Compact and lightweight, the EF-S 18-55mm f/4-5.6 IS STM packs together legendary Canon optics, a versatile zoom range and quiet operation for power on the go. Its small size lets it fit just about anywhere, making it a great lens to bring with you on a hike, to a concert or on your everyday travels. The lead screw-type stepping motor (STM) helps ensure smooth autofocus and near-silent operation, helping you capture videos with great audio and minimal background noise so you won't distract your subject in a quiet photo environment. Advanced image stabilization can result in sharper photos with minimal blur, even in low light. With a compact size, high image quality and versatile zoom, the EF-S 18-55mm f/4-5.6 IS STM is designed to fit into your life.
High performance in a small, lightweight package, the EF-S 18–55mm f/4–5.6 IS STM puts a versatile zoom range of 18–55mm into a compact, non-retracting body that's easy to carry. Its optical system is designed to help ensure high image quality while keeping the lens compact and easily portable so it stays out of the way and is with you when you need it. Bring the EF-S 18–55mm f/4–5.6 IS STM and your camera with you in your daypack or camera bag so you can capture life's adventures on a hike, vacation or in your own backyard.
For consistently sharp results, the EF-S 18–55mm f/4–5.6 IS STM features an improved Image Stabilizer system that provides enhanced shake reduction for up to 4 stops* of shutter speeds. This means more reliable handheld performance and clearer detail in low-light situations, without having to increase the ISO or decrease the shutter speed. Because of its enhanced stabilization, the EF-S 18–55mm f/4–5.6 IS STM can also help minimize the need for a tripod.