A handy, compact zoom lens for versatile and easy subject selection while travelling, etc. The highest optical performance in its class, plus the convenience of focusing as close as 2.3 feet over the entire zooming range.
A powerful ring-type USM drive provides silent, high-speed autofocusing, plus the wide zooming range provides an easy, enjoyable picture-taking experience.
- Ultra high magnification 28-300mm zoom lens offering wide-angle zoom range and Image Stabilizer
- Image Stabilizer gives equivalent effect of a shutter speed three stops faster during hand-held shooting
- Uses UD and aspherical lenses giving excellent aberration correction and the high image quality
- Optimised lens coatings to minimise ghosting and flare when using with a digital camera
- High quality zoom lens with high resistance to dust, moisture and water droplets
- Minimum focusing distance of 0.7m
- Circular aperture producing attractive background defocus
- Inner focusing, ring USM and new AF algorithms for fast and quiet autofocusing
- Manual focusing enabled even during the AF mode (full time mechanical manual focus)
- Only lead-free glass used in lens