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Canon EF 35-105 mm f/3.5-4.5

Manufacturer Canon
Model EF 35-105 mm f/3.5-4.5
Lens style Universal zoom
Focal length 35 - 105 mm
Maximum aperture f/3.5 - 4.5
Angle of view 63.4 - 23.3 o
Closest focusing distance 0.85 m
Maximum magnification 1:6.25
Minimum aperture 29
Number of diaphragm blades 5
Auto focus type AF
Lens Construction 14 elements / 11 groups
Filter diameter 58 mm
Macro No
Available mounts Canon EF
Dimensions 73.2 x 81.9 mm
Weight 400 g
Additional information Marketed March 1987
Average rating (3 owners reviews)
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Owners reviews (3)
  1. Me
    Me 9 March 2014, 12:17
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    IP 217.225.x.x
    Owner since: 3 years
    Price: 00
    User profile: Amateur

    Cons: noisy autofocus, rotating front lens

    Pros: sharp pictures, robust

    Summary: perfect lens for no money

  2. Mac
    Mac 8 December 2013, 21:29
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    IP 65.92.x.x
    Owner since: more than 10 years
    Price: About $275
    User profile: Semipro

    Cons: Barrel rotates during AF which makes using rotating filters awkward. It also requires you to turn lens to MF to change filters. Vari-focus means means you can't zoom in for AF then zoom out: you will change the point of focus. Some CA at some settings and aperture settings. Mix of barrel and pincushion distortion.

    Pros: Small, light, and really sharp. A good deal when new, a bargain now.

    Summary: From the cons you'd think I don't like the lens: far from the truth! I like it much better than the EF 28-135 3.5-5.6 IS USM I bought to replace it, fueling my distrust of "upgrading" to new lenses. This is my main walk-around zoom lens. While a lens starting at 24mm or 28mm would suit me better, this lens is wonderful.

  3. soho
    soho 23 March 2013, 16:43
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    IP 93.232.x.x
    Owner since: 2 years
    Price: 00$
    User profile: Amateur

    Cons: rotating front lense, push-pull zoom

    Pros: sharp pictures, full format, works great on eos 5d

    Summary: very good for no money

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