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This 18-55mm lens is a great choice for everyday picture taking with your Sony E-mount mirrorless camera. On the 18mm end, you get a pretty wide-angle, "zoomed out" view that lets you capture a lot of the scene in front of you — great for capturing dramatic landscapes and cityscapes. On the 55mm end, you get a good bit of zoom, which can be a good focal length for flattering portraits.
- 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS zoom lens
- compatible with APS-C sensor Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras
- effective focal length of 27-82.5mm
- ideal for portraits and everyday shooting
- optical SteadyShot image stabilization counteracts the effects of camera shake for more blur-free pictures
- minimum focus distance: 9-13/16 in.
- minimum aperture: f/32
- lens construction: 11 elements in 9 groups
- attachment/filter size: 49mm
- lens is 2-1/2" in diameter, 2-3/8" long
- weight: 6.9 oz.
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- front and rear lens caps
Sony SEL1855 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Reviews
Average Customer Review:
a good lens for travel of daytime
Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)
I bought this lens almost 1 month ago. This zoom lens is sharp enough. Its optical result is over its price. A real good lens, with camera daily. But the aperture is a little low.
What's in the box?
- Sony SEL1855 E-mount 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens
- End cap (installed)
- 49mm Lens cap (installed)
- AL-C-SH112 Lens hood
- Operating Instructions
- Precautions Before Using sheet
- Warranty sheet
Optics: The Sony E 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 lens is compatible with the Sony α NEX-series interchangeable lens cameras. The lens has a 35mm equivalent focal length of 27-82.5mm, and a 76°-29° field of view for capturing close-up portraits and expansive landscapes. It also has a smooth and quiet Auto Focus operation.
Focusing: The lens can be used with the NEX-series cameras in the auto-focus, direct manual focus, or manual focus modes. You can switch between focusing modes in the camera menu.
Dimensions: The lens has the following dimensions: Diameter=2.5", Length=2.375" (without lens caps).
|Lens||E 18-55mm F3.5-5.6|
|Angle of View||76°-29°|
|Minimum Focus||0.82' (9.84")|
|f-stop||f/3.5 - f/5.6 maximum
f/22 - f/32 minimum
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