Inﬁnity compensation mark
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EF35mm f/2 IS USM is a wide-angle single f
ocus lens that provide high
stands f or Image Stabilizer .
stands f or Ultrasonic Motor . Safety Precautions
Do not look at the sun or a bright light sour ce through the lens
Doing so could result in loss of vision.
Looking at the sun directly through the lens is especially hazardous.
Whether it is attached to the camera or not,
do not leave the
lens under the sun without the lens cap attached.
This is to
vent the lens from concentr ating the sun’s r ays, which could cause
If the lens is taken from a cold en
vironment into a warm one,
condensation may de
velop on the lens surface and internal
o pre vent condensation in this case , ﬁrst put the lens into an
tight plastic bag bef ore taking it from a cold to warm environment.
Then take out the lens after
it has warmed gradually
. Do the same
when taking the lens from a warm environment into a cold one.
Do not lea
ve the lens in e xcessive heat such as in a car in direct
High temperatures can cause the lens to malfunction.
ventions used in this instruction
ar ning to prev ent lens or camera malfunction or damage.
y notes on using the lens and taking pictures. 1. Mounting and Detaching the Lens
See your camera’
s instructions for details on mounting and
detaching the lens.
After detaching the lens
, place the lens with the rear end up to
vent the lens surf ace and contacts from getting scratched.
If the contacts get soiled, scr
atched, or hav e ﬁnger prints on
them, corrosion or f
aulty connections can result. The camera
and lens ma
y not operate properly .
If the contacts get soiled or ha
ve ﬁngerpr ints on them, clean
them with a soft cloth.
ou remove the lens , cover it with the dust cap . T o attach it
, align the lens mount index and the
x of the dust
, and tur n clockwise
T o remo ve it, re verse the order . 2. Setting the Focus Mode
o shoot in autof ocus (AF) mode, set the f ocus mode switch to AF
o shoot in man ual f ocus (MF) mode, set the f ocus mode switch to MF ,
ocus by turning the focusing ring. The f ocusing r ing alwa ys works,
regardless of the f
ocusing in ONE SHO T AF mode, focus man ually by
pressing the shutter button halfw
ay and turning the focusing ring.
(Full-time manual f
ocus) 3. Inﬁnity Compensation Mark
o compensate f or 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 distance scale L mar
k is aligned with the distance
or accurate manual f ocusing of subjects at inﬁnity , look through
the viewﬁnder or look at the magniﬁed image* on the LCD screen
while rotating the f
or cameras with Liv e Vie w shooting capability . Nomenclature ● ① Distance scale ● ② Distance index ● ③ Focusing ring ● ④ Focus mode switch ● ⑤ Image Stabilizer switch ● ⑥ Lens mount index ● ⑦ Contacts EF Lenses EF35mm f/2 IS USM Instructions