The 18-270mm F/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD (Model B008) is yet another groundbreaking lens: the world's most compact, lightweight lens with a 15x zoom ratio, featuring a 62mm filter diameter, VC (Vibration Compensation) image stabilisation and Tamron's first standing wave ultrasonic motor system for SLR lenses, PZD (Piezo Drive). This ultra-high-power zoom lens for digital SLRs with APS-C sized sensors is being introduced in Canon and Nikon mounts, shortly followed by the development of a Sony-compatible mount.
The 18-270mm F/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD (Model B008) is an astonishingly light, compact ultra-high-power zoom lens with a filter diameter of 62mm. Weighing in at just 450g, this new all-in-one zoom lens is equipped with an AF unit driven by Tamron's new PZD (Piezo Drive), an ultrasonic motor that delivers faster, quieter autofocus.
Easy to use and highly portable, the extreme zoom power of 15x offers the versatility of shooting in a wide variety of situations. Its extensive zoom range of 18-270mm positions the lens as an all-purpose workhorse for the photo-enthusiast and traveller.