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Zoom – Canon EF 16-135mm f/3.5L-5.6 IS STM

Canon EF 16-135mm f/3.5L-5.6 IS STM


Brand: Canon

Model: EF 16-135mm f/3.5L-5.6 IS STM

Aperture: f/3.5L-5.6 (depending on focal length) – f/22

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Manual is available to download by clicking “Article Attachments” below

Access and Usage

Pick-Up Location: University House – UNHG03 – Tech Office


Pick-Up Location: Q Building – Q105 – Tech Office

Induction(s) Required:

L1 General Induction

L2 Photography Induction

These can be found embedded in your aligned Course Canvas site or via the Induction Catalogue:

Direct Canvas Link

Your Course > Modules > Compulsory WHS Inductions

The manual is available to download by clicking “Article Attachments” below. The most up-to-date information will be found on the manufacturer’s website. Please note this manual and images used are for educational purposes only.

Kit Contents

  • EF 16-135mm f/3.5L-5.6 IS STM
  • Lens Bag

Technical Specifications

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Year Introduced 2012
Mounts On APS-C
Lenses / Groups 16/12
Angle of View: Diagonal 74° 20′ – 11° 30′

Aperture Range – Wide / Long f/3.5-22 / f/5.6-38
Aperture Max by Focal Length 18-23mm = f/3.5
24-34mm = f/4.0
35-49mm = f/4.5
50-75mm = f/5.0
76-135mm = f/5.6
Number of Aperture Blades 7
Rounded Aperture? Y

Manufacturer Specification Weight 16.9 oz (480g)
Actual Weight 16.4 oz (465g)
Lens Hood Weight 0.7 oz (20g)
In-Use Weight 17.1 oz (485g)

Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.02 x 3.78” (76.6 x 96mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.02 x 4.13” (77 x 105mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 6.09” (154.6mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 1.95” (49.6mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.69 x 1.56” (93.7 x 39.7mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 5.51 – 7.46” (140 – 189.6mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.5” / 1.62” (12.6mm / 41.2mm)
Filter Size 67mm
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N

AF Motor Type STM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 360°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type N

Close Focus
Specified Min Focus Distance 15.35” (390mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 13.86” / 14.76” (352mm / 375mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.28x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.43-0.09x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 0.61-0.21x

Zoom Ring Rotation 75°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / EW-73B
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N

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