Very good all around zoom

Started Feb 27, 2020 | User reviews thread
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gipper51 Veteran Member • Posts: 5,253
Very good all around zoom

Does about all you can ask of a superzoom.   Very usable wide open, plenty sharp stopped down, fast focus, good stabilization, fairly compact and light.  Like any superzoom, copy to copy variation tends to product more so-so examples vs. pro grade lenses.  But if you get a good one, this lens is a keeper for Canon crop DSLRs.

Now in 2020, prices for this lens second-hand are incredibly low.  Makes this lens even more of a bargain.

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Panasonic LX100 II Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Canon EOS R5 Canon EF 85mm F1.8 USM Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L USM +12 more
Canon EF-S 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM
Telephoto zoom lens • Canon EF-S • 6097B002
Announced: Jun 8, 2012
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