Newly-released Canon EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM Prime Lens

The new Canon EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM Prime Lens is the updated version of the popular wide-angle EF 24mm f/2.8 prime lens. The new EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM Prime Lens provides superb image quality and smooth, silent operation. This prime lens is now equipped with Canon’s Optical Image Stabilizer technology, that can correct gradual camera shakes of up to 4 stops,  which frequently occurs during capturing images in fast moving motions especially in low lighting conditions.

This prime lens is also fitted with the new ring-type Ultrasonic motor that works alongside with a high performance CPU and advanced Canon AF algorithms technology that guarantees fast and ultra-responsive autofocusing.

Its lens glass is coated with fluorine to minimize ghosting and flare. It is also fitted with 7-blade circular aperture diaphragm which ensures beautiful, soft backgrounds. Its compact and lightweight construction provides an improved usability, mobility and convenience.

The Canon EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM Prime Lens prime lens offers the best image quality for both still images and videos.


Lens type Prime lens
Max Format size 35mm Film Format
Focal length 24millimeter
Image stabilization Yes
Lens mount Canon EF
Maximum aperture F2.8
Minimum aperture F22.0
Number of diaphragm blades 7
Optics Elements 11 11
Groups 9 focus
Minimum focus 0.20 m (7.87″)
Maximum magnification 0.23 x
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Ring-type ultrasonic
 Full time manual Yes
Focus method Rear
Distance scale Yes
 DoF scale Yes
Physical Weight  280 g (0.62 lb)
Diameter 68 mm (2.69″)
 Length 56 mm (2.19″)
Materials Plastic barrel, metal mount
Sealing No
Colour Black
Filter thread 58 mm
Hood supplied Yes
Hood product code EW-65B
Tripod collar No