Offering a greater focal-length range and a more compact construction than other standard zooms & the EF 24-105mm f/4 IS USM is the ideal lens for the professional travel photographer.
Lightweight 4.3x zoom
Constant maximum f/4 aperture throughout zoom range
Three-stop Image Stabilizer
Super UD and aspheric lens elements
Super Spectra coatings
Circular aperture provides pleasing background blur
EF 24-105mm f/4.0L IS USM lens includes lens hood EW-83H & lens case LP1219 & compatible with Filter Size - 77mm (L type lens)
The professional photographer's lightweight standard zoom.
The L-series is Canon's flagship professional lens range, representing the best in precision-designed EF optics. L-series lenses combine superior performance with superlative handling, and are resistant to dust and moisture.
Lightweight and versatile
The EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM offers a 4.3x zoom ratio, from wide angle to medium telephoto. It is highly portable, weighing just 670g.
The f/4 maximum aperture of the EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM is fixed throughout the lens' focal-length range, so shutter speeds will not change as the lens is zoomed.
The EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM features Canon's three-stop Image Stabilizer (IS), making it ideal for handheld work. IS permits the use of shutter speeds up to three stops slower than normal, with no perceptible increase in image blur from camera shake.
Super UD and aspherical lens elements
The lens incorporates a Super UD (ultra-low dispersion) glass element to eliminate secondary chromatic aberrations. Aspherical lens elements correct for spherical aberrations. The result is crisp, high-contrast, undistorted optical performance throughout the zoom range, without colour fringing at high-contrast edges.
A ring-type ultrasonic motor drives autofocus extremely quickly, and in near silence. Excellent holding torque ensures the point of focus is reached accurately, without overshooting. Furthermore, full-time manual override is available, making it possible to adjust focus without leaving AF mode.
Super Spectra coating
Super Spectra coatings ensure accurate colour balance and enhance contrast. They also reduce flare and ghosting – a common problem caused by light bouncing off a camera's sensor.
Smooth background blur
A virtually circular aperture diaphragm gives out of focus regions a softer, more uniform feel. Sharp foreground objects stand out against a smooth blurred background.
A petal shaped hood and soft case are included.
EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM
|35mm film equivalent focal length||-|
|Angle of view (horzntl, vertl, diagnl)||74º - 19º 20', |
53º - 13º,
84º - 23º 20'
|Lens construction (elements/groups)||18/13|
|No. of diaphragm blades||8|
|Closest focusing distance (m)||0.45|
|Maximum magnification (x)||0.23 (at 105mm)|
|AF actuator||Ring USM ¹|
|Filter diameter (mm)||77|
|Max. diameter x length (mm)||83.5 x 107|
|Magnification - Extension Tube EF12 II||0.40-0.12|
|Magnification - Extension Tube EF25 II||0.61-0.27 ¹|
|Extenders EF1.4x II and EF2x II||Not compatible|
¹ Mechanical full-time manual focusing built-in
Magnification - Extension Tube EF25 II