Download Print this page

Canon EF-16 Instruction

Ef lens
Hide thumbs


Quick Links

EF16-35mm f/2.8L II USM



  Summary of Contents for Canon EF-16

  • Page 1 EF16-35mm f/2.8L II USM Instruction...
  • Page 2 Thank you for purchasing a Canon product. The Canon EF16-35mm f/2.8L II USM lens is a high-performance, ultra-wide-angle zoom lens for use with Canon EOS cameras. "USM" stands for Ultrasonic Motor. Conventions used in this instruction Warning to prevent lens or camera malfunction or damage.
  • Page 3: Safety Precautions

    a Safety Precautions a Safety Precautions • Do not look at the sun or a bright light source through the lens or camera. Doing so could result in loss of vision. Looking at the sun directly through the lens is especially hazardous. •...
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Nomenclature Focus mode switch (→ 5) Hood mount (→ 7) Distance scale (→ 6) Zoom ring (→ 5) Filter mounting thread (→ 7) Contacts (→ 4) Focusing ring (→ 5) Lens mount index (→ 4) For detailed information, reference page numbers are provided in parentheses (→ **). ENG-3...
  • Page 5: Contacts

    The lens mount has a rubber ring for enhanced water- and dust-resistance. The rubber ring may cause slight abrasions around the camera's lens mount, but this will not cause any problems. If the rubber ring becomes worn, it is replaceable by a Canon Service Center at cost. ENG-4...
  • Page 6: Focusing Ring

    2. Setting the Focus Mode To shoot in autofocus (AF) mode, set the focus mode switch to AF. To use only manual focusing (MF), set the focus mode switch to MF, and focus by turning the focusing ring. The focusing ring always works, regardless of the focus mode.
  • Page 7: Distance Scale

    4. Infinity Compensation Mark Infinity compensation mark Distance index To compensate for shifting of the infinity focus point that results from changes in temperature. The infinity position at normal temperature is the point at which the vertical line of the L mark is aligned with the distance indicator on the distance scale.
  • Page 8: Filter Mounting Thread

    • To ensure dust- and water-resistant performance, attach a Canon PROTECT filter (82mm). • Only one filter may be attached. • If you need a polarizing filter, use the Canon Circular Polarizing Filter (82mm). ENG-7...
  • Page 9 8. Extension Tubes (Sold separately) You can attach Extension Tube EF12 II or EF25 II for magnified shots. The shooting distance and magnification are shown below. Camera-to-Subject Distance (mm) Near 16mm Incompatible EF12 ll 35mm 16mm Incompatible EF25 ll 35mm Manual focusing is recommended for accurate focusing.
  • Page 10: Specifications

    • The EF1.4X II/EF2X II extenders cannot be used with this lens. In addition, there is no size available among 250D/500D close-up lenses. • 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. Vertical: 74° 10’ – 38°...
  • Page 11 CT1-7569-004 © CANON INC. 2006 2009.7...

This manual is also suitable for:

Ef16-35mm f/2.8l ii usmUltrasonic ef lens