Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM is an Auto Focus (AF) Standard Zoom
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Canon EF mount cameras.
Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM 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.
Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM has a focal range of 28-105mm and 3.8X zoom ratio. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.6x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 44.8 - 168mm.
Optical Image Stabilization
Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM 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 Canon 24-105mm f4L IS USM in Canon EF mount that have similar focal range but features Optical Image Stabilization.
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Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM features Rotary (internal) zoom method where the length of the lens doesn't change while you are zooming in or out. Even though this design has a size disadvantage in general compare to extending designs, it has the benefits of better sealing against dust and moisture, no zoom creep and no weight balance shift while zooming.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.19x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.5m.
Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM is a variable aperture lens with a max aperture of f3.5 and a minimum aperture of f22 at 28mm, and a max aperture of f4.5 and minimum aperture of f27 at 105mm .
Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM's optical formula consists of 15 elements in 12 groups .
Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM doesn't come with a lens hood but there is an optional lens hood with a part code of EW-63II that you can order separately.
Canon 28-105mm f3.5-4.5 II USM is available in Black color.
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