Compact proportions with a powerful zoom range of 11x - make an ideal general-purpose zoom for photographers on the go. Great low-light performance is assured by a 4-stop Image Stabilizer.
11x zoom lens - 18-200mm
4 stop Image Stabilizer
Automatic panning and tripod detection
Close focusing distance of 0.45m
A spherical and UD lens elements
Super-Spectra lens coatings combat ghosting and flare
Zoom lock maintains minimum size
Circular aperture for pleasing background blur
Compact, fast and lightweight
The EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS is a compact, EF-S lens with high magnification of approximately 11x. It features an 18-200mm zoom ratio (the 35mm film equivalent of a 29-320mm lens) and has a maximum aperture of f/3.5-5.6. Designed to appeal to entry-level and advanced amateur users looking for a lens with an optical Image Stabilizer and large focal length range, it weighs just 595g and measures 78.6 x 102mm. The lens offers 0.45m minimum focusing distance at all zoom positions.
The EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS designed exclusively for use with EOS cameras featuring an EF-S lens mount.
Aspheric and UD elements
High image quality has been assured with the addition of two high-precision aspheric lenses to correct aberration including curvature of field and distortion. Chromatic aberration common in wide-angle shooting is also combated by the inclusion of two UD lenses, ensuring optimum image quality and corner-to-corner detail.