Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II Lens

Product Summary

Overview

Along with these DSLR cameras, Canon is also introducing a new kit lens, the EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II zoom lens, the standard kit lens for both the Rebel T3i kit configuration and the Rebel T3 kit configuration.

The new EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II zoom lens features the wide-angle to mid-range zoom flexibility with the advantage of Canon’s optical lens-shift image stabilization system that yields up to a full four stops of image-shake correction. The version II of this lens includes new IS algorithms to distinguish between normal photographing and when the camera is panning to automatically provide the optimal level of image-shake correction.

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Canon EF-S 18-55mm f:3.5-5.6 IS II Lens-a

Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II Specifications

CompatibilityAPS-C
35mm film equivalent focal length29-88
Angle of view (horzntl, vertl, diagnl)H:64º 30′ – 23º 20′, V:45º 30′- 15º 40′, D:74º 20′ – 27º 50′
Construction (elements/groups)11/9
No. of diaphragm blades6
Min aperture22 – 38(36)¹
Closest focusing distance (m)0.25
Max magnification (x)0.34 (at 55mm)
Distance informationProvided
Image stabilizer4-stops
AF actuatorMicro Motor
Filter Size (mm)58
Max. diameter x length (mm)68.5 x 70
Weight (g)200
Magnification – Extension Tube EF12 II0.64-0.23 (Not compatible at wide angles)
Magnification – Extension Tube EF25 II1.00-0.51(Not compatible at wide angles)
Lens hoodEW-60C
Soft caseLP814
Extenders EF1.4x II and EF2x IINC

 

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