- Image stabilization for up to four eqiuvalent stops of shake correctoin.
- Supports continuous AF during video shooting.
- Circular aperture (7 blades) for soft backgrounds.
- Maximum magnification of 0.25x at the telephoto end.
- Minimum focusing distance: 9.8 in./0.25m (full zoom range).
System provides up to four equivalent stops
Designed for use with the EOS M Compact Systems Digital Camera, the new EF-M 18–55mm f/3.5–5.6 IS STM lens offers a compact and lightweight design for easy portability. Its image stabilization system provides up to four equivalent stops of shake correction to deliver stunning video and photos without blur. A seven-blade circular aperture helps create beautiful, soft backgrounds for expressive video and portraits!
Three aspheric lens elements
The EF-M 18–55mm f/3.5–5.6 IS STM has three aspheric lens elements that help reduce aberration throughout the zoom. Optimized lens placement and coatings ensure minimized ghosting and flare. This lens also supports the EOS M Digital Camera’s Movie Servo AF function for smooth and quiet continuous autofocus during video shooting by utilizing a stepping motor.
|Max. Diameter x Length||2.4 x 2.4 inch, 7.4 oz. / 60.9 x 61.0mm|
|Focal Length||18 - 55 mm|
|Maximum Aperture||1:3.5 - 5.6|
|Lens Construction||13 elements in 11 groups |
|Diagonal Angle of View||74°20′ – 27°50′|
|Focus Adjustment||Inner Focusing System|
|Closest Focusing Distance||0.82 ft. / 0.25m |
|Zoom System||Rotating Type|
|Filter Size||52 mm|