A versatile standard zoom lens that won’t weigh you down
The ultra-portable EF-S 18-55mm f/4-5.6 IS STM lets you take your EOS to more places, delivering sharp punchy images even in low light thanks to a 4-stop Image Stabilizer. And it’s good for movies too, using STM autofocus for smooth focus transitions.
Take your EOS DSLR to more places with a shorter, lighter standard zoom lens that’s designed for portability.
Easy to use
A great choice for those just starting out in photography or looking for an affordable but high quality lens. A manual focus ring provides additional creative control.
Versatility & performance
The EF-S 18-55mm f/4-5.6 IS STM can tackle a variety of subjects, from landscapes to portraits, and delivers great looking photos you’ll be proud of.
A smooth performer with movies too
The lens focuses more gradually when shooting movies, for smooth focus transitions. Its Image Stabilizer removes camera movements for steadier footage.
|35mm film equivalent focal length (mm)|
|Angle of view (horzntl, vertl, diagnl)|
|64º 30' - 23º 20', 45º 30'- 15º 40', 74º 20' - 27º 50'|
|Lens construction (elements/groups)|
|No. of diaphragm blades|
|22 - 321|
|Closest focusing distance (m)|
|Maximum magnification (x)|
|0.25 (at 55mm)|
|Image stabilizer (stops)|
|Lens Dust Cap E|
|Magnification with Extension Tube EF12 II|
|Magnification with Extension Tube EF25 II|