The Sony E18-55mm f3.5-5.6 OSS Lens is a compact, versatile lens that fits both the Sony NEX-3 and NEX-5. A general purpose zoom lens, the 18-55mm lens features optical SteadyShot image stabilisation for blur-free images and a smooth, quiet autofocus. With a 3x zoom range, the Sony 18-55mm lens is great for landscapes and travel shooting, as well as portraiture. It has a high-quality aluminium alloy finish on the barrel, maintaining the classy look of the cameras that it fits. The lens has high-performance optics with four aspheric surfaces that deliver excellent contrast and sharpness and a 7 blade circular aperture for lovely defocus effects.