Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS is an Auto Focus (AF) Superzoom Zoom
lens with APS-C / DX max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Fujifilm X mount cameras.
Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS is compatible with cameras that have Fujifilm X lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Fujifilm X lenses are Fujifilm X-H2S, Fujifilm X-T30 II and Fujifilm X-E4.
Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS has a focal range of 18-135mm and 7.5X zoom ratio which has a 35mm equivalent focal range of 27-202.5mm when used on a APS-C / DX format camera.
Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS is a weather sealed lens which provides an extra protection to prevent water and dust get inside the lens and camera body under light rain, snow and wind. In order to have an effective protection, you have to pair the Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS with a weather sealed camera body such as Fujifilm X-H2S, Fujifilm X-T4 and Fujifilm X-Pro3.
Optical Image Stabilization
Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS features an optical image stabilization system which helps to reduce the blur that occurs due to shaking during hand-held shooting.
Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS features Rotary (extending) zoom method where the length of the lens changes as you zoom in or out. This makes it possible to design the lens with a smaller minimum length ( generally when it is zoomed out) compared to internal zoom lenses. The disadvantages of this design are being harder to seal against dust and moisture, weight balance shifting while zooming and zoom creep in certain lenses.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.27x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.45m. For a non-macro lens, the 0.27x is considered a high magnification and will come handy for close-up shots.
Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS is a variable aperture lens with a max aperture of f3.5 and a minimum aperture of f22 at 18mm, and a max aperture of f5.6 and minimum aperture of f22 at 135mm .
Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS's optical formula consists of 16 elements in 12 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- 4 aspherical elements
- 2 ED glass elements
Fujifilm 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 R OIS comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos.
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