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docsmith

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #15 on: October 21, 2013, 09:34:13 AM »
I really like both lenses on the EOS-M...

Here is a shot with the EFM 18-55

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And a shot with the EFM 22 mm

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #15 on: October 21, 2013, 09:34:13 AM »

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #16 on: October 21, 2013, 10:19:16 AM »
I really like both lenses on the EOS-M...


Both nice images.  I agree about the quality of the two lenses, and the bargain price helps, too.  I would love to see a nice compact telephoto for the system, but at the same time I have very little incentive to buy a lot of lenses for it.  It will never be my primary system, but having options isn't bad, either.
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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #17 on: October 28, 2013, 09:06:28 AM »
I really like both lenses on the EOS-M...


Both nice images.  I agree about the quality of the two lenses, and the bargain price helps, too.  I would love to see a nice compact telephoto for the system, but at the same time I have very little incentive to buy a lot of lenses for it.  It will never be my primary system, but having options isn't bad, either.

i'd be all over either a 15-85 or an 18-200 its just the camera i would actually use a zoom like these on and leave my fast primes on the 5Ds
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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #18 on: October 30, 2013, 03:15:09 PM »
Know what this system really needs? A fast 50-ish mm lens. Perhaps macro.

A telephoto sounds like a good idea but I wonder how compact they can actually make it. Perhaps if it's like the 11-22 (extends out to use) they might be able to keep the size down, but...

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #19 on: November 03, 2013, 08:20:56 PM »
18-55 with Cheapo Hama ND fader

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #20 on: November 04, 2013, 03:40:43 PM »
Nice shots everyone!  I just got my M, 22, 18-55, and 90EX kit on Friday, but haven't played with it yet.  It looks like it blows away the crappy compacts I've used over the years.
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paul13walnut5

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #21 on: November 10, 2013, 06:01:23 PM »
For anybody who is interested, the 18-55 image stabilisation works quite well in video mode.

I used it on friday to shoot a car to car shot with the M and lens in a fig rig and me sitting in the back of a vauxhall corsa facing backwards.

Ok it was on a racetrack (Knockhill in scotland) and at 18mm, but I was pretty impressed.

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #21 on: November 10, 2013, 06:01:23 PM »

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #22 on: November 12, 2013, 08:55:47 AM »
It is a surprisingly good lens - just like the little 22mm.


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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #23 on: November 16, 2013, 12:29:43 PM »
Just picked up this little Gem last week and loving it!!

Fantastic quality.. nice Bokeh...  will post some pics soon!

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #24 on: November 17, 2013, 10:49:48 AM »
I got mine a couple months ago, and since the first weekend it hasn't been on my M once. It's not that I don't like it, I just love the 22 so much that it is hard to swap it out. I've never had this 'fast' a lens before-I've always had the crappy kit lens for whatever I had (20D, 40D, Nikon N70).

paul13walnut5

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #25 on: November 17, 2013, 10:13:43 PM »
The 22mm is great. I wish they would make an EF-s version!

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #26 on: November 18, 2013, 03:32:27 AM »
The 22mm is great. I wish they would make an EF-s version!

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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #27 on: December 12, 2013, 05:32:23 PM »
EF-M 18-55 at 18mm


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Re: 18-55mm EF-m IS STM experiences
« Reply #27 on: December 12, 2013, 05:32:23 PM »