What is the 18-55mm IS STM lens good for?

What is the 18-55mm IS STM lens good for?

Designed for high-quality still image and video capture while being compact and lightweight, the new EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM lens features the optics, AF and image stabilization necessary for shooting in any number of situations.

What is a 32mm lens good for?

With a wide aperture of f/1.4, the Canon EF-M 32mm f/1.4 STM lens is very capable of producing shallow depth of field effects, making it ideal for portraits and similar subjects.

Is EF’s good?

If you need a general purpose lens, and the Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II Lens reaches the limits of your budget, it is a good choice. It is cheap, small and extremely light, has image stabilization and has a nice general purpose focal length range.


The EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM is an inexpensive ‘kit’ zoom for Canon’s APS-C SLRs. Announced alongside the EOS 100D / Rebel SL1 and EOS 700D / Rebel SL1, it’s designed to complement the Hybrid AF system found on these cameras, and features a Stepper Motor for silent autofocus during video recording.

Does Canon EF M 32mm have image stabilization?

Unlike the majority of lenses in the Canon EF-M lens line, the 32mm f/1.4 STM does not have optical Image Stabilization.

Which is better EF or EFS?

So if you’re a landscape or architectural shooter, or you just want an ultra-wide angle perspective, it’s better to use a full-frame camera with EF lenses. Plus, EF lenses are much more expensive than EF-S lenses. If you’re on a budget, you’ll appreciate the money you can save by purchasing EF lenses instead.

What’s the difference between EF and EFS?

The primary difference between Canon EF and EF-S lenses is that EF lenses are designed to work with both full-frame and APS-C DSLR bodies, while the EF-S lens line is designed to work only with APS-C bodies.

Is STM vs USM?

USM vs STM USM lenses are much faster than STM lenses, which makes USM a better choice for action photographers, street photographers, and wildlife photographers. USM lenses also offer smoother manual focusing, given the mechanical connection between the focus ring and the focusing mechanism.

How good is the Canon EF-S 35mm Macro IS STM lens?

A very strong asset of the Canon EF-S 35mm f/2.8 Macro IS STM Lens is its small size and light weight. This is a compact, easy-to-take-with-you lens and only a very small number of lenses are lighter or smaller. For many more comparisons, review the complete Canon EF-S 35mm f/2.8 Macro IS STM Lens Specifications using the site’s Lens Spec tool.

What is the Canon RF 16mm STM?

Cameralabs merch! The Canon RF 16mm f2.8 STM is a compact ultra-wide prime lens for the full-frame EOS R mirrorless system, aimed at landscape, architecture, astro-photography and vlogging. The RF 16mm f2.8 STM doesn’t just become by far the widest prime lens in the RF system to date – it’s one of the smallest and cheapest too.

What are the advantages of the canon is and STM AF systems?

While there are many very strong advantages listed in that single sentence, the product name reveals even more, including the IS system (a Hybrid-type especially well-suited to macro photography) and the STM AF system, providing fast-yet-smooth autofocusing.

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