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

BH #CA1855STM • MFR #8114B002
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens
Key Features
  • EF-S Mount lens
  • 29-88mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Aperture Range: f/3.5-38
  • One Aspherical Element
The EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens from Canon is 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 light.
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Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Overview

The EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens from Canon is 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 light.

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 9.8".

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.

Optical Image Stabilization provides up to 4 stops of correction against camera shake, providing you with clearer images, even in dim light.
The STM feature complements the Movie Servo AF feature found on select EOS Cameras with a compact six-group zoom system and a new stepping motor and focus mechanism to deliver smooth and quiet continuous AF during movie shooting.
Manual focus override allows you to utilize the manual focus option at any time, even in autofocus mode, for precise focusing when needed.
One aspherical lens element reduces aberrations and helps to provide overall edge to edge sharpness.

Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Specs

Lens MountCanon EF-S
Angle of View74° 20' to 27° 50'
Minimum Focus Distance9.8" / 0.25 m
Close-Up Magnification0.36x
Optical Design13 Elements in 11 Groups
Diaphragm Blades7
Image StabilizationYes
Dimensions (ø x L)2.72 x 2.96" / 6.91 x 7.52 cm
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.8 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.7 x 4 x 3.9"

Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Reviews

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Is this lens compatible with the Canon Rebel t7i?
Asked by: Jessica K.
I would think it would but I don't know. Mine is used om a Conon 7D Mark II and it works just fine.
Answered by: Richard H.
Date published: 2018-08-28

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does this lens come with any warranty?
Asked by: Shaomin
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Answered by: Dana G.
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Will this lens work with the Canon T5 body?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes, it will work with the T5 and T6 series cameras, or any Canon APS-C camera made since 2003, as they are all APS-C cameras that use the Canon EF-S mount. It is not compatible with Canon full-frame cameras or with Canon mirrorless cameras.
Answered by: Michael N.
Date published: 2018-08-28

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Will this work with a cannon eos rebel sl 1 ?
Asked by: Anonymous
I would say yes. It performs very well on my Rebel T3i so there should not be a problem. Using the image stabilization I was able to shoot a clear shot from the upper seats behind homeplate at Safeco Field of the centerfielder leaping at the fence during a Mariners game. I'm talking about seeing the expession on his face and reading his jersey from a looooong distance. Lens acts like a champ.
Answered by: Steve H.
Date published: 2018-08-28

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What is the difference between this lens and the same Cannon with a II in the name and $50.00 cheaper?
Asked by: Walter S.
The Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM lens is the newer version of the lens. It has the STM focus motor, which will allow for quieter and smoother autofocus than the EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II lens.
Answered by: Christina S.
Date published: 2018-08-28

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Will this lens work with a Canon Rebel Xsi 450D?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes, it will.
Answered by: Rosella M.
Date published: 2018-08-28

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Is this lens compatible with a Canon Rebel xsi 450D?
Asked by: Anonymous
The following information serves as suggestions for beginners to build up their supplies for Canon 450D:Canon XSi lenses:For beginners, I strongly recommend the kits lens Canon EF-S 18-55 mm f 3.5-5.6 IS and Canon EF-S 55-250 mm f 4-5.6 IS. Both lenses received very good reviews on photozone.de. Both lenses are very light, cheap and with high optical quality. They fit on the light Canon XSi very well. For more selection of lenses please read post on best lenses for Canon.Found this explanation on line. Hope it answers your question.
Answered by: Stanley F G.
Date published: 2018-08-28

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I am looking for a lens to go with my Canon EOS 40d. I want to take photos for my toddler. Would this be a good lens for face and full body photos?
Asked by: Danielle D.
Thank you. I was giving the camera for free. With no lens. What type should I buy?
Answered by: Danielle D.
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