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8.6 out of 10

Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 6
6.0
Features 8
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Performance 6
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Overall quality 8
8.0

Good Starter lens

Gphoto, Canon
25 May 2014
  • Conclusion: This lens has a good focal range but with a constant vignetting problem. The auto focus works well in daylight, however searches too much in less adequate outdoor and indoor lighting situations. The lens is built well despite the other issues and would make a good starter lens. I like how this lens and other canon starter kit lenses have metal connection points to the lens bayonet, it increases durability when compared to lenses that have cheap plastic connection points.
  • Pros: sharp images, good focal range, quick image stabilization
  • Cons: Slow auto-focus, vignetting
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Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 6
6.0
Features 6
6.0
Performance 6
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Overall quality 6
6.0

Nice on clicking

mh, Canon
8 May 2014
  • Conclusion: Nice to have it in my bag for my Canon 60D. Can able to use for portraits and landscape.
  • Pros: Fast auto-focus
  • Cons: Semi-sharp images
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10
Ease of use 8
8.0
Picture quality 8
8.0
Durability 8
8.0

Great lens for a beginner.

Jkent004, Bestbuy
23 February 2014
  • Summary: I've really enjoyed using my new lens. Love only have to use one lens for everything right now.
  • Pros: Easy to use, great price.
  • Cons: None at this time
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Overall 10
10

Perfect for what I need

Michael Ellis, Amazon
27 January 2014
  • Summary: My new Canon Rebel SL1 was a Christmas gift and it came without a len kit. I checked on line for a recommeded upgrade from the starter kit and found the EF-S 18-135mm and it gives me such a great range of photos to take from close up to zoom in on large landscaping photos. Very clear and focused pictures. I'm a newbie with SLR cameras but very happy with this lens.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens

Adorama
7 January 2014
  • Excerpt: i'm pretty much an amateur user but like to take a lot of pictures. I have a Canon T4i. Have used a number of lenses in the past and find it a hassle to be constantly changing lenses. This gives me about the most versatility I could want. The focus is very fast and quiet. Have taken a few movies and seems to work very well. No problems at all so far. Arrived quickly and price was OK. Accessories work as expected.
  • Pros: Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight
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Overall 10
10

Great Lens!

ceindaco "camping fan", Amazon
30 December 2013
  • Summary: I recently took this lens to Six Flags for a family vacation. That was the only lens I needed! Exactly what I bought it for. If you are like me and try to change lenses in the middle of the park, you know how frustrating it it to try and take a shot and realize you do not have enough zoom, or enough wide angle for your shot. Besides, carrying an extra lens for those occasions can become a burden after a while.
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
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Features 10
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Performance 10
10
Overall quality 10
10

My Favorite Canon Lens

Bud, Canon
26 November 2013
  • Conclusion: I have seven Canon lenses and this is my favorite. 18 - 135 covers 95% of my photography. I also have the 18 - 200 but prefer the 18 - 135 for the lighter weight. In situations where 135 is not as much zoom as I'd like, I simply crop the photo to get the area I wanted to zoom in on. With an 18 megapixel T4i I can crop and expand a surprisingly small area and still have amazing quality in the finished photo. I travel a LOT, and this camera and lens go with me everywhere.
  • Pros: Fast auto-focus, Superior build quality, Super-sharp images
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10
Ease of use 10
10
Picture quality 10
10
Durability 10
10

Good lens for a begginer

Nata23, Bestbuy
12 November 2013
  • Summary: Good choice for a beginner. Great value for this price.
  • Pros: has high-quality optics
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Overall 8
8.0

Good, basic, walkaround lens

MattDoc, Amazon
12 September 2013
  • Summary: I've been shooting with Canon for over 20 years and have used a lot of different lenses. I bought this one for my wife when she got her Rebel T1i. This is definitely a step up from the "kit" lenses that Canon bundles with their entry-level DSLRs. The 18-135 focal range is great range for someone who doesn't want to carry and change out extra lenses. The fact that it has IS is a huge bonus. We rarely have to use a flash thanks to that.
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 6
6.0
Ease of use 10
10
Picture quality 10
10
Durability 10
10

Great lens!

Jbritt1983, Bestbuy
10 August 2013
  • Summary: I have been looking for a lens to replace my stock 18-55mm on my Canon digital rebel. I have a few prime lenses and a longer zoom lens but needed...
  • Pros: I enjoy the reach with one lens.
  • Cons: Cost
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