Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsCanon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens
  Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? Y
Lenses / Groups
Angle of View: Diagonal 75°20' – 27°50'
Angle of View: Horizontal 65°30' – 23°20'
Angle of View: Vertical 45°30' – 15°40'
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/3.5-22 / f/5.6-?
Number of Aperture Blades 6
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 6.7 oz
Actual Weight 6.5 oz
Lens Hood Weight
In-Use Weight 6.5 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 2.72 x 2.6”
Measured Size (DxL) 2.8 x 2.99”
Max Length at Full Extension 3.34”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 0.37”
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? N / Y
Focus Extension Length 0.18”
Lens Hood Size (DxL)
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max)
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 1.62” / 0.12”
Filter Size 58mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates Y
AF Motor Type Micro Motor
Full Time Manual Focus N
Focus Ring Rotation 45°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type N
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 11”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long)
Maximum Magnification (MM)
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.81-0.23x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 0.92-0.51x
Zoom Ring Rotation 63°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / EW-60C Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? N / LP814 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
Year Introduced 2004
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