Standard zoom lens with an Image Stabilizer and high zoom ratio. With the Image Stabilizer turned on, you can obtain sharp, natural-looking pictures in dim lighting without using flash or a tripod. Very handy for places where flash is prohibited. Uses ring-type USM for swift, silent autofocus and full-time manual focus. Closest focusing distance is 20 in. (50 cm).
The Canon 28-135mm is commonly used for Art, Back-up, Documentary, Fun, General purpose, Landscape/scenery, Landscape photography, Low light, Macro photography, Night photography, Photojournalism, Portraits, Sports/action, Travel, Weddings, Wildlife, Wildlife photos and more.The Canon 28-135mm is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Beginner, Casual user, Enthusiast, Photo enthusiast, Professional, Semi-professional, Semi-pro photographer among others.The Canon 28-135mm is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Canon 28-135mm: Clear glass, Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Easily mounted, Easy to clean, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Image stabilization, Lightweight, Quiet, Rugged, Simple controls, Strong construction to mention just a few.