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David Busch’s Canon® EOS M Guide to Digital Photography by Lee Sheldon

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Your First Lens

If you like simplicity, you’ll love the ease with which you can select your first lens for your EOS M; you have but two choices, either the EF-M 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM zoom or the EF-M 22mm f/2 STM fixed focal length wide-angle lens. The camera is not available as a body only (as I write this), so you’ll automatically receive one or the other of these excellent lenses when you buy your EOS M. If your dealer adheres to Canon’s suggested retail prices, you’ll pay $50 more for a kit with the 18-55mm zoom than with the 22mm wide angle. Either lens is available separately for $300 and $250, respectively.

You might, indeed, want both lenses if you opt not to purchase the EOS M to EF/EFS adapter, because each has its own advantages ...

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