Summary

Canon's EF-S 10-22mm USM is one of the best quality ultra-wide-angle lenses in its range. As an EF-S model, it will only work on cropped-bodies, but the equivalent range of 16-35mm is ideal for capturing expansive landscapes, cramped interiors, large buildings or big group shots. The USM focusing is also quick and quiet, and again the optical quality is excellent. If you own a cropped-body and want a quality ultra-wide zoom, this is the one for you.

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Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM

Canon EF-S 10-22mm video tour

We’re pleased to present a short video tour of the Canon EF-S 10-22mm lens. There’s no need to download any new software – just press the play button in the middle of the screen below and wait for the video to start; you may need to press the button twice. The quality and any delay before playing may vary depending on your internet connection.

Good points
Extreme wide angle coverage.
Low geometric distortion.
Fast, quiet and internal USM focusing.
Relatively small and light.

Bad points
Lens hood not supplied as standard.
Modest macro capabilities.
Sigma 10-20mm worth considering.
Incompatible with full-frame bodies.

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