Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM is a Variable aperture Auto Focus (AF) Ultra-Wideangle Zoom
lens with Optical Image stabilization and APS-C / DX max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with Canon EF-S mount cameras.
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM is a member of Canon's EF-S STM Zoom series of lenses. Below you can see the latest lenses in this series.
EF-S STM Zoom Series Lenses in Canon EF-S Mount
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM is compatible with cameras that have Canon EF-S lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Canon EF-S lenses are Canon T8i, Canon 90D and Canon SL3.
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
Size and weight is a very important decision factor when searching for your next lens. Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM has a maximum diameter of 75mm and total length of 72mm.
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM has a filter thread of 67mm.
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM has a focal range of 10-18mm and 1.8X zoom ratio which has a 35mm equivalent focal range of 16-28.8mm when used on a APS-C / DX format camera.
Optical Image Stabilization
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM features an optical image stabilization system which helps to reduce the blur that occurs due to shaking during hand-held shooting.
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM features Rotary (internal) zoom method where the length of the lens doesn't change while you are zooming in or out. Even though this design has a size disadvantage in general compare to extending designs, it has the benefits of better sealing against dust and moisture, no zoom creep and no weight balance shift while zooming.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM has a Max Magnification Ratio of 15x and has a minimum focusing distance of 22m.
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM is a variable aperture lens with a max aperture of f4.5 and a minimum aperture of f22 at 10mm, and a max aperture of f5.6 and minimum aperture of f29 at 18mm .
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM's optical formula consists of 14 elements in 11 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- UD lens element
- enhanced lens coatings
Canon 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM doesn't come with a lens hood but there is an optional lens hood with a part code of EW-73 C that you can order separately.
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