About the Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM
The perfect "walk-around" lens
The perfect "walk-around" lens
If you own a Canon APS-C sensor DSLR, this lens will fast become part of your essential traveling kit. Its "pancake" profile and low weight make it too portable to ignore, and when you add Canon's impeccable build quality and the lens' light sensitivity into the equation, it all adds up to "I have to have one."
You can shoot a huge variety of subjects, near and far, with this lens due to its versatile, 38mm equivalent fixed focal length. The newly designed stepping motor for the autofocus system and micro-stepping drive control for the aperture mechanism is incredibly quiet, making it perfect for video capture.
- EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM (stepping autofocus motor)
- compatible with Canon EOS APS-C format digital SLR cameras only
- 35mm equivalent focal length: 38mm
- lightweight, low-profile lens is truly versatile
- ultra-quiet autofocus stepping motor supports the Canon EOS Movie Servo AF function for responsive yet silent video shooting
- aperture mechanism uses micro-stepping drive control for quieter operation
- full-time manual focus allows manual focus adjustment while in One Shot AF mode
- optimized coatings and an aspherical element preserve sharpness and minimize flares
- minimum focus distance: 6"
- minimum aperture: f22
- lens construction: 6 elements in 5 groups
- diaphragm blades: 7 rounded
- attachment/filter size: 52mm
- front and rear lens caps supplied
- lens is 2-11/16" in diameter, 1-5/16" long
- weight: 4.4 oz.
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # 9522B002
What's in the box:
- EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM lens
- E-52II Lens cap (installed)
- Back dust cap (installed)
- Warranty Card
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More details on the Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM
Overview: The Canon EF-S 24mm F2.8 STM lens is an wide angle prime lens for Canon EOS cameras with an APS-C image sensor. When used on full-frame cameras, the focal length is equivalent to 38mm. The lens features a Stepping Motor (STM) for smooth, quiet auto focus.
Stepping Motor (STM): The EF-S 24mm lens is equipped with a Stepping Motor (STM) that drives the focusing lens. The lens is especially effective during movie shooting with cameras that have the Canon EOS Movie Servo AF function, allowing quiet, smooth auto focusing.
AF/MF Switch: A switch on the lens barrel lets you select Auto Focus (AF) or Manual Focus (MF). Full-time manual focus allows you to manually focus with the focus ring, even while the lens is in AF mode.
Construction: The EF-S 24mm lens features optimized lens element placement and includes an aspheric element for high image quality from the center of the composition to the corners. The specialized coatings on the lens elements help reduce ghosting and lens flare. The 7-blade circular aperture provides superb out-of-focus detail.
- Focal Length: 24mm
- Lens Construction: 6 elements in 5 groups
- Maximum Aperture: f/2.8
- Minimum Aperture: f/22
- Minimum Focus Distance: 6.24" (0.52') or 0.16 m
- Diagonal Angle of View: 59°10'
- Filter Size: 52mm
- Diameter: 2.687"
- Length: 1.279" (1.824" with lens caps)
- Weight: 4.4 ounces
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