135mm f2.8 SF has a filter thread of 52mm.
Canon 135mm f2.8 SF has a fixed focal lenght of 135mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.6x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 216mm.
Optical Image Stabilization
Canon 135mm f2.8 SF doesn't have an optical image stabilization system so the only option to stabilize the image taken with this lens is to mount on a camera body with IBIS (sensor based In-body image stabilization).
Alternatively, you can check the Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSM in Canon EF mount that have similar focal range but features Optical Image Stabilization.
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Maximum Magnification Ratio
Canon 135mm f2.8 SF has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.12x and has a minimum focusing distance of 1.3m. 0.12x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Canon 135mm f2.8 SF has a max aperture of F2.8 and a minimum aperture of F32.0.
Canon 135mm f2.8 SF's optical formula consists of 7 elements in 6 groups .
Canon 135mm f2.8 SF doesn't come with a lens hood but there is an optional lens hood with a part code of ET-65 III that you can order separately.
Canon 135mm f2.8 SF is available in Black color.
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