Canon RF 15-30mm f/4.5-6.3 IS STM Lens
One of the most portable ultra-wide lenses Canon has ever produced, the RF 15-30mm f/4.5-6.3 IS STM lens is great for landscape and architectural photography. Small enough to fit in a pocket, this lens is not just for wide-angle shots, but also close-ups and general photography. It also features image stabilization technology, and a stepping motor to ensure smooth and quiet focus.
The size and weight of the RF 15-30mm lens make it incredibly easy to transport and take on any photographic adventure. Not only does the lens weigh only 0.8 kg, it also has a compact design, measuring just 75mm x 98mm when retracted. The lens is made out of a magnesium alloy and has been treated with a protective fluorine coating, making it durable and dust-resistant.
Great Image Quality
The optical design of this lens consists of 16 elements in 12 groups, including 3 aspherical lens elements and 1 Ultra Low Dispersion (UD) element. The combination of these elements helps to produce vibrant, high quality images. It also features advanced optical image stabilization technology, which helps to reduce blur when shooting at slow shutter speeds.
Smooth and Quiet Autofocus
The stepping motor that powers this lens ensures smooth, quiet operation. This makes it a great choice for video, as the stepping motor helps to keep focus transitions smooth and silent. It is also great for taking close-up shots of nature, the humming motor ensures that you don’t disturb the subjects.
The bright maximum aperture of the RF 15-30mm lens makes it compatible with most Canon’s full-frame mirrorless cameras; the RF-mount EOS-R and EOS-RP. It is also compatible with the Canon EF-M mount cameras, giving you even more options for creating beautiful photographs.
All in all, the Canon RF 15-30mm f/4.5-6.3 IS STM lens is an awesome little lens. It is incredibly portable, has great image quality, and a stepping motor for smooth and quiet operation. What more could you ask for in an ultra-wide lens?