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Lenses for use with Canon digital SLR cameras
For more information on Canon lenses see the Canon support pages or this article on Lens choices for new EOS Digital SLR owners
 
The information in the Optical data section applies to the use of the lens with regular 35mm SLR cameras. For digital SLR cameras the View Angle and the 35mm Focal Length equivalent can be found with the help of this calculator  

Always consult your local Canon customer service center about the compatibility of particular lenses with digital SLR cameras!
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 best deal[el/gr][degrees]min.[f]min. [m]ratio[mm][mm][gr] length
Wide angle lenses
Canon EF 14mm f/2.8L USM175014/10114220.250.10FH77.0x89.0560B22
Canon EF 20mm f/2.8 USM40011/994220.250.147277.5x70.6405B32
Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM169913/1084220.250.177793.5x86.9650B38
Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L USM120011/984220.250.167783.5x77.4550B38
Canon EF 24mm f/2.830010/1084220.250.165867.5x48.5270B38
Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM40010/975220.250.185873.6x55.6310B44
Canon EF 28mm f/2.82005/575220.300.135267.4x42.418544
Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM120011/963220.300.187279.0x86.0580B56
Canon EF 35mm f/22507/563220.250.235267.4x42.5210B56
Wide angle zoom lenses
Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.580013/10107.5 - 63.5270.247783.5x89.5385B16 - 35
Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM130016/12108.2 - 63220.288288.5x111.60B25 - 56
Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L USM140014/10108 - 63220.287783.5x103.0600B25 - 56
Canon EF 17-35mm f/2.8L USM140014/1035 -17220.427783.5x95.7545B27 - 56
Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM70012/9104 - 57220.287782.5x95.0475B27 - 63
Canon EF-S 17-55 f/2.8 IS USM115019/120.350.177783.5x110.6645B27 - 87
Canon EF-S 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM55017/1268.6 - 15.4220.350.206778.5x92.0475B27 - 135
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.670011/9104 -57220.277782.5x95.0495B29 - 87
Canon EF 20-35mm f/3.5-4.5 USM40012/1194 - 6322-270.340.137783.5x68.934032 - 56
Canon EF 22-55mm f/4-5.6 USM??9/990 - 4322-320.355859.4x66.017535 - 87
Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM120016/1329 - 74220.487783.2x123.5950B38 - 111
Standard lenses
Canon EF 50mm f/1.0L USM??11/946160.607291.5x81.5985B79
Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM3307/646220.450.155873.8x50.5290B79
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II756/546220.450.155268.2x41.0130B79
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM21008/70.950.117291.5x84.01025B135
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L USM15008/728.5160.950.117291.5x84.01025B135
Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM4009/728.5220.850.135875.0x71.5425B135
Standard zoom lenses
Canon EF 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5 USM35015/1284 - 28.522-320.500.166773.0x69.5380B38 - 135
Canon EF 28-70mm f/2.8L USM113016/1175 - 34220.507783.2x117.6880B44 - 111
Canon EF 28-80mm f/3.5-5.6 II9010/1075 - 3022-380.380.265866.4x71.2200B44 - 127
Canon EF 28-80mm f/3.5-5.6 V UMS??10/1076 - 3022-380.385866.0x71.2200B44 - 127
Canon EF 28-90mm f/4-5.6 II12010/875 - 2722-320.385867.0x71.0190B44 - 143
Canon EF 28-90mm f/4-5.6 II USM13010/875 - 2722-320.385867.0x71.0180B44 - 143
Canon EF 28-90mm f/4-5.6 III12010/875 - 2722-320.385867.0x71.0190B44 - 143
Canon EF 28-105mm f/4-5.613010/975 -23.2320.480.195865.0x67.5210B44 - 167
Canon EF 28-105mm f/4-5.6 USM15015/1275 - 23.322-290.500.195867.0x68.0210B44 - 167
Canon EF 28-135mm f/4-5.6 IS USM40016/1275 -1822-360.500.197296.8x78.4540B44 - 214
Canon EF 35-80mm f/4-5.6 III1008/863 - 3022-320.400.235265.0x63.5175B56 - 127
Telephoto lenses
Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM4008/624220.900.145875.0x73.5460B159
Canon EF 135mm f/2L USM90010/818320.900.197282.5x112.0750B214
Canon EF 200mm f/1.8L USM??12/1012222.5048i130.0x208.03000S317
Canon EF 200mm f/2.8L II USM6509/712321.500.167283.2x136.2765B317
Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS II USM70006.162.000.0052128.0x148.02350S476
Canon EF 400mm f/2.8 IS II USM1100016/126.102.700.0052163.0x343.03850S634
Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM11007/66.2323.500.127790.0x256.51250S634
Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6L USM??13/102.13214.000.0948i228.0x836.016500S1903
Telephoto zoom lenses
Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS69916/1274.2 - 7.5220.450.247278.6x162.5595B29 - 317
Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM110018/1384 -23.2220.450.007783.5x107.0670B38 - 167
Canon EF 28-200mm f/3.5-5.637016/1275 -1222-360.457278.4x89.6500B44 - 317
Canon EF 28-200mm f/3.5-5.6 USM40016/1275 -1222-360.457278.4x89.6500B44 - 317
Canon EF 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6L IS USM210022/1675 - 8.15220.707792.0x284.01670S44 - 476
Canon EF 55-200mm f/4.5-5.6 II USM22513/1343 -12221.205270.4x97.3310B87 - 317
Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM170023/1834 - 12321.407786.2x197.01570S111 - 317
Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L USM60018/1534 - 12321.500.167784.6x193.61310S111 - 317
Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM60016/1334 - 12321.206776.0x172.0705S111 - 317
Canon EF 70-300mm 4.5 - 5.6 DO IS USM110018/1234 - 8321.400.195882.4x99.9720B111 - 476
Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM150034 - 8.151.200.006789.0x143.01050S111 - 476
Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III20013/932.2 - 8.332-451.505871.0x122.1480B119 - 476
Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III USM20013/932.2 - 8.332-451.505871.0x122.1480B119 - 476
Canon EF 80-200mm f/4.5-5.6 II13010/730 - 1222-271.500.165269.0x78.5250B127 - 317
Canon EF 90-300mm f/4.5-5.619913/922.4 -6.5381.485870.0x225.0375B143 - 476
Canon EF 90-300mm f/4.5-5.6 USM19913/922.4 -6.5381.505870.0x115.0420B143 - 476
Canon EF 100-300mm f/4.5-5.6 USM30013/1024 - 8.232-381.500.205873.0x121.5540B159 - 476
Macro lenses
Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Compact Macro3009/846320.235267.6x63.0280B79
Canon EF-S 60mm F/2.8 Macro USM4009.001.000.0x0.00B95
Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x Macro Photo80010/8180.241.0080.0x97.0725B103
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro45010/924320.315275.0x105.3650B159
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM50012/824320.315879.0x119.0600B159
Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro USM120014/1213.7320.481.007282.5x186.61090B285
Special lenses
Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM140014/1118040.160.3978.5x83.0540B13 - 24
Canon EF 15mm f/2.8 Fisheye6008/7180220.200.14FH73.0x62.233024
Canon EF 135mm f/2.8 SF2807/618321.300.125269.2x98.4390B214
 
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Note:
As the perceived focal length and the angle of view varies for digital cameras, the zoom lens classification is (arbitrary) done based on the mid-point of the 35mm focus specifications of the lens, i.e. wide angle lenses below 45, standard lenses from 45 to 90, and telephoto lenses above 90.

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