The technical details behind this lens
A compact telephoto lens that takes you closer to the action. An Image Stabilizer prevents blur owing to unintentional camera movement. STM technology delivers smooth quiet focusing when shooting movies. Beautiful bokeh and up-close photography
The seven-bladed aperture diaphragm increases the quality of out-of-focus areas, so your subject stands out against a soft, blurred background. Additionally, this lens boasts a minimal distance of 0.85 metres to shoot small subjects and the non-rotating front element makes using filters easy. Image stabilisation
Canon's Image Stabilizer technology allows shutter speeds up to 3.5 stops slower than normal to be used whilst limiting the effects of camera shake. This lens also boasts stepping motor technology for smooth and quiet continuous focusing for video and fast, accurate auto focus for stills. Top three Reasons we think you will love this lens
Our expert’s opinion
- Excellent value for money
- Wide zoom range
- Light weight
This isn’t Canon’s top-of-the-line telephoto zoom lens but that doesn’t mean that they’ve cut back on quality. It comes with technologies that you’d expect from Canon, such an ultra-low dispersion element to reduce colour fringing and chromatic aberrations, a Super Spectra coasting to minimise flare and ghosting in strong lighting conditions, and of course their STM stepping AF motor for quick and near-silent autofocus performance. The image quality is good. The price is excellent. And you’ll be thankful for its light weight. Why Camera House?
Camera House are your local camera experts. We tailor a photographic solution to suit your specific needs at a time and a place that suits you. Our independently owned stores are staffed by photographic enthusiasts. We access the power of our massive buying power to ensure our camera offering is the best in town. We are proud of our partnerships with Australia’s leading manufacturers of cameras such as Sony, Nikon, Canon, Panasonic, Fujifilm and Olympus. We are ready and waiting to talk you through the right lens from our massive range from brands like Tamron and Sigma. We’d love to talk you through the often misunderstood photographic products like filters and bags, accessories and lighting, memory cards and microphones to ensure your solution is just right for you. Whether you are just starting out or an avid shutter bug, we would love to discover more about you. And remember You’re always welcome at Camera House.