A thoroughly modern design that's optimized for select Canon EOS digital SLRs. Its angle of view is equivalent to a 96mm lens on a 35mm camera, with a floating optical system that can focus down to full life-size (1:1) magnification.
Inner focusing, driven by a silent and powerful ring-type USM, means the lens' overall length never changes during focus.
This lens is a wonderful multi-purpose lens that's equally at home shooting macro shots, portraits or available-light photos. Like all Canon EF-S Lenses, its use is restricted to the EOS 20D, EOS Digital Rebel, EOS Digital Rebel XT and similar cameras.
The Canon 60mm F/2.8 is commonly used for General purpose, Landscape/scenery, Low light, Macro, Macro and portraits, Macro photography, Night photography, Portraits, Special effects, Weddings, Wildlife photos and more.The Canon 60mm F/2.8 is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Enthusiast, Photo enthusiast, Semi-professional, Semi-pro photographer among others.The Canon 60mm F/2.8 is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Canon 60mm F/2.8: Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Easy to clean, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice bokeh, Rugged, Strong construction to mention just a few.
|Construction||8 groups / 12 elements|
|Angle of view||25° (Diagonal)|
|F stop range||2.8-n/a|
|Closest Focusing Distance||0.2mm/0.66 ft.|
|Dimensions (Length x Diameter)||2.9" x 2.8", 11.8 oz.
73 x 69.8mm
|Weight||11.8 oz. / 335g|