The Sony NEX system is among the hottest products of the season (2010). However, so far there aren't really many lens options. The Sony E 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS is the third lens and the first one with a reach into long focal lengths. In classic full format terms it offers a field of view equivalent to about 27-300mm (11x zoom ratio) so it's a true universal zoom lens. Optical SteadyShot Stabilization.Equipped with Sony's Optical SteadyShot (OSS), the lens itself compensates for blur caused by camera shake no matter what camera it is attached to. In addition to reducing blur for normal handheld photography, Optical SteadyShot also reduces reliance on high ISO settings when shooting in dark environments.The Sony 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS is an E-mount lens with a wide-range zoom that covers virtually all shooting situations and features performance optimized for movie capture as well.Landscape and portrait photos as well as general photos from a distance. The structure consists of 17 lens elements in 13 groups with a special lens. ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) the 2nd pieces and elements. Aspherical fourth. elements are diluted, contaminated, and the various distortions. Help to compensate for sharp images throughout the video. The color of the image correctly. Sony SEL 18-200mm F3.5-6.3. OSS.LE. the 7 diaphragm blades and a circular aperture.Light, compact, versatile telephoto with powerful 11x zoom range from wide angle to telephoto.Optical SteadyShot image stabilisation within lens for crisp, stable handheld shooting.High-quality optics, with 4 aspheric lens elements and 2 ED elements for excellent contrast and sharpness with low distortion. 35mm equivalent focal length when used with APS-C sensor camera 27-300, Lens Groups-Elements 13-17, Angle of View, attached to APS-C-format camera; degrees 76-8 degree,Aperture Blades 7, Min. Focus (shortest distance from image sensor to subject); m 0.5.
*International Model - Free U.S. adapter and warranty in country of origin included with this device