RF-S18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM

Compact Superzoom

The RF-S18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM is engineered to deliver versatility through its focal length of up to 240mm* and a magnification of up to 0.59x while maintaining a compact size. In addition, it provides up to 7 stops of image stabilisation with compatible cameras.

*effective focal length at 35mm format

  • Image stabilisation of up to 7 stops
  • Up to 0.59x magnification with Center Focus Macro
  • Smooth and quiet AF with STM

Compact and Lightweight

RF-S18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM is a perfect pair for APS-C EOS R System cameras that delivers exceptional quality in a compact size. 
Measuring 69mm in diameter and only 84.5mm in length when fully retracted, the RF-S18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM is portable. In addition, it is nearly 35% lighter than the EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM, weighing only 310g.

Full-frame and APS-C

The lens is designed to work across the EOS R system, whether on a full-frame camera or an APS-C camera, offering better convenience.  

The RF-S18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM's effective focal length is 29-240mm (in 35mm format), suitable daily use to sporting events with its far reach.

Image Stabilisation

The optical Image Stabilizer on the RF-S18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM provides image stabilisation of up to 4.5 stops and up to 7 stops* with Coordinated Control IS.

*when used with compatible camera

Center Focus Macro

The RF-S18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM has Center Focus Macro function that captures mesmerising close-up images with up to 0.59x magnification* at 35mm (only with manual focus). 

*minimum focusing distance of approximately 12cm

0.44x Magnification

Achieve up to 0.44x magnification with autofocus at 50mm, utilising a minimum focusing distance of 17cm.


Canon's unique leadscrew-type stepping motor (STM) provides a smooth and quiet AF operation even during movie recording. 

Dual Function Ring

Canon's distinctive knurled control ring acts as both focusing and exposure control. 


Supports in-camera Digital Lens Optimizer (DLO) that further enhances images by minimising optical aberrations and distortions. 

Endless possibilities

*Multiple Exposure mode compatibility, please refer here.
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