3.7x Telephoto zoom lens giving the equivalent on a 35mm camera of 81-297mm (roughly 80-300mm). Its Vibration Reduction system offers another 3 stops slower shutter speeds and has two ED (Extra Low Dispersion) glass elements for top quality image reproduction.
The lens mechanism is retractable for portability and the focusing motor is STM (Stepping Motor) design, quiet and ideal for movie recording. In addition the smooth aperture adjustment is also tailored for movie recording as well as still photography. Lastly a power focus feature allows manual focusing from the camera body.
- Lens Construction: 18 Elements in 12 Groups
- Angle of View: 29°40' - 8°20'
- Aperture Blades: 7
- Minimum Aperture: f/16
- Close Focus: 1.0m (0.1x Reproduction)
- Lens Hood: Included