Widely acclaimed,but the real beauty lies in its superior optical performance. Throughout its entire zoom range, it offers a minimum shooting distance of 8'/39." in macro . Its diaphragm provides natural, soft focus foregrounds and backgrounds, while keeping the main subject in sharp focus. Every detail was designed from the photographer's point of view evident in such ergonomic touches as the easy to use manual focus ring and the smooth feel of the focus ring and zoom control.
Minimum Focus Distance
8' / 39." in macro mode at 200mm (manual focus only)