*SPECIAL ORDER* The definitive ultra-compact, high-performance all-in-one lens.The ideal match for today’s compact digital SLRs.A standard superzoom lens that offers outstanding optical performance throughout the zoom range.Among zoom lenses with a zoom ratio of 7x or higher, this lens is one of the most compact available. The ultra-compact 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 DC MACRO OS HSM is about the same size as a typical standard zoom lens. Yet it offers outstanding optical performance throughout the zoom range, fulfilling the needs of the high-megapixel era. It is the most compact and lightweight lens among APS-C format interchangeable superzoom lenses with an optical stabilization function. Ideal all-in-one lens, excellent for travel photos, snapshots, family portraits, photojournalism, and virtually every type of photographic scene.