This Sony 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 DT AF Zoom Lens for Alpha & Minolta Digital SLRs is usually the first and sometimes the only lens a Sony Alpha camera owner will buy. This "kit" lens has an equivalent focal length of 27-82.5mm in the 35mm/full-frame standard. In other words: this is an inexpensive, compact wide angle to short telephoto zoom for the emerging photographer.
|Blades||7 blade circular aperture|
|Focal Length||APS-C 35mm eqv. 27mm to 82.5mm|
|Focus||Front focus SAM (Smooth AF motor)|
|Lens Groups-Elements||8 elements, 7 groups|
|Minimum Focus Distance||0.82ft (0.25m)|
|Dimensions (Approx.)||2-3/4" x 2-3/4" (69.5 x 69mm)|
|Weight (Approx.)||7-4/8" (210g)|