Designed for High-quality Still Image
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens
and Video Capture
- A standard zoom
compatible with Canon APS-C format cameras.
It features a focal length range of 18-55mm
which is equivalent to 29-88mm in the 35mm
format. Optical Image Stabilization provides
the equivalent of up to four stops of shake
correction for clear imaging, even in low
A high-precision aspherical element
reduces chromatic aberration throughout the
zoom range for high resolution and contrast.
The lens supports Canon's EOS Movie Servo AF
feature for smooth and quiet continuous
autofocusing during movie recording. This
feature is enabled by the use of a six-group
zoom system plus a stepping motor focusing
mechanism. Additionally, manual focus
adjustment is possible while shooting in AF
mode, and an internal focusing system
enables faster performance, maintains an
overall compact lens form-factor and allows
for a closer minimum focusing distance of
The front element of the lens does not
rotate during focusing, allowing you to use
polarizing filters without a problem.
Optimized lens coatings ensure precise color
balance while minimizing ghosting and flare,
and the 7-blade circular diaphragm produces
pleasing background blur.