- 4x zoom range
- F4 availability at all focal lengths
- Zeiss T (T-star) coating minimizes glare and ghosting
- Optical SteadyShot image stabilization provides reduction in image blur
- A circular aperture design helps to deliver smooth background defocusing
This lightweight mid-range zoom combines renowned ZEISS optical performance with a constant F4 maximum aperture for consistently fine performance throughout the zoom range. Linear motor drive achieves smooth, quiet operation that, coupled with responsive AF, makes this lens ideal for movies and stills in a wide range of shooting situations. Optical SteadyShot image stabilization is built in.