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Focal length 18-55 mm
Maximum aperture f/3.5-5.6
Minimum aperture f/22-36
Lens construction 11 elements in 8 groups (including one aspherical lens element)
Angle of view 76° - 28°50'
Minimum focus distance 0.28 m/0.92 ft from focal plane (in AF)
0.25 m/0.82 ft from focal plane (in MF)
Maximum reproduction ratio 0.30x (in AF at 55 mm)
0.36x (in MF at 55 mm)
No. of diaphragm blades 7 (rounded)
Filter-attachment size 52 mm
Diameter x length
(distance from camera lens mount flange)
Approximately 66 x 59.5 mm/2.6 x 2.3 in.
Weight Approximately 195 g/6.9 oz
Supplied accessories 52 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-52, Rear Lens Cap

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Spatial Frequencies S: Sagittal M: Meridional
10 lines/mm
30 lines/mm

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