REVIEW: Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens Review
25 January 2013
Excerpt: Handling and features This lens is an update to the current Canon 18-135mm IS lens, replacing the standard focusing motor with Canon's new stepping motor technology, which promises, smoother, quieter autofocus performance, which is especially suited to recording video.
Summary: Canon's newly designed EF-S 18-135mm IS STM is slightly smaller that the previous version, with a few improvements as well. They have re-developed the IS system, allowing you 4 full stops of correction.
Pros: Solid and traditional Canon lens feel., Slightly smaller than the previous 18-135mm lens, IS system works as advertised, Silent and very low vibration AF is great for continuous AF video recording, Very easy to use, controls are smooth, Sharp images throughout aperture range, Affordable price tag
Cons: AF system, while smooth and quiet, is slightly slower than a USM lens, Some CA is easily visible in some of our sample images
Excerpt: This lens is an update to the current Canon 18-135mm IS lens, replacing the standard focusing motor with Canon's new stepping motor technology, which promises, smoother, quieter autofocus performance, which is especially suited to recording video.
Pros: Good sharpness for a superzoom, Lightweight, Fast focusing, Effective stabiliser
Cons: High CA levels, Overpriced when not sold as part of a kit
Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 STM IS - Review / Test Report
2 November 2012
Conclusion: The Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 STM IS is a pretty obvious choice for those users seeking for a long universal range while keeping a very decent image quality. The new optical design with a large diameter UD element in the front lens group obviously makes a difference compared to its predecessor.
Summary: Slightly larger than its predecessor (which we reviewed in November,2009), the new EF-S 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM lens has been developed to match the EOS 650D and offers features to complement the camera's movie capabilities.
Pros: You want a general purpose lens for everyday shooting and it's offered with the EOS 650D body., You'd like a lens that requires no readjustment when you fit polarisers and graduated filters. Don't buy this lens if :, You require high resolution at all focal lengths, along with good flatness of fi...
Обзор Canon EF-S 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 STM IS. Тихий китовый объектив для видеосъемки
4 June 2014
Excerpt: Не знаю, у кого как, но лично у меня всегда возникал вопрос: стоит ли при покупке новой тушки покупать кит или же лучше купить body и (за фактически те же деньги) недорогой, но светосильный «полтинник».
Summary: Canons nye EF-S 18-135mm er forbedret i forhold til forgjengeren med lydløs motor av STM-typen, som gjør en mer glidende fokusering. Det er en fordel ved videoopptak. Optikken er i Canons nye design, og mekanisk er den ytterst velfungerende ...
Excerpt: Canons nye EF-S 18-135mm er forbedret i forhold til forgængeren med lydløs motor af STM-typen, der laver en mere glidende fokusering. Det er en fordel ved videooptagelse. Optikken er i Canons nye design, og mekanisk er den yderst velfungerende ...