The Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II is a starter lens and is often included when you buy a Canon Digital SLR in kit form where you get the camera body and at least one lens. This lens can also be bought separately. The main improvement on the previous model is the inclusion of image stabilisation. This helps to keep your pictures sharp.
The EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II is aimed at anyone looking for a budget lens to take photos of subjects such as landscapes and architecture. This is a small and relatively lightweight lens. Canon have used lead free glass in its construction. The EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II has a 58mm filter diameter and 6 diaphragm blades.
Specialist subject: Landscape photography
Wide Angle Zoom
Minimum Focal Length
Maximum Focal Length
Closest Focusing Distance
68.5 x 70mm
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II Specification