Canon has introduced the EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM Lens for users who want to capture close-up shots of flowers and food, which can often be cast by you and your equipment when shooting macro photography. Unique features of this Canon Macro Lens is that it possesses two built-in, controllable, LED (Macro Lite) flash around the lens provides extra illumination in front of the lens to remove unnecessary shadows and invaluable support for macro photography, this unique design will bring many benefits for the user.
Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM Lens can shoot objects at closest focussing distance of 9 cm, the magnification ratio of 1:1, can be extended 1.2x magnification level in super macro mode. Lens brings Hybrid IS image stabilization technology ever to appear on the EF models. It is specifically designed to help minimize both angular and shift camera shake. Giving you more flexibility to respond to your subject if it moves or changes position, ensuring crisp images when shooting macro subjects.
It is indispensable to focus the STM stepping motor for fast and smooth focusing speed, more durable design. Internal structure of EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM covers 11 elements in 10 groups, 7 diaphragm blades, including one UD Element and two Aspherical Elements.
Thus the EOS M line has a total of 6 EF-M lenses and 1 adapter for the EF / EF-S lens. Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM has been priced at $299 USD and can be pre-ordered via Amazon and BHPhoto store; and it will be released on 30th June 2016.
Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM Specifications
- Dimensions of 60.9 x 45.5 mm
- Weight of 130g
- Mount: Canon EF-M
- Image size: APS-C
- 35mm film equivalent focal length
- Maximum aperture: f/3.5
- Minimum aperture: f/22
- Focal Length: 28mm
- Angle of View: 51.55°
- Minimum Focus Distance: 9.3 cm
- 11 Elements in 10 Groups
- 1 UD Element, 2 Aspherical Elements
- 7 Diaphragm Blades
- STM Stepping AF Motor
- Hybrid IS Image Stabilization
- Maximum Magnification: 1.2x
- Built-In Macro Lite LED
- Filter diameter: 43mm