The Canon EF 24 mm f/2.8 IS USM lens is the ideal entry focal length into the world of ultra wide-angle photography. A compact, fixed focal length 24 mm lens equipped with Canon's Optical Image Stabilizer technology that offers up to 4 stops of shake correction along with a ring-type USM and advanced CPU with optimized AF algorithms for fast auto focusing. Full-time manual focus feature is available for manual focusing even while in AF mode while a minimum focusing distance of 0.66 feet offers dramatic wide-angle images. Aspherical lens elements help improve image quality on the periphery while a 7-blade circular aperture diaphragm delivers beautiful, soft backgrounds. Lens coatings are also used to help minimize ghosting and flares. Offering spectacular image quality, silent and smooth operation in a compact body, it's the ideal lens for capturing both stills and video.
Portable wide-angle lens offering great image quality and fast focusing
A 24 mmm wide-angle prime lens with an 84° angle of view on full-frame DSLRs - perfect for landscape photographers. On EOS cameras featuring APS-C sized sensors, the Canon EF 24 mm f/2.8 IS USM gives an angle of view equivalent to a 38 mm lens on a full-frame camera, making it a useful alternative to a standard lens.
Shoot in low-light conditions
A maximum aperture of f/2.8 permits hand-held photography in available light without flash. Image Stabilization 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. Full-time manual focus override allows fine adjustment without changing focus modes.
Get near to your subject, with a close-focus distance of just 0.2 m, and enjoy a dramatic wide-angle perspective.
The Canon EF 24 mm f/2.8 IS USM is a lens you can take everywhere. It is 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. The Canon EF 24 mm f/2.8 IS USM's classic prime-lens design minimizes distortion and aberrations, which can degrade image quality.
Area of useProduct Highlights
A portable wide-angle prime lens suited to applications in reportage, landscape and travel photography.
- 24 mm wide-angle lens
- Fast f/2.8 maximum aperture
- Up to four-stop Image Stabilizer
- Ultrasonic autofocus mechanism
- 0.2 m close-focusing distance
- Circular aperture for soft background blur