Canon EF 24mm f2.8 IS USM
A 24mm prime lens with a fast f/2.8 maximum aperture that is perfect for landscape, travel and documentary photography. Image stabilisation helps in low-light, and USM AF focuses quickly and quietly.
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A 24mm prime lens with a fast f/2.8 maximum aperture that is perfect for landscape, travel and documentary photography. Image stabilisation helps in low-light, and USM AF focuses quickly and quietly on the Canon EF 24mm f2.8 IS USM.
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Shoot in low-light conditions
A maximum aperture of f/2.8 permits hand-held photography in available light without flash, while Image stabilisation allows shutter speeds up to four stops slower than usual to be used without the risk of camera shake.
Fast, quiet autofocus
An ultrasonic autofocus motor (USM) provides fast, near-silent focusing while full-time manual focus override allows fine adjustment without changing focus modes.
Get near to your subject, with a close-focus distance of just 0.2m, and enjoy a dramatic wide-angle perspective.
Space- saving design
Weighing in at just 280g and measuring 68.4mm x 55.7mm, the Canon EF 24mm f2.8 IS USM is a lens you can take everywhere. Great for reportage and travel photography.
Designed for great image quality
A seven-bladed circular aperture provides beautiful bokeh, while Super Spectra coatings reduce flare. Furthermore the Canon EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM, with its classic prime-lens design minimises distortion and aberrations, which can degrade image quality.
Area of use
A portable wide-angle prime lens suited to applications in reportage, landscape and travel photography.
- 24mm wide-angle lens (38mm equivalent on APS-C sized sensors).
- Fast f/2.8 maximum aperture.
- Up to four-stop Image Stabilizer.
- Ultrasonic autofocus mechanism.
- 0.2m close-focusing distance
- Circular aperture for soft background blur.
- Super Spectra coatings reduce flare.
Angle of view (horizontal, vertical, diagonal)
74°, 53°, 84°
Lens construction (elements/groups)
No. of diaphragm blades
Closest focussing distance (m)
Maximum magnification (x)
Filter diameter (mm)
Max. diameter x length (mm)
68.4 x 55.7
E-58U / E-58II
Magnification Extension Tube EF12 II
Magnification Extension Tube EF25 II
AF actuator – ¹ Full time Manual focus