Canon EF-S 17-55mm F2.8 IS USM Specifications

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Name Canon EF-S 17-55mm F2.8 IS USM

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Manufacturer Canon
Release Date and Price
Release Year 2006
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Lens Type
Lens Type Standard / Normal
Zoom or Prime Zoom lens
Mount and Compatibility
Mount Canon EF-S
Designed for APS-C sensor Yes
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Autofocus (AF) Yes
Built-in Autofocus (AF) Motor Yes

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Motor Type No information
Focus Method No information
Closest Focusing Distance 35 cm
Maximum Aperture F2,8
Diaphragm Blades No information
Construction 19 elements  /  12 groups
Special Elements/Coatings No information
Focal Length
Focal Length 17-55 mm
Zoom Range 38 mm
Built-in Teleconverter No
Teleconverter Multiplier N/A
Image Stabilization Yes
Image Stabilization CIPA rating N/A
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating
Weather Sealing No
Diameter 83 mm
Length 110 mm
Weight 645 gr
Filter Type Filter Thread
Filter Diameter 77 mm
Lens Hood Not Included
Lens Hood SKU EW-83J
Tripod Collar N/A
Tripod Collar SKU N/A