Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM Wide Angle Zoom LensThe Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM is an ultra wide angle zoom lens designed specifically for Canon EOS digital SLR cameras with the smaller APS-C size sensor.
In a Nutshell:
This ultra wide angle zoom lens provides users of Canon cameras with APS-C sensors true wide angle capability. After taking into account the 1.6x magnification factor of the smaller sensor, the lens still gives an equivalent focal length of 16mm at the wide end, offering photographers a range of creative opportunities not possible with any other EF-S lens.
Designed specifically for digital photography, the lens has specially shaped lens elements and Super Spectra coatings to suppress ghosting and flare, while its ring-type USM means fast and silent AF along with full-time manual focus.
The Canon EF-S 10-22mm is compatible with:
* EOS Digital Rebel (300D)
The EF-S 10-22mm will not fit on any EOS 35mm film bodies, or EOS digital cameras with full-frame sensors (1Ds and 5D range) or APS-H sensors (1D range).
User Review Roundup for Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM
User Ratings Roundup:
Star Rating (max 5): 4.5
What Users Are Saying:
"The lens is lightweight, compact, sharp, very comfortable to operate."
"A "must have" for anyone shooting an APS-C sensor digital body and desiring absolutely superb wide-angle performance."
"This lens is just fantastic. The USM focuses instantly ... colors come out amazingly vibrant and super sharp."
"Amazing lens for 1.6 crop sensor .... Amazingly wide, very good contrast and color."
"Semi-sharp images, poor build quality, not sharp."
Manufacturer's Feature List for the Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM:
* Super wide angle zoom for all EF-S mount bodies
* Dramatic landscapes with exaggerated separation between foreground and background
Now that you've read about the Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM Zoom Lens, see also Canon EF-S Lenses for more about lenses designed specifically for use with Canon's digital SLR bodies using the smaller APS-C format sensor.
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