People looking for a well-rounded camera lens are pleased to find the Olympus Zuiko Aspherical. The 18 - 180 mm f/3.5-6.3 lens can take close-up shots of flowers as well as great images of mountains a mile away. The Olympus camera lens, with 15 elements in 13 groups, including 2 ED and 2 aspherical lenses, and CPU that automatically directs the camera to correct distortions, makes taking a photo simple and easy. Additionally, the construction designed into this Olympus camera lens compensates for aberrations that might appear in the zoom area. When mounted on a 35 mm camera, the lens can offer the same performance found when using a 36 - 360 mm lens. Considered an ultra zoom camera lens, it weighs in at 15.5 oz, is 3 inches in length, and is 3.3 inches in diameter, making it portable. Take this 18 - 180 mm f/3.5-6.3 lens along to capture images of buildings, animals, and landscapes. The Olympus Zuiko Aspherical fits SLR cameras with the E-series mount (Four Thirds) that are 62 mm in diameter. This 10 x zoom camera lens has a lens aperture of f/3.5 - 6.3 and a focus range of 1.5 ft. The maximum view angle is 62 degrees and the minimum is 6.9 degrees. In addition, 7 blades make up the diaphragm. The Olympus Zuiko Aspherical uses an internal focusing system. Having one lens that can take a variety of shots means the photographer can spend more time composing pictures and less time changing lenses.