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Canon EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM Lens Instructions For Use Manual

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EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM



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  • Page 1 EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM Instructions...
  • Page 2 Thank you for purchasing a Canon product. Equipped with an Image Stabilizer, the Canon 6. Manual focusing is available after the subject EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM is a high- comes into focus in autofocus mode (ONE performance telephoto zoom lens, for use with EOS SHOT AF).
  • Page 3: Safety Precautions

    Conventions used in this instruction Usage Precautions Warning to prevent lens or camera malfunction When using this lens, please check the Canon website ● ● or damage. for the latest camera firmware. If the camera’s firmware...
  • Page 4 Safety Precautions This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. CAN ICES-3 (B) / NMB-3 (B) Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
  • Page 5 Nomenclature Zoom touch adjustment ring (→ 7) Focusing ring (→ 6) Focusing distance range selector switch Zoom ring (→ 7) (→ 6) Lens mount index (→ 5) Distance scale (→ 11) Hood mount (→ 12) Rubber ring (→ 5) Filter mounting thread (→...
  • Page 6: Mounting And Detaching The Lens

    If the rubber ring becomes worn, it is replaceable by a Canon Service Center at cost. After detaching the lens, place the lens with ●...
  • Page 7: Setting The Focus Mode

    2. Setting the Focus Mode 3. Switching the Focusing Distance Range To shoot in autofocus (AF) mode, set the focus mode switch to AF. You can set the focusing distance range with a To shoot in manual focus (MF) mode, set the switch.
  • Page 8: Zoom Touch Adjustment Ring

    4. Zooming and Adjusting Zooming Resistance Zoom touch adjustment ring To zoom, rotate the zoom ring. The operational feel (tightness) of the zoom ring Be sure to finish zooming before focusing. ● ● can be adjusted as desired. Turn the adjustment Zooming after focusing can affect the focus.
  • Page 9: Image Stabilizer

    5. Image Stabilizer You can use the image stabilizer in AF or MF mode. Set the STABILIZER switch Select the stabilizer mode. First press the shutter to ON. button down halfway, then MODE 1: Corrects vibrations in ● ● press down all the way to all directions.
  • Page 10: Tips On Using The Image Stabilizer

    6. Tips on Using the Image Stabilizer The image stabilizer for this lens is effective for hand-held shots in the following conditions. MODE 1 MODE 2 ● ● In semi-darkened areas such as indoors or When panning subjects in motion. ●...
  • Page 11 Tips on Using the Image Stabilizer Using a tripod also stabilizes the image. The Image Stabilizer cannot compensate for a ● ● ● ● However, depending on the kind of tripod and blurred shot caused by a subject that moved. shooting conditions, sometimes it may be better Set the STABILIZER switch to OFF when you ●...
  • Page 12: Infinity Compensation Mark

    7. Infinity Compensation 8. Infrared Index Mark Infinity compensation mark The infrared index corrects the focus setting Distance index when using monochrome infrared film. Focus on To compensate for shifting of the infinity focus the subject manually, then adjust the distance point that results from changes in temperature, setting by moving the focusing ring to the there is a margin at the infinity (∞) position.
  • Page 13 9. Hood The ET-83D hood cuts out unwanted light and protects the front of the lens from rain, snow, and dust. Button ● Removing ● Attaching To remove the hood, hold down the button on To attach the hood, align the hood’s attachment the side and turn the hood in the direction of position mark with the red dot on the front of the the arrow until the position mark on the hood...
  • Page 14 Hood ● Circular Polarizing Filter Adjustment Window The hood features a circular polarizing filter adjustment window which, when opened, allows the user to adjust the circular polarizing filter* while the hood is attached to the lens. * Please attach the circular polarizing filter to the filter mounting thread on the front of the lens when the hood is detached.
  • Page 15: Using The Tripod Mount

    10. Using the Tripod Mount A tripod or monopod attaches to the tripod Attaching the Tripod Mount mount on the lens. Place the tripod mount against the tripod Tripod mount attachment foot mount attachment foot as shown and rotate the tripod mount ring in the direction indicated by arrow 2 until it stops moving.
  • Page 16: Orientation Locking Knob

    Using the Tripod Mount Adjusting the Tripod Mount An internal screw thread in the tripod mount ● ● By loosening the orientation locking knob, you attachment foot is exposed when the tripod can rotate the camera to set the image for any mount is detached.
  • Page 17 11. Extenders (Sold Separately) Lens specifications when using extender EF1.4x II/III or EF2x II/III are as follows. Extender EF1.4x II/III Extender EF2x II/III WIDE TELE WIDE TELE Focal length (mm) Aperture f/6.3-45 f/8-57 f/9-64 f/11-81 Diagonal 17° 35′ 4° 25′ 12°...
  • Page 18 ● When an extender is attached, the AF speed will become slower to retain proper control. * This camera will allow autofocusing while shooting after updating the camera’s firmware. Please check the Canon website for information about firmware updates. ENG-17...
  • Page 19: Filter Mounting Thread

    You can attach extension tube EF12 II or EF25 thread on the front of the lens. II for magnified shots. The shooting distance and magnification are shown below. If you need a polarizing filter, use the Canon ● ● Focusing Distance Magnification (×)
  • Page 20: Specifications

    The Close-up Lenses 250D cannot be attached. ● ● Aperture settings are specified on the camera. ● ● All data listed is measured according to Canon standards. ● ● Product specifications and appearance are subject to change without notice. ● ●...
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