What is a Canon EFS 18-55mm lens used for?

What is a Canon EFS 18-55mm lens used for?

The EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II is a high-quality, standard zoom lens that will appeal to photographers who prefer to travel light. With a focal length equivalent of 29-88mm in 35mm format, the lens’ wide zoom range is suitable for most general photography.

Is 18-55mm better than 50mm?

The difference in aperture between these lenses is a big one. The 18-55mm has a variable aperture of F/3.5-F/5.6, while the 50mm is a fast F/1.8. With a wider aperture, the 50mm can perform better in more situations. In terms of aperture, the 50mm has a significant advantage over the 18-55mm.

How much is a Canon EF-S?

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Does Canon 18-55mm have image stabilization?

The Canon 18-55mm IS STM is a basic zoom for Canon’s 1.6x cameras. It has both Image Stabilization to eliminate the need for a tripod, and has the new STM silent autofocus motor to help with quiet, smooth autofocus while rolling DSLR video.

Is 18-55mm lens wide-angle?

The Canon EF-S 18–55mm lens f/3.5–5.6 is a Canon-produced wide-angle to mid telephoto zoom lens for digital single-lens reflex cameras with an EF-S lens mount. The field of view has a 35 mm equivalent focal length of 28.8–88mm, and it is a standard kit lens on Canon’s consumer APS-C DSLRs.

How far can you shoot with a 50mm lens?

You can shoot with a 50mm lens up to 3-5 feet or 0.91-1.5m away from the subject to produce a flattering perspective. A 50mm lens has a minimum focusing distance of 0.45m or 1.45 feet, and you can step back further depending on the desired effect.

What is Canon 24mm lens good for?

The Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM is small, inexpensive, and sharp. It’s a great lens for candid indoor shots, family snapshots, and documentary street photography alike. It doesn’t offer image stabilization, and it doesn’t capture as much light as an f/2 or f/1.4 lens would do, but you can’t have everything for $150.

What does EF-S stand for Canon?

Electro-focus short back focus
EF-S stands for Electro-focus short back focus. This Canon lens mount was launched alongside the EOS 300D (EOS digital Rebel) camera in 2003. EF-S lenses have an image circle which just covers the sensor of APS-C cameras, meaning that the image circle is smaller in size than in EF lenses.