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Browse the top-ranked list of Compact Zoom Lens below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Top comment

    "A gem...Not bad...Compact yet powerful....this is not a bad lens a little better then the kit lens, if your gonna spend 350$ on this you should just pay a couple more 100 to get the g lens, unless this is your budget, does a good job and focus is quick, but at max zoom its not at clear."

    "Compact yet powerful."

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    With Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, this Sony NEX SEL55210 lens makes it easy to take clear, steady photos and videos with your Sony NEX digital camera. The 3.8x zoom lets you hone in on distant subjects from far away.
    $349.99
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    "A gem...Not bad...Compact yet powerful....this is not a bad lens a little better then the kit lens, if your gonna spend 350$ on this you should just pay a couple more 100 to get the g lens, unless this is your budget, does a good job and focus is quick, but at max zoom its not at clear."

    "Compact yet powerful."

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    With Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, this Sony NEX SEL55210 lens makes it easy to take clear, steady photos and videos with your Sony NEX digital camera. The 3.8x zoom lets you hone in on distant subjects from far away.
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    "Love it....good lens...Small, compact telephoto lens....I only had a kit lens for my camera so this is a nice addition for objects further away."

    "Small, compact telephoto lens."

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    Capture stunning images with this Olympus M.Zuiko digital ED lens that features a 40-150mm focal length and an f/4.0-5.6 maximum aperture for crisp photos that are full of detail. The lens is compatible with most cameras with a Micro Four Thirds mount.
    $99.99
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    Was $199.99
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    "Love it....good lens...Small, compact telephoto lens....I only had a kit lens for my camera so this is a nice addition for objects further away."

    "Small, compact telephoto lens."

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    Capture stunning images with this Olympus M.Zuiko digital ED lens that features a 40-150mm focal length and an f/4.0-5.6 maximum aperture for crisp photos that are full of detail. The lens is compatible with most cameras with a Micro Four Thirds mount.
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    "Love it....good lens...Nice Compact Lens...I only had a kit lens for my camera so this is a nice addition for objects further away."

    "Nice Compact Lens"

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    Capture stunning images with this Olympus M.Zuiko digital ED lens that features a 40-150mm focal length and an f/4.0-5.6 maximum aperture for crisp photos that are full of detail. The lens is compatible with most cameras with a Micro Four Thirds mount.
    $99.99
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    Was $199.99
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    "Love it....good lens...Nice Compact Lens...I only had a kit lens for my camera so this is a nice addition for objects further away."

    "Nice Compact Lens"

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    Capture stunning images with this Olympus M.Zuiko digital ED lens that features a 40-150mm focal length and an f/4.0-5.6 maximum aperture for crisp photos that are full of detail. The lens is compatible with most cameras with a Micro Four Thirds mount.
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    "Love it...Love it!...The lens is compact and easy to use....I have been looking at this lens for a long time, and was here on vacation with my friend who is a photographer and was amassed at the price, hundreds of dollars less expensive for such a excellent lens and could not pass it up"

    "The lens is compact and easy to use."

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    Designed for use with select Nikon DX-format DSLR cameras, this Nikon NIKKOR 2216 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G telephoto zoom lens allows you to capture sharp shots of both near and faraway subjects and scenes.
    $699.99
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    "Love it...Love it!...The lens is compact and easy to use....I have been looking at this lens for a long time, and was here on vacation with my friend who is a photographer and was amassed at the price, hundreds of dollars less expensive for such a excellent lens and could not pass it up"

    "The lens is compact and easy to use."

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    Designed for use with select Nikon DX-format DSLR cameras, this Nikon NIKKOR 2216 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G telephoto zoom lens allows you to capture sharp shots of both near and faraway subjects and scenes.
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    "Love it!...Good price...Light, compact, perfect for travel...This is a great lens for everyday shots from portraits, to some car shots with a great landscape backdrop."

    "Light, compact, perfect for travel"

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    This compact, lightweight Sony SELP1650 16-50mm zoom lens features a retractable mechanism that is ideal for on-the-go photography. The electrically driven POWER ZOOM mechanism extends the lens when the camera is powered on for immediate shooting.
    $299.99
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    "Love it!...Good price...Light, compact, perfect for travel...This is a great lens for everyday shots from portraits, to some car shots with a great landscape backdrop."

    "Light, compact, perfect for travel"

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    This compact, lightweight Sony SELP1650 16-50mm zoom lens features a retractable mechanism that is ideal for on-the-go photography. The electrically driven POWER ZOOM mechanism extends the lens when the camera is powered on for immediate shooting.
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    "nice !...Not bad...Compact, lightweight and easy to use....Love this lens it takes good quality photos, My only complaint is the plastic mount on the lens my 50mm canon lens is half the price of this lens and has a metal mount and feels sturdier."

    "Compact, lightweight and easy to use."

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    Snap sharp, vibrant photos at a distance with this Canon EF-S 8546B002 telephoto lens, which features a 55-250mm focal length for flexible zooming and optical image stabilization to reduce the effects of camera shake.
    $299.99
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    "nice !...Not bad...Compact, lightweight and easy to use....Love this lens it takes good quality photos, My only complaint is the plastic mount on the lens my 50mm canon lens is half the price of this lens and has a metal mount and feels sturdier."

    "Compact, lightweight and easy to use."

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    Snap sharp, vibrant photos at a distance with this Canon EF-S 8546B002 telephoto lens, which features a 55-250mm focal length for flexible zooming and optical image stabilization to reduce the effects of camera shake.
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    "SO SHARP...Nice lens...average image quality but compact...This is a great lens although I tend to keep the 16-50 on the camera as its a little more versatile."

    "average image quality but compact"

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    Ideal for landscape photography and emphasizing perspective, this Sony SEL1018 10-18mm wide-angle zoom lens features built-in Optical SteadyShot image stabilization to produce crisp images and videos.
    $799.99
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    "SO SHARP...Nice lens...average image quality but compact...This is a great lens although I tend to keep the 16-50 on the camera as its a little more versatile."

    "average image quality but compact"

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    Ideal for landscape photography and emphasizing perspective, this Sony SEL1018 10-18mm wide-angle zoom lens features built-in Optical SteadyShot image stabilization to produce crisp images and videos.
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    "Great lens...Great lense...Excellent image quality, compact size...On the plus side as strictly a 70-300 range L lens this is a nice lens and produces very acceptable images."

    "Excellent image quality, compact size"

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    Canon EF 70–300mm f/4–5.6L IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens: Professionals and advanced amateurs alike will be inspired to create and do more with this powerful L-series lens that operates quickly and smoothly while delivering excellent image quality. With features such as an image stabilizer and advanced lens coatings, it gives you the power to capture sharp details in everything from flowers and wildlife to sporting events and landscapes. The sturdy dust- and weather-resistant construction gives you the freedom to shoot in rough or rugged conditions.
    $1,349.99
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    "Great lens...Great lense...Excellent image quality, compact size...On the plus side as strictly a 70-300 range L lens this is a nice lens and produces very acceptable images."

    "Excellent image quality, compact size"

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    Canon EF 70–300mm f/4–5.6L IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens: Professionals and advanced amateurs alike will be inspired to create and do more with this powerful L-series lens that operates quickly and smoothly while delivering excellent image quality. With features such as an image stabilizer and advanced lens coatings, it gives you the power to capture sharp details in everything from flowers and wildlife to sporting events and landscapes. The sturdy dust- and weather-resistant construction gives you the freedom to shoot in rough or rugged conditions.
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    "Worth it...Good Lens!...Compact and light; very good image quality...Yes, it's a slow kit lens, but its compact size and light weight compared to the larger Fuji zooms make it a useful addition to the kit."

    "Compact and light; very good image quality"

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    Capture distant subjects clearly with this Fujinon 230mm camera lens. The lightweight focusing lens and precision motor ensure quick and silent autofocusing, and the image stabilization delivers sharp images, even in low-light conditions. Pair this Fujinon 230mm lens with your X Series camera for maximum flexibility and easy compatibility.
    $399.99
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    "Worth it...Good Lens!...Compact and light; very good image quality...Yes, it's a slow kit lens, but its compact size and light weight compared to the larger Fuji zooms make it a useful addition to the kit."

    "Compact and light; very good image quality"

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    Capture distant subjects clearly with this Fujinon 230mm camera lens. The lightweight focusing lens and precision motor ensure quick and silent autofocusing, and the image stabilization delivers sharp images, even in low-light conditions. Pair this Fujinon 230mm lens with your X Series camera for maximum flexibility and easy compatibility.
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    "Love it...Love it....Light weight, fairly compact, and easy to use....It has a 4 group optical zoom system and includes a large-diameter element, an aspherical lens element, a UD lens element and enhanced lens coatings for high-contrast, high-resolution images with minimal glare and aberration."

    "Light weight, fairly compact, and easy to use."

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    With an STM (stepping motor) and focus mechanism, this Canon EF-S 9519B002 zoom lens allows you to record ultrasharp videos or capture crisp photos using your compatible Canon camera. The UD lens element helps you take highly realistic images.
    $269.99
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    Was $299.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...Love it....Light weight, fairly compact, and easy to use....It has a 4 group optical zoom system and includes a large-diameter element, an aspherical lens element, a UD lens element and enhanced lens coatings for high-contrast, high-resolution images with minimal glare and aberration."

    "Light weight, fairly compact, and easy to use."

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    With an STM (stepping motor) and focus mechanism, this Canon EF-S 9519B002 zoom lens allows you to record ultrasharp videos or capture crisp photos using your compatible Canon camera. The UD lens element helps you take highly realistic images.
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    "Not Bad...Love it...Compact, wide range...This lens can handle almost every situation, so it saves me time and the hassle of changing a lens and maybe missing a shot!"

    "Compact, wide range"

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    Cover every shot with this all-in-one Nikon 18-140mm camera lens that lets you zoom from wide-angle to telephoto without missing a beat. Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass creates amazing contrast, and the zoom enables crisp images as close as 1.48 feet away. This Nikon 18-140mm camera lens features a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for super quiet clicks.
    $499.99
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    "Not Bad...Love it...Compact, wide range...This lens can handle almost every situation, so it saves me time and the hassle of changing a lens and maybe missing a shot!"

    "Compact, wide range"

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    Cover every shot with this all-in-one Nikon 18-140mm camera lens that lets you zoom from wide-angle to telephoto without missing a beat. Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass creates amazing contrast, and the zoom enables crisp images as close as 1.48 feet away. This Nikon 18-140mm camera lens features a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) for super quiet clicks.
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    "Love it....Best one...Excellent, compact lens....The Nikon 18-200mm lens is a little pricey but it is a very good lens with a very powerful zoom with sharp results and a wide perspective."

    "Excellent, compact lens."

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    Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18–200mm f/3.5–5.6G ED VR II Standard Zoom Lens: This powerful and versatile Nikon standard zoom lens is a great one-lens solution for DX-format DSLRs. Its wide angle to telephoto focal range gives photographers a flexible tool to get the shot without having to switch lenses.
    $649.99
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    "Love it....Best one...Excellent, compact lens....The Nikon 18-200mm lens is a little pricey but it is a very good lens with a very powerful zoom with sharp results and a wide perspective."

    "Excellent, compact lens."

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    Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18–200mm f/3.5–5.6G ED VR II Standard Zoom Lens: This powerful and versatile Nikon standard zoom lens is a great one-lens solution for DX-format DSLRs. Its wide angle to telephoto focal range gives photographers a flexible tool to get the shot without having to switch lenses.
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    "The best...Good lens...Compact and light....Though the cost of this lens is a bit high for the casual camera user with small budgets for camera equipment, it doesn't take away from it being a fantastic go to lens that can stay mounted for a variety of photography moments."

    "Compact and light."

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    Utilizing a Carl Zeiss T-star coating, this dust- and moisture-resistant Sony SEL2470Z zoom lens allows you to shoot clear, detailed images using your compatible Sony a7-series full-frame camera. Optical SteadyShot image stabilization minimizes blur.
    $799.99
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    Was $899.99
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    "The best...Good lens...Compact and light....Though the cost of this lens is a bit high for the casual camera user with small budgets for camera equipment, it doesn't take away from it being a fantastic go to lens that can stay mounted for a variety of photography moments."

    "Compact and light."

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    Utilizing a Carl Zeiss T-star coating, this dust- and moisture-resistant Sony SEL2470Z zoom lens allows you to shoot clear, detailed images using your compatible Sony a7-series full-frame camera. Optical SteadyShot image stabilization minimizes blur.
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    "Sharp AF...Good lens...Sharp, reliable, compact and quite a beautiful modern look....If this lens is a 2.8, it would get 5 stars for sure, F/4 seems a little dated especially at such a high price point."

    "Sharp, reliable, compact and quite a beautiful modern look."

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    Capture clear images and video footage with this Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE SEL1635Z wide zoom lens, which attaches to your Sony E-mount camera and features 5 aspherical lenses and 3 extra-low dispersion elements for sharp, vibrant shots.
    $1,249.99
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    "Sharp AF...Good lens...Sharp, reliable, compact and quite a beautiful modern look....If this lens is a 2.8, it would get 5 stars for sure, F/4 seems a little dated especially at such a high price point."

    "Sharp, reliable, compact and quite a beautiful modern look."

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    Capture clear images and video footage with this Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE SEL1635Z wide zoom lens, which attaches to your Sony E-mount camera and features 5 aspherical lenses and 3 extra-low dispersion elements for sharp, vibrant shots.
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    "Good lens...great lens...Sharp compact lens...Its a lens thats great for both land scapes and portraits, im still learning but its been a lot more crisp and clear than the kit lens for the sony a7"

    "Sharp compact lens"

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    Designed for use with most Sony interchangeable-lens cameras with an Alpha mount, this Sony Vario-Tessar T* E SEL1670Z 16-70mm f/4 ZA OSS zoom lens features 4 aspheric elements to help ensure crisp, clear shots.
    $899.99
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    Was $999.99
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    "Good lens...great lens...Sharp compact lens...Its a lens thats great for both land scapes and portraits, im still learning but its been a lot more crisp and clear than the kit lens for the sony a7"

    "Sharp compact lens"

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    Product Description

    Designed for use with most Sony interchangeable-lens cameras with an Alpha mount, this Sony Vario-Tessar T* E SEL1670Z 16-70mm f/4 ZA OSS zoom lens features 4 aspheric elements to help ensure crisp, clear shots.