Thank you for purchasing a Canon product.
The Canon EF-S18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS lens is
a high-performance high-magnification zoom
lens equipped with an Image Stabilizer, and
has been developed for digital SLRs
compatible with EF-S lenses*.
¡“IS” stands for Image Stabilizer.Features
1. The Image Stabilizer gives the equivalenteffect of a shutter speed four stops faster*.
This function provides optimal image
stabilization depending on shooting conditions
(such as shooting still subjects and following
2. Aspherical and UD lens elements result in outstanding image delineation.
3. The zoom ring can be fixed to keep the lens at the shortest point.
4. A truly round aperture hole results in a nicer background blur.
*Based on [1/(focal length x 1.6)] second. Generally,
it requires a shutter speed [1/focal length] second or
faster to prevent camera shake (in 35mm format.
With an EF-S lens, it would be [1/(focal length x
Conventions used in this instruction
Warning to prevent lens or camera
malfunction or damage.
Supplementary notes on using the lens
and taking pictures.
*Only the following cameras are compatible with
EF-S lenses (as of August 2012):
EOS 7D, EOS 60D, EOS 50D, EOS 40D, EOS
30D, EOS 20D, EOS 20Da, EOS REBEL
T4i/650D, EOS REBEL T3i/600D, EOS REBEL
T2i/550D, EOS REBEL T1i/500D, EOS REBEL
XSi/450D, EOS REBEL T3/1100D, EOS REBEL
XS/1000D, EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi/400D
DIGITAL, EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT/350D
DIGITAL, EOS DIGITAL REBEL/300D DIGITAL