RF Lenses

Canon RF 600mm F4L IS USM Specifications

Specifications

  • Large f/4 maximum aperture

    For excellent low-light performance and depth-of-field control

  • Image Stabilizer

    Offers 5.5 stops of protection against blur from camera shake1, for razor sharp results in low light

  • Dual Power AF

    A dual powered ring-type USM focusing drive is backed up by a high-speed CPU and optimised AF algorithms for quick, quiet focusing

  • Fluorite glass

    The RF 600mm F4L IS USM makes use of fluorite glass in its construction for increased image resolution and contrast

  • ASC coatings

    Even in tough lighting conditions, ghosting and flare is minimised by our Air Sphere Coating technology

  • Variable speed manual focusing

    Three manual-focus speeds are available, for precise control. Full Time MF allows adjustments to be made without switch focus modes

  • Focus presets

    Store two focus presets for quick recall, saving time when you need to react fast and letting you pull focus when shooting video

  • Native RF mount

    The RF 600mm F4L IS USM attaches directly to your EOS R series camera without an adapter, letting you take advantage of its advanced image quality

Specifications in detail

Optical Features / Specifications

  • Image Size
    Full Frame
  • Angle of View (Horzntl, Vertl, Diagnl)
    3°30', 2°20', 4°10'
  • Lens Construction (Elements/Groups)
    17/13
  • Special Optics
    2x Fluorite, 1X SUD
  • Number of Diaphragm Blades
    9
  • Minimum Aperture
    32
  • Closest Focusing Distance (m)
    4.2
  • Maximum Magnification (x)
    0.15
  • Control Ring
    No
  • Image Stabilizer OIS1
    5.5
  • Image Stabilizer IBIS x OIS2
    5.5
  • AF Actuator
    Ring USM
  • Coatings
    ASC, Super Spectra
  • Fluorine
    Front / Rear

Accessories

  • Lens Cap
    E-185C
  • Lens Hood
    ET-160 (WIII)
  • Lens Case/Pouch
    Lens Soft Case LS600
  • Rear End Cap
    Lens Dust Cap RF
  • Extender Compatibility
    Compatible with RF 1.4x & RF 2x Extenders only
  • Other Accessories
    Canon drop-in 52mm filters
    Canon Drop-In Circular Polarizing Filter 52 (WIII)
    Canon Lens Short Hood ET-160B

Specifications with 1.4x Extender

  • Focal Length
    840
  • Maximum Aperture
    5.6-45
  • Maximum Magnification
    0.21
  • AF Possible
    Yes
  • Image Stabilizer
    Yes

Specifications with 2x Extender

  • Focal Length
    1200
  • Maximum Aperture
    8-64
  • Maximum Magnification
    0.31
  • AF Possible
    Yes
  • Image Stabilizer
    Yes

Physical Specifications

  • Dust/Moisture Resistance
    Yes
  • Exterior Coating
    Heat Shield
  • Filter Diameter (mm)
    52 Drop in
  • Max. Diameter x Length (mm)3
    168 x 472
  • Weight (g)
    3090

Although the lens features dust- and water-resistant construction, this cannot completely prevent dust or water droplets from entering the lens.

  1. Tested under CIPA standards
  2. Tested under CIPA standards
  3. Lens dimensions when in retracted state
  1. According to CIPA test standards